The course is included in these curricula and study modules
- Film and tv 2011 (sound and music) - Short film and fiction work
- Film and tv 2011 (cinematography and editing) - Short film and fiction work
- Film and tv 2011 (scriptwriting) - Short film and fiction work
- Film and tv 2011 (directing) - Short film and fiction work
- Film and tv 2012 (producing films) - Documentary work
- Film and tv 2012 (scriptwriting and directing) - Documentary work
- Film and tv 2012 (cinematography and editing) - Documentary work
- Film and tv 2012 (sound and music) - Documentary work
Type of course
Cycle/level of course
Recommended year of study
Total number of ECTS
The aim of the course is the promotion and development of visual awareness.
The key objective of the course is to encourage students to look at film from a design perspec)ve. Students will analyze film focusing on the visual design, learning to see film as a cohesive visual world and learning how to create that world and tell a visual story. Students will apply knowledge and techniques discussed on the course to develop their own visual plan for their final work films, this work will be presented at the end of the course.
At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to know
the role and working methods of production designer, costume designer and makeup artist. - The concept of a film as a cohesive visual world which must function and tell a story,
- How to work with a designer in preproduction,
- How to communicate using visual research to present their ideas,
- To gather and to present their visual research and ideas in a professional manner to others.
A variety of teaching methods will be used during this course. These will consist of: lectures and presentations, film screenings and active group discussions. The students will also complete their own work during the course and will have individual tutorials during that time. Students will be required to present their ideas in a professional manner to the group as they would in real work.
Prerequisites and co-requisites
- Lectures - 80 hours
- Individual- and group instruction - 35 hours
- Practical exercises - 20 hours
- Total workload of the course: 135 hours
- Of which autonomous studies: 135 hours
- Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours
Mode of Delivery
Participation in tuition
Demonstrations and proficiency exams
To pass the course the student should pass the following examinations:
Examination 1 The students will be expected to present a clear, well considered and inspiring visual plan on the final day of the course ´Visual Pitch`
Examination 2.... etc.
(examinations include written examination tests, demonstrations and presentations, reports and produktions, essays, and also presence at specified occasions)
The examinations contribute to the final grade as follows: ...
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Assignments valid until
Until date 2014-12-31
2014-12-19 - Demonstrations and presentations