COM2303 - Video Production and Editing

Offering Academic Unit
Department of Media and Communication
Credit Units
Course Duration
One Semester
Course Offering Term*:
Semester A 2020/21, Semester B 2020/21
Semester A 2021/22 (Tentative), Semester B 2021/22 (Tentative)

* The offering term is subject to change without prior notice
Course Aims

This course aims to teach concepts and practices of basic video shooting and editing techniques for mass communication. It provides students with a working knowledge and skills on: 
1) pre-production preparation including creating a shot list, writing a treatment/proposal, and a storyboard, 
2) basic concepts of video shooting and operations of professional camera, 
3) approaches, techniques, and styles of video editing and the operation of video editing software, 
4) producing video content for various purposes of mass communication, with an emphasis on advertising and news feature.
Students will work on exercises and class assignments to get familiar with the shooting and editing of video content for various mass media outlets.

Assessment (Indicative only, please check the detailed course information)

Continuous Assessment: 100%
Detailed Course Information


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