The course is included in these curricula and study modules

<a href="/en/curricula/604000/2021-2022/138">Media culture 2008 (audio) - Single camera production</a>


General studies

Teaching language


Type of course

Free Elective

Recommended year of study


Total number of ECTS

5 cr

Competency aims

The aim of the course is that the student can use field equipment in professional manner.

Learning outcomes

At the end of the course the student knows what kind of equipment is needed for documentary and short film.

The student knows how to work with basic equipment. The routines on location become clear.

Course contents

Lessons, simulated recording on location, work as boom operator, sound recorder, sound designer, sound editor and re-recording mixer.

Guidance on location.

Feedback during the process and when films are finished.

Prerequisites and co-requisites

Singlecamera 1, Shortfilm 2

Previous course names


Additional information


Recommended or required reading

Purcell: Dialog Editing for Motion Picture

Study activities

  • Lectures - 40 hours
  • Laboratory lessons and tasks in a simulated environment - 16 hours
  • Project work and productions - 60 hours


  • Total workload of the course: 116 hours
  • Of which autonomous studies: 60 hours
  • Of which scheduled studies: 56 hours

Mode of Delivery

Participation in tuition


Lindfors Kauko


Grönvall John

Group size

No limit

Course completion date

Date for course completion will be announced later

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