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General studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is to give the student a firm understanding of
production tools and methods together with an ability to use the
underlying theoretical concepts in real production scenarios.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be familiar with
the basic concepts of audio and video production (in the field of
Film and Television)

Course contents

- Microphones, amplifiers, the mixer and effects
- The sound properties of the video camera.
- Basics of ENG sound work
- Working in a sound studio
- Recoding techniques and mic positioning
- Digital technologies, sampling and synchronisation

Video technology:
- exposure
- picture composition
- using the basic functions of the video camera
- fieldwork principles and best practices

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Previous course names


Additional information


Recommended or required reading


Study activities

  • Lectures - 60 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 20 hours
  • Practical exercises - 40 hours
  • Individual studies - 13 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 133 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 0 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

Exams (written-, oral-, home-)

Assessment requirements

Compulsory class attendance (80%)
Passed exercises in group
Passed exam


Mård Tommy

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Assessment methods

2011-11-04 - Exams

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