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Screen and Television Production

To enable students to develop foundational knowledge and skills in sound, text and vision necessary to function as a member of a television or screen production team working in both a studio-based and single-camera field environment

Course Code BCTV500
Level 5
Credits 75


Describe and apply the fundamental elements of studio-based screen production.

Describe and apply the fundamental elements of single camera screen production in the field.

Initiate and incorporate a range of logistical support services required to produce programmes including health and safety issues.

Apply knowledge of key elements of current Screen and Television production policy and practice in New Zealand to media activities.

Describe the commercial imperatives of producing for Screen and Television.

Use the writing principles and industry terminology to enable a concept to be pitched, refined and scripted in different genres.

Demonstrate the personal and interpersonal knowledge, skills and attitudes required of an ethical media professional in a team environment.