Module Title:Advanced Editing
Language of Instruction:English
Credits: 5
NFQ Level:8
Module Delivered In 1 programme(s)
Teaching & Learning Strategies: Focus will be put on individual, practice-based learning. Each student will be expected to show their creative flair as well as their technical skill.
Module Aim: To enhance students' practical post production skills in editing. To provide students with experience using industry-standard software to a professional level.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to:
LO1 Navigate & operate industry standard video editing software to a professional level.
LO2 Show an understanding of the range of customisation options in professional post production software.
LO3 Demonstrate the ability to work well within the timeline.
LO4 Create custom effects using keyframes.
Pre-requisite learning
Module Recommendations

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Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Navigating the software
More complex fundamentals of loading footage and working within the timeline will be explored with additional options for fundamental functions outlined. Students should start to choose how they prefer to work rather than learning one option.
Students will study more advanced options within the video editing software. From customising the project options to working with custom shortcuts, using individualised settings and effects.
Assessment Breakdown%
Continuous Assessment
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Exhibition Evaluation Examination will ascertain students' proficiency at navigating and operating professional editing software. 1,2 50.00 Ongoing
No Project
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Practical/Skills Evaluation Students may be asked to complete a practical assignment, with the aim of exhibiting proficiency in the post production workflow and advanced editing techniques. 3,4 50.00 Week 10
No End of Module Formal Examination

SETU Carlow Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Laboratory Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Time Every Week 2.00
Total Hours 5.00

Module Delivered In

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
CW_EETVM_B Bachelor of Science (Honours) in TV and Media Production 7 Mandatory