Welcome to the LACC Cinema/TV Department at the Hollywood Foreign Press Association Center

Spring session classes are going on now.

Classes begin February 6th (16 week classes) and March 29 (8 week classes) in both on-line and in-person versions. Look for updates for about other semesters in 2023 coming soon.

Descriptions of: All Cinema Courses
Descriptions of: All Television Courses


(no prerequisites required)


(no prerequisites required)

If you have questions about individual classes, contact the instructor of the class via email: Faculty & Staff
Use the student portal to login to your online class.

 See a short tour of our Cinema/TV Department and Facilitites

Find out about some of our famous alumi working in Hollywood

Congratulations on the Hollywood Foreign Press Association (HFPA) Center for Cinema and Television at LACC!

Read the Hollywood Reporter story

The new state-of-the-art Dick Clark Television Studio thanks to a donation from the Hollywood Foreign Press Association

Music Editor Console
Music Video Behind Scenes

Mission Statement

The LACC Cinema and Television Department is dedicated to providing students with the technical skills and creative guidance to prepare them for professions in the entertainment industry.

Certificates Offered by the LACC Cinema/TV Department

Life at LACC

Learn more about the Cinema/TV program at LACC by following our Student Blogger Carmen!

Course Descriptions

Academic Programs: Cinema / TV
College Catalog
Class Schedules
Calendar of Classes & Events
List of Certificates and Degrees in Entertainment

Cinema Television Department


Cinema Television Department
Los Angeles City College
Communications Building (map)
855 N Vermont Ave
Los Angeles CA 90029


Jen Vaughn
Department Chair
Associate Professor of Cinema
Email: vaughnje@lacitycollege.edu
Phone: (323) 953-4000 ext. 2631