6 points, SCA Band 2, 0.125 EFTSL
Undergraduate - Unit
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Not offered in 2018
The unit builds on the knowledge of basic concepts from FIT2026 Sound and video studio by further developing an understanding of the multimedia development process, tools and techniques as applied to advanced time based media manipulation in multimedia content production. It introduces students to a range of techniques by which video can be manipulated and enhanced after the original material has been recorded.
At the completion of this unit, students should be able to:
- develop a project management plan for delivering a video product that showcases a combination of live action and visual effects;
- use sound and video recording software to create a video product that incorporates digital compositing and manipulation of video and graphic elements;
- demonstrate aesthetic and technical skills in creating virtual environments by lighting and positioning elements in 3D space;
- demonstrate skill and understanding of compositing techniques.
In-semester assessment: 100%
Minimum total expected workload equals 12 hours per week comprising:
- Contact hours for on-campus students:
- One 1-hour lecture
- One 3-hour tutorial
- Additional requirements (all students):
- A minimum of 8 hours independent study per week for completing lab and project work, private study and revision.
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