This unit introduces students to the history, theory and practice of video production. The unit will equip students with practical skills in planning and researching a video, as well as skills in digital camera operation, video recording, lighting, sound and digital non-linear video editing. The unit emphasises factual, non-fiction video.
1x2 hr lecture/week for nine weeks, 1x2hr workshop/week
1x 1200wd equivalent 80 second TV News story (25%), 1x 2300wd equivalent 6-minute factual video (50%), 1x 1000wd Take home mid semester exercise (25%)
12 credit points at 1000 level in Media and Communications