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Professional 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 improve his skills in conveying his visual goals into practical production

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student is expected to be able to be familiar with visual storytelling, knowing different tools and components and how they relate to each other.

Course contents

Composition, dramaturgical functions of the visual principles, rhythm, camera moves

Prerequisites and co-requisites


Previous course names


Additional information


Recommended or required reading

Henry Bacon: Audiovisuaalisen kerronan teoria Bo Bergström: Effektiv visuell kommunikation Caputo, Steranko & Elllison: Visual Storytelling: The Art and Technique

Study activities

  • Lectures - 45 hours
  • Exercise based learning - 13 hours
  • Project work and productions - 35 hours
  • Individual studies - 40 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 133 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 75 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 58 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition

Assessment methods

  • Exams
  • Essays


  • Grönvall John
  • Mård Tommy


Grönvall John

Group size

No limit

Assignments valid until

12 months after course has ended

Assessment methods

  • 2008-10-24 - Exams
  • Date will be announced later - Essays

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