Introduction to Film and Television Production



  • South Seas Film School

    Sep 24 - 26, 2019

  • South Seas Film School

    Dec 03 - 05, 2019

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The course is aimed at introducing students to the basic video production skills used in studio and location recording and postproduction editing of television programmes.

What you'll learn

The course delivers 3 days of intensive hands-on practical training. Students will shoot and record his or her own location production, edit this into a programme item, record their own photo stills video, and take part in a studio magazine programme production. Students learn all the basic techniques of editing and field recording before going out on location to record. These location shoots are edited for programming into a more advanced studio production. During the 3 days students rotate roles and cover a wide range of integrated skills.

These include:

  • Vox Pops - camera and sound recording operations.  
  • Studio video camera and sound recording operations.  
  • Directing of Location and Studio Productions.  
  • Studio control room Vision Switching.  Studio Production Floor Managing.
  • Post Production Editing on non-linear Editing Suites.
  • Reporting, Presenting and Interviewing for television.  
  • Researching and Scripting links and interviews for television programmes.

Students are trained by industry-experienced tutors and work in Yoobee Colleges extensive and recently upgraded 4K capable studio and production facilities. The course tutors will also take time to discuss and answer questions about industry careers and the content and training methods of Yoobee Colleges.

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Domestic and International Students

$280 (Including GST)

Entry Requirements

Minimum age 15 years

Once you have successfully completed this course, develop your skills with either the Diploma in On-Screen Acting or choose the New Zealand Diploma In Screen Production

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