SAC 290 - Introduction to Media Production
Section: 003
Term: WN 2018
Subject: Screen Arts and Cultures (SAC)
Department: LSA Screen Arts & Cultures
Credits:
3
Requirements & Distribution:
CE
Waitlist Capacity:
unlimited
Lab Fee:
50.00
Enforced Prerequisites:
SAC 236 or RCHUMS 236, completed with a minimum grade of C- or better.
Repeatability:
May not be repeated for credit.
Primary Instructor:

SAC 290 is a fast-paced, hands-on survey course in media production introducing multi-camera television, digital video, and 16mm film. Students will work in groups to complete short digital video projects and in the process, gain first-hand experience in strategies and techniques of scripting and pre-production, production, and post-production. The aim of the course is to explore the aesthetics and processes of film, video, and television production. Similarities and differences of the various media/approaches will be explored.

Course Requirements:

Assessment will be based on short assignments related to production — storyboard and shooting plans and group production projects using digital media and film (45%), TV studio directing projects (20%), 3 in-class quizzes (15%), reading responses (10%), and attendance and participation in good spirit (10%).

Intended Audience:

SAC undergraduates and other undergraduates interested in media production.

Class Format:

The course will meet twice per week for two hours per meeting.

SAC 290 - Introduction to Media Production
Schedule Listing
001 (LEC)
P
16394
Open
16
 
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TuTh 1:00PM - 3:00PM
002 (LEC)
P
16395
Open
16
 
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MW 10:00AM - 12:00PM
003 (LEC)
P
16396
Open
16
 
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MW 1:00PM - 3:00PM
004 (LEC)
P
16397
Open
16
 
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MW 9:00AM - 11:00AM
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ISBN: 1621535266
The Bare Bones Camera Course for Film and Video, Author: Tom Schroeppel, Chuck DeLaney, Publisher: Allworth Press 3RD 2015
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