Live Video Production (G6053)

15 credits, Level 5

Spring teaching

This module introduces you to the tools and techniques used in live video production. 

It relies on skills acquired in Video Production Techniques, such as camera basics and techniques, sound recording, lighting for studio and non-studio work, and pre- and post-production skills. 

You will take these skills into a live situation in which a TV programme is written, produced and transmitted live for assessment. 


6%: Lecture
9%: Practical (Workshop)
85%: Seminar (Class)


100%: Coursework (Group submission (written))

Contact hours and workload

This module is approximately 150 hours of work. This breaks down into about 94 hours of contact time and about 56 hours of independent study. The University may make minor variations to the contact hours for operational reasons, including timetabling requirements.

We regularly review our modules to incorporate student feedback, staff expertise, as well as the latest research and teaching methodology. We’re planning to run these modules in the academic year 2024/25. However, there may be changes to these modules in response to feedback, staff availability, student demand or updates to our curriculum. We’ll make sure to let you know of any material changes to modules at the earliest opportunity.


This module is offered on the following courses: