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Media Production: Video - MECO2602

Year - 2020

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%)

Additional information
Available to BA/B Advanced Studies (Media and Communications), BA/BLaw students only


18 credit points at 1000 level in Media and Communications including MECO1004


Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 2

24 Aug 2020

Department/School: Media and Communications
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 28 Sep 2020
Unit of study level: Intermediate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: No
Faculty/department permission required? No
Courses that offer this unit

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