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CMS 219 VIDEO PRODUCTION

CMS 219 – Video Production

Course Outline

Course Number & Name:  CMS 219 Video Production

Credit Hours:  3.0             Contact Hours:  3.0          Lecture:  2.0              Lab:  2.0                Other:  N/A

Prerequisites:  Grade of “C” or better in CMS 110

Co-requisites:  None                                                      Concurrent Courses:  None

Course Description: This advanced hands-on course allows students to create and develop a series of independent video productions. The tasks that students undertake include script writing, producing, directing, scheduling productions, camera operating, field videotaping, and post-production editing. Note:  Students are required to purchase their own videotapes or storage media.

Course Goals: Upon successful completion of this course, students should be able to do the following:

  1. plan and script an independent video production;
  2. direct an independent video production involving a variety of elements;
  3. edit an independent video production involving complex graphic elements; and
  4. prepare a distribution plan that utilizes traditional and new media.