Video Production I

Prerequisite: Motion Picture Fundamentals 42 classroom hours.

Summer 2014
  • Full Summer | VID115A Wed 6:00-9:15 Cantine Sign Up

In this hands-on course students acquire the skills required to design, shoot and edit video. The class combines demonstrations, lecture, exercises, projects and critiques. 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. Students are expected to focus on designing and producing an effective final project. Grading is based on the quality of work produced and performance on written exams. All necessary equipment is provided but students must supply videotape. In addition to tuition, a $70 course fee is charged.