11th January 2006
TECHNOLOGY STUDENTS WITH STARS IN THEIR EYES
students from the Department of Creative Technologies are going on the trip of
a lifetime to the creative cultural capital of the world where they’ll
experience student life at the
trip follows on from last year’s visit to the Big Apple where students took
part in the production of a
The students are from a range of courses including Audio Technology, Media Technology and Games Design.
Senior lecturer John Hamlin says it will be an invaluable learning experience: “One of the highlights of the trip will be the visit to the University of Southern California (USC) where many of world’s most acclaimed directors, producers and writers started out.
“Every year since 1974 a graduate of the University of Southern California School of Cinema - Television has been nominated for an Oscar which serves as a mark of the school’s prestige within the industry. Their alumni include film directors Ron Howard and George Lucas.
“The students will
get the chance to talk to their counterparts at USC and find out about campus
life and how it differs from their own experiences. In previous years students
group will arrive in LA in time to witness the star-studded Golden Globe Awards.
They will also take a tour of
group will fly out to LA on the 16th January from Heathrow and
return to the
For more information contact:
Kate Strawson, Press Officer
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