Module Catalogues

Introduction to Post Production

Module Title Introduction to Post Production
Module Level Level 1
Module Credits 2.50
Academic Year 2021/22
Semester SEM1

Aims and Fit of Module

This module is designed to:
Enable students to develop an understanding of the video editing process and the basic skills to edit a short project from start to finish Understand and actively manage digital workflow from knowledge and concepts to practice

Learning outcomes

A Demonstrate an understanding of post-production editing software through basic timeline phases
B Demonstrate a practical knowledge of post-production software whilst editing a short sequence and managing workflow

Method of teaching and learning

The teaching sessions are divided into three components (Lectures, technical screenings and practical workshops).
Lectures will focus on editing technique and basic craft rules.
Technical screenings will allow technical discussion about editing technique and practitioners.
An intensive series of practical workshops will equip the students with the technical skills and understanding of post-production and post-production software.
Within lab work the emphasis will shift to the manipulation of video and audio using software techniques and practical troubleshooting of equipment use.