Capilano University

Costuming for Stage and Screen

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Program Information

School:Capilano University
Faculty:Faculty of Fine & Applied Arts - School of Motion Picture Arts
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Fashion/Apparel Design
Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
Description:The two-year, full-time Costuming for Stage & Screen Diploma teaches students the technical and creative aspects of costuming for theatre and film.

You'll learn costume history, textiles, wardrobe management and cutting and construction techniques. You'll gain hands-on experience working on campus theatre productions and student film projects. Our grads are well-qualified for entry-level positions in motion picture and theatre costuming departments.
URL:Costuming for Stage and Screen at Capilano University
Length:2 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $28,647

Cost shown is for Year 1 and includes fees.
Careers:Theatre, Fashion, Exhibit and Other Creative Designers

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

    Applicants are required to have high school graduation (Grade 12) or equivalent OR Mature Student status.

    Test Scores:
    • Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 70] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 560] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 83]

    Capilano English Language Requirement for students whose primary language is not English: Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): paper=560, internet=83, or English Language Assessment (ELA)=145, or International English Language Testing System (Academic IELTS)=6.5 overall, and no one score less than 6, or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL)=70, or Pearson Test of English (PTE Academic)=56 or Capilano University EAP 100 and 101 with a minimum B+ grade in each course.

    Additional Admission Requirements:
    • Work Experience
    • Portfolio
    An interview and a portfolio are required as part of the admission process. Students who have sufficient work experience in the film or theatre industries may be admitted on a case by case basis to the second year of the program.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on January 24, 2020