Module Title:   Moving Image Production

Module Credit:   20

Module Code:   EM-0156D

Academic Year:   2015/6

Teaching Period:   Semester 1

Module Occurrence:   A

Module Level:   FHEQ Level 4

Module Type:   Standard module

Provider:   Film & Media

Related Department/Subject Area:   School of Media, Design and Technology

Principal Co-ordinator:   Mr Chris Hazell

Additional Tutor(s):   Mrs Karen D Scott

Prerequisite(s):   None

Corequisite(s):   None

To gain an appreciation of basic conventions of video production and the to gain an appreciation of TV roles.

Learning Teaching & Assessment Strategy:
Lectures and demonstrations are used to impart the requisite knowledge, which is applied in group project work to produce a short television based product, using single camera and multi-camera techniques. A location shoot with planning documents, attendance at multi-camera shoot days and the production of a report are used to assess the student`s understanding of simple video production.
Supplementary assessment: the student will be required to repair the deficiency in the relevant failed areas of the module and may be required to repeat with attendance the relevant sections of the course.

Lectures:   6.00          Directed Study:   140.00           
Seminars/Tutorials:   6.00          Other:   0.00           
Laboratory/Practical:   48.00          Formal Exams:   0.00          Total:   200.00

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

demonstrate a knowledge of the major roles and processes involved in TV production.

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

carry out a given role in single camera and multi-camera production; edit using Final Cut Pro.

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

deploy effective team working, time-management and visual communication skills.

  Coursework   40%
  Group single camera shoot and edit
  Coursework   20%
  Group planning documentation
  Coursework   40%
  Attendance at multi-camera shoots and submission of individual report

Outline Syllabus:
1. Camera work, editing and production skills. 2. Pre-production preparation. 3. Location issues and reconnaissance and safety risk assessment. 4. Introduction to basic sound requirements. 5. TV production roles.

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