General studies

Teaching language


Type of course


Cycle/level 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 niggling knowledge in producing films.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to produce a small student film and work as a production assistant in a professional film team.

Course contents

Producer roles
Different jobs production staff may Have
Little of each production staff should know
Producing documentary
Producing drama
Producing magazine shows
Learning curves
Production principles in Arcadas Student productions

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Previous course names

From idea to finished media product

Additional information

Please contact the course administrator for more information.

Recommended or required reading

Första produktionsboken (Alf Hemming, nätpublikation)
Producing (Charlotte Worthington, AVA Publishing)
The Film Director's Team (Alain Silver & Elizabeth Ward, Silman - James Press, Los Angeles)
Ordbok för filmare (Roland Sterner, FilmhusFörlaget AB)

Study activities

  • Lectures - 54 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 33 hours
  • Practical exercises - 10 hours
  • Individual studies - 36 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-)
  • Demonstrations and proficiency exams
  • Essays, reports, productions and portfolio

Assessment requirements

Passed written examination and performed tasks and presentations

The examinations contribute to the final grade as follows: ...


  • Hemming Alf
  • Öhman Elisabeth


Hemming Alf

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

The timetable of the course

Se - see ASTA/ARBS

Assessment methods

  • 2013-12-17 - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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