Video Production I

Prerequisite: Motion Picture Fundamentals. 42 classroom hours.

Fall 2014
  • VID115A Mon 6:00-9:00 Knapp Sign Up
  • VID115B Wed 2:00-5:00 Cantine Sign Up

In this hands-on course students acquire the skills required to design, shoot and edit high-definition video. The class combines demonstrations, lectures, exercises, projects and critiques. Students are given several shooting and editing assignments. Emphasis is placed on visual and aural expression through technical mastery of the video medium. Topics include digital camera operation, lighting, audio recording, scripting, non-linear editing, special effects and audio mixing. Grading is based on the quality of work produced and on written exams. All necessary equipment is provided. In addition to tuition, a $70 course fee is charged.