Module Title:Introduction to TV Studio Production
Language of Instruction:English
Credits: 10
NFQ Level:6
Module Delivered In No Programmes
Teaching & Learning Strategies: A combination of tutorials, demonstration of studio equipment and production techniques, screening of studio-based programming, skills workshops/exercises and group project work, will be used.
Module Aim: The aim of the module is to provide students with the necessary skills and knowledge to understand a multi-camera production process.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to:
LO1 Conceive, formulate and participate in the development of ideas for studio programming.
LO2 Demonstrate knowledge of a multi-camera production process.
LO3 Use practical skills to plan productions and work competently as an individual and as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
LO4 Reflect on and evaluate the context in which multi-camera production environments operate.
Pre-requisite learning
Module Recommendations

This is prior learning (or a practical skill) that is recommended before enrolment in this module.

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Requirements
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Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Studio skills
Studio skills and knowledge. Conceive and formulate TV formats. Roles in studio production
Planning and pre-production
Scheduling and planning for multi-camera shoot Pre-production skills and checklists Risk assessments Health and safety
TV and Media industries
Business of TV and media Funding and resources broadcasters and support agencies
Legal and ethical issues
Legal issues for TV and media production Copyright and clearances Editorial policy and compliance
Project Management
An introduction to project management skills for studio production.
Assessment Breakdown%
Continuous Assessment30.00%
Project70.00%
Continuous Assessment
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Presentation Pitching exercise 1,3,4 15.00 n/a
Reflective Journal Critical Analysis based on content and production process 2,4 15.00 n/a
Project
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Project As Live studio production 1,2,3,4 35.00 n/a
Practical
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Practical/Skills Evaluation Short form practical assignments examining production skills, interviewing and research 1,2,3,4 35.00 n/a
No End of Module Formal Examination

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Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Laboratory Every Week 4.00
Tutorial Every Week 1.00
Independent Learning Every Week 2.00
Lecture Every Week 1.00
Total Hours 8.00