Television production introduces students to the pre-production, production, and post-production techniques used in single camera and multi-camera television production. While some exercises are individual, students spend most of the unit in production units of six to eight members working on a variety of exercises ranging from short narrative scenes and multi-camera interviews to short multi-camera scenes from soap operas. Students gain experience in using studio cameras, vision-switching, floor-managing, audio production techniques, directing, producing, performance and lighting techniques for television production.

Unit details

Location:
Study level:
Undergraduate
Credit points:
12
Unit code:
ACC2010

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  1. Critically apply knowledge and skills required for television production and its industrial context;  
  2. Articulate discipline specific technical knowledge of an aspect within television production;  
  3. Communicate and cooperate in teams to achieve project goals;  
  4. Construct simple television segments using multi-camera television production techniques.  

Assessment

Assessment type Description Grade
Exercise Chapter Question Review 30%
Project Group multi-camera television interview 30%
Project Group multi-camera television drama scenes scene 40%

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