Module Title:Introduction to Post Production
Language of Instruction:English
Credits: 5
NFQ Level:6
Module Delivered In No Programmes
Teaching & Learning Strategies: Practical labs will be used to instruct students in the industry standard software. Tutorials will be used to reinforce and compliment the knowledge gained in the labs.
Module Aim: To equip students with a strong foundation in professional editing software
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to:
LO1 Understand and operate within a professional editing workflow - with particular emphasis on beginning a project and loading footage.
LO2 Exhibit a good grasp of the fundamentals of professional video editing - building a sequence and working within the timeline.
LO3 Navigate and operate professional editing software to a basic standard.
LO4 Exporting - Understand the need for different codecs and formats and show an ability to export different file types for different scenarios.
Pre-requisite learning
Module Recommendations

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Requirements
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Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Editing Skills - Post Production Techniques
Upon completion, students will understand the fundamental technical skills fo rprofessional editing. They will be able to - Start a project - Link or Import media - Place footage on the timeline in various ways - Work with the media in the timeline - Create basic effects - Export their edit.
Assessment Breakdown%
Continuous Assessment50.00%
Practical50.00%
Continuous Assessment
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Practical/Skills Evaluation Students will be required to show a basic ability to create a project and work within the timeline. 1,2 0.00 Week 7
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Practical
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Practical/Skills Evaluation Students will be required to open a project, navigate through it and export their video to standards provided. 3,4 50.00 Week 11
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 2.00
Lecture Every Week 1.00
Independent Learning Every Week 1.00
Total Hours 4.00