Introduction to Video Production
Learn video for business. Direct, produce and edit a short video to add to your portfolio using your smartphone. Gain skills in storyboards, script writing, shooting, sound and editing.
Your upfront cost: $0
- 20 Sep 2021
The University of South Australia, UniSA, is ranked in the top 10 universities nationally and amongst the very best young universities in the world. They offer over 200 world-class degrees that are informed by industry and delivered with a highly practical approach to teaching and learning. In fact, they are South Australia’s number one university for graduate careers. They are a valuable partner with Open Universities Australia.
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By the end of this 10-week course, you’ll be able to:
- Demonstrate familiarity with the historic and contemporary strategies of video production
- Display the competent use of camera, sound and editing technologies and techniques and adhere to basic professional practice expectations
- Implement all stages of the video production cycle from concept to screen to create and produce content within and across media forms
- The camera and your story
- Sound recording and scripting
- Continuity and storyboarding
- Pre-production and planning
- Personnel and safety
- Wrapping up and the creative feedback
No eligibility requirements
No special requirements
Organisations are increasingly using short videos to promote and deliver information. Learn to direct, produce and edit a short video production that you can add to your portfolio to show future employers. Gain technical skills in shooting, learn how to use sound and apply video editing techniques that professionals use on a regular basis.
Create storyboards to visualise your screen direction, and plan and write a script. During your course, you’ll understand the importance of good planning and time management in a video production.
You will not need any specialist video production to complete this course. All you need is your smart phone. As a UniSA Online student, you will also have access to Adobe Premiere Pro to edit your work for free.
UniSA Online’s 10-week short courses give you the flexibility to upskill in a certain area, stay current with developments in your field, diversify your knowledge, or even explore a new direction in your career – without having to commit to the time and cost of a full university degree.
Delivered 100% online, you’ll be able to study where and when it suits you. Access online academic and student support seven days a week, fit study around work and life commitments, view learning resources 24/7, and log in to the interactive online environment anywhere, any time and on any device.
This is a first-year course from UniSA Online’s Bachelor of Digital Media degree.
- Continuous Assessment (60%)
- Project (40%)
Current study term: 19 Sep 21 to 26 Nov 21
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