Media and film studies

Creative Production: Documentary Video

Module code: P4062
Level 4
15 credits in autumn semester
Teaching method: Practical, Workshop
Assessment modes: Coursework

This module introduces you to narrative using the moving image and encourages you to reflect critically on issues of form and representation in relation to your own work. You will learn key processes and techniques involved in video production: research, scripting, camera, sound and editing. You will work in a team to complete set exercises both in and out of class and produce a video project to a set brief.

Module learning outcomes

  • Demonstrate a proficient and competent use of production technology in a specific medium.
  • Conceive, research, develop, design and execute a medium-specific creative media project.
  • Apply medium-specific critical and aesthetic discourses to their own and others' creative media projects.
  • Demonstrate critical reflection on the intersection of practice and theory.