Units of Study
MECO3601 - Video Production
Semester 2, 2012 | Credit Points: 6
Coordinator: Alison Ray
Phone: +61 2 9036 7226
This is an introduction to the theory and practice of digital video production, with a strong practical component, emphasizing information-based programming (news, current affairs, corporate video, documentary and infotainment). Students will be expected to produce short video items individually and in groups, using professional standard desktop editing software.
1x1300wd equivalent 80-sec news piece (25%), 1x2000wd equivalent 6-min video (50%), 1x1200wd analysis in exam format (25%)
Course Reader available from the University Copy Centre.
Martha Mollison, Producing Videos: A Complete Guide. 3rd edition. AFTRS/ Allen & Unwin: Sydney, 2010
1x2-hr lecture/week, 1x 2-hr workshop/week
12 junior credit points from MECO units plus (one of MECO1002, WRIT1001, WRIT1002, ENGL1025, ENGL1007)
Note: Students enrolling from 2010 should plan to take MECO1002 as per degree regulations
Available to BA (Media and Comm), BA (Media and Comm)/BLaws and BSc (Media and Comm) students only.
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