The purpose of this course is to provide students with the technical instruction and practical experiences for aspiring video and filmmakers in the production of media for news and entertainment. Students will experience both the creative and technical aspects of video production in conjunction with learning about news reporting.
Students will be instructed on the three stages of project creation.
- Pre-production Stage – story development, screenplay writing, storyboarding, scheduling, and directing
- Production Stage – basic visual composition, set-up and operation of camera, sound, and lighting
- Post-production Stage – learn to use software for editing video and audio