Forms

For current students, the following forms and resources may be useful.

Curriculum Exception Form

Students wishing to substitute or waive courses must complete the exception form. Please deliver forms and supporting materials to the Film Office in Art 270.

pdfDownload the Curriculum Exception Form

Independent Internship Agreement for Film 4900 or 6900

Students who have secured an internship and want to receive credit must complete this form. Please note this is not the same form as is required for the Departmental Internship Program, which is for students who are seeking help in finding an internship.

pdfDownload the Independent Internship Agreement

National Association of Colleges and Employers (NACE) guidelines internship guidelines:

  1. The experience must be an extension of the classroom: a learning experience that provides for applying the knowledge gained in the classroom. It must not be simply to advance the operations of the employer or be the work that a regular employee would routinely perform.
  2. The skills or knowledge learned must be transferable to other employment settings.The experience has a defined beginning and end, and a job description with desired qualifications.
  3. There are clearly defined learning objectives/goals related to the professional goals of the student’s academic coursework. 
  4. There is supervision by a professional with expertise and educational and/or professional background in the field of the experience.
  5. There is routine feedback by the experienced supervisor.  
  6. There are resources, equipment, and facilities provided by the host employer that support learning objectives/goals. 

Independent Projects Agreement for Film 4950 or 6950

Students wishing to work one on one with a faculty member to complete a production project must complete this form. Forms should be returned to the department office in ART 270 at least one week prior to the semester in which the research will begin.

pdfDownload the Independent Projects Agreement

Independent Research Agreement for Film 4910, 4999 or 6910

Students wishing to work one on one with a faculty member to complete a research project must complete this form. Forms should be returned to the department office in ART 270 at least one week prior to the semester in which the research will begin.

pdfDownload the Independent Research Agreement

Guide to Incomplete Grades

It is recommended, though not required, for students seeking an incomplete grade to review and complete the form with their course instructor.

pdfDownload the Guide to Incompletes