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2023-2024 General Catalog 
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MMS 174 - Advanced Video Production

Last Date of Approval: Spring 2021

2 Credits
Total Lecture Hours: 15
Total Lab Hours: 30
Total Clinical Hours: 0
Total Work-Based Experience Hours: 0

Course Description:
In this course the student will learn the advanced theories, strategies, and practical uses of video production to produce quality content crucial to obtain a career as a video editor, freelance videographer, and media producer for broadcast. The student will learn the proper use of graphics, advanced editing techniques, lighting, and camera work. An emphasis is placed on producing content for a variety of live and prerecorded projects. The student will also gather more knowledge on the equipment and software that is used in a professional career in video production. This course will also help students gain confidence in skills and ability which will be of key significance when making important life decisions.

Prerequisites: MMS 172 - Video Production   
Mode(s) of Instruction: traditional/face-to-face

Credit for Prior Learning: None

Course Fees: None

Common Course Assessment(s): None

Student Learning Outcomes and Objectives:
  1. Build and use a story board to plan video projects. 

  1. Demonstrate the use of video editing software. 

  1. Develop an idea from conception to finished product. 

  1. Operate video production systems and graphic systems for live switching and editing. 

  1. Select the appropriate controls on a video camera to achieve an aesthetic look. 

  1. Plan shot and edit to postproduction projects as a group and as an individual. 

  1. Produce a video PSA, news cast, commercial and documentary. 

Course Objectives:  

  1. Justify an idea and its planning process. 

  1. Compose graphics and effects for projects and justify their use. 

  1. Determine the correct cameras and angles to tell a compelling story in the studio and in the field 

  1. Assess audio sources to support the appropriate sound for different video scenes. 

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