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Professional 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 that the student get a sturdy teoretical base in videotechnique, audiotechnique and technique of telling stories so that he can be creative. The course enhances skills learned on an earlier course. The course gives answers that have risen from earlier course.

After course knows student basic terms in audiovisual telling for single camera productions

- mikrofones, amplifiers, mixer and effects
- audio with camera, ENG sound basics
- basics in studio
- digital technology and syncing
- basics in sound design

Visual telling
- exposure
- basics in telling with pictures
- basic functions of video camera
- working on location
- contemporary theory of editing and basics of Avid

The course consist of obligatory lessons (80%) and hands-on sessions. Simple practises gives all students possibility to work with basic tools.

Singlecamera1 gives skills to work effectively on course Singlecamera2.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to
work in a team in single camera productions and to use the
ENG-equipment to produce factual productions and simple drama

Course contents

Lectures and practical exercises in the production of content,
video- and audio material for news and drama.

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Previous course names


Additional information

Compulsory attendance (min 80%) and work beyond scheduled
time is expected.

Recommended or required reading

will be told during the course

Study activities

  • Lectures - 65 hours
  • Individual- and group instruction - 8 hours
  • Practical exercises - 12 hours
  • Project- and production work/artistic activities - 20 hours
  • Individual studies - 20 hours
  • - 8 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

Attending lessions and exercices. Passing an exam.


  • Grabber Klaus
  • Lindfors Kauko
  • Nordström Fred
  • Nåls Jan
  • Cantell Saara


Lindfors Kauko

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

Until further notice

Assessment methods

  • 2013-12-18 - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Demonstrations and presentations
  • Date will be announced later - Reports and productions

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