Digital Video (AWSS2013)


This practical unit will explore the language of moving images with particular reference to the role digial media plays in the contemporary urban context. This subject assumes no prior knowledge of editing software; students will learn about conventions of filming, framing and editing; and the technical aspects of pre-production, production and post-production. The subject will cover a range of experimental cinematic movements and installation and media art. Emphasis is placed on experimentation, skills development and conceptual engagement.

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Workshop 3 hrs/wk


Projects (60%); participation, written and practical components (40%)

Practical work

Studio practice

Faculty/department permission required?


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