Television & Advanced Video Production – 1200 Hours
The Program covers:
• Television Studio Operation
• Field Production for News, Sports and Entertainment
• Commercial Production
• Documentary Production
• Digital Video Editing – AVID Media Composer, Final Cut, Adobe Premiere
• Advanced Video Production
• Motion Graphics
• Cinematic Technique
• Professional Demo Reel
Semester I: Television Production & Studio Operation
In this semester,through demonstration, practice and lecture students acquire the necessary skills to pursue a career in all aspects of Television Station operation. Television commercial production, field production, studio production and documentary production for entertainment, news and sports are all studied in detail. Students will also master the use of AVID Media Composer and acquire a thorough working knowledge of this industry standard for film and video.
A full understanding is also gained in the operation of the various pieces of equipment used in producing live television entertainment, news, sports and interview shows. The concepts for creating professional level personal internet television shows are also covered.
Semester II: Advanced Video Production & Motion Graphics
During the second semester of the program students will study advanced video production including cinematic technique in videography, motion graphics, animation, graphic design and still photography. Building on the skill sets studied and developed in the first semester of the program, students continue to grow as independent content producers. Students’ will hone their skills and further their ability to cover an event, shoot creative video and acquire professional audio as well as write, produce and edit the production; resulting in a professional final product.
State-of-the-art graphic techniques are taught in a “hands-on” environment. Using Adobe Photoshop, After Effects, Adobe Premiere and other programs, students learn to master picture and content manipulation to create high end video productions. Advanced techniques used by graphic artists and content producers are studied and used in a real-world studio setting. Approximately 75% of the students’ time is spent in actual content production, 25% in lecture.
Demo Reel & Internship
Graduates of this program will acquire the skills to brand themselves and create high-end artistic video and graphic productions as well as work behind-the-scenes in a television station. The program culminates with a professional portfolio and an internship within the field.
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