Television Production

Unit code: ACC2010 | Study level: Undergraduate
(Generally, 1 credit = 10 hours of classes and independent study.)
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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.

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.


For Melbourne campuses

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

Required reading

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