Audio/Video Production Fundamentals
This course provides a basic understanding of video production for a variety of uses. The class covers the preproduction, production, and post-production process that students would see in the current broadcasting/video development industry. Students will explore the equipment and techniques used to develop high-quality video productions for news and entertainment. Topics include lighting, sound synchronization, music licensing, scriptwriting, editing, camera operation, types of microphones, and use of a production studio. Students will look at current trends in the industry (wireless systems, high definition video) and create their own productions that convey information, tell stories, and demonstrate creativity.