Extent: 15-30 ECTS
Language: Finnish or English
Organizing department: Department of Film, Television and Scenography
Teacher in charge: Aleksi Bardy
Administrative contact: Study Coordinator Ilona Virtanen
Target group: Open minor
The normal application periods for internal mobility and JOO (flexible right to study) apply.
Application period and instructions for Aalto University students:
Students of other Finnish universities apply for the minor during the JOO application period in the JOOPAS system https://haku.joopas.fi
Minor students are required to have prior knowledge of the audiovisual field (for example, through education in another major or professional experience), good English skills, and a commitment to the field and its development demonstrated in a motivation letter.
Quotas and restrictions: 0-4 students are selected per academic year.
Prerequisites: a background in the subject is a prerequisite (see the application procedure)
Name of the minor in other languages: Audiovisuaalinen liiketoiminta, Audiovisuell affärsverksamhet
The student gains an understanding of the philosophy of audiovisual entrepreneurship, the changing operating environment and creative management.
This tailored minor entity consists of courses on the current state of audiovisual entrepreneurship, such as marketing, business planning, international co-productions and other key elements relating to the topic. The courses are mainly MA-level courses from the Film and Television Producing course offering.
As part of the study module, the student completes an analytical essay, either entirely in writing or as a combination of a written and a practical section. The essay is 10-15 pages (only in writing) or 5-10 pages (written + practical). The practical section can be related to an exercise carried out at the school or to a production outside the school. The entity can also be completely entirely in English.