Television Production

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


    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

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