Site Address: 1219 SW Park Ave.
Portland, OR 97205
Site Contact: Ellen Thomas, Education Director
Faculty Contact: Michael Clark, Assistant Professor, Department of English
Project Description: This partnership combines the practical filmmaking resources of the Northwest Film Center (NWFC) with PSU's academic expertise. Students can now take classes at the NWFC for PSU credit, and vice versa. The central outcome is the wedding of practical skills with theoretical knowledge. Students are able to pursue the BA or BS at PSU and receive a certificate in Film Studies at NWFC, as well as a Minor in Film from PSU. The program emphasizes critical awareness of media and culture.
Type of Partnership: Practica
Partnership Frequency: On-going, multi-term, multi-year partnership
Student Commitment: 20 students, 20 hours per week
Partnership Began: 9/15/2000
Partnership Ended: On-going