Course Name Code Semester T+U Hours Credit ECTS
Video Production SAU 705 0 2 + 0 2 5
Precondition Courses
Recommended Optional Courses
Course Language Turkish
Course Level Bachelor's Degree
Course Type Optional
Course Coordinator Prof.Dr. AYTEKİN İŞMAN
Course Lecturers
Course Assistants
Course Category Other
Course Objective This course is designed to teach conceptual and practical video production techniques and to develop advanced video production methods. Within semester interaction between technology and art will be discussed, and activities will improve students? intellectual and creative side. Students will produce advertisement videos, music clips, video-art and interviews in the semester.
Course Content In this course video production techniques and methods will be introduced.
# Course Learning Outcomes Teaching Methods Assessment Methods
1 Will develop a concept for final project. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
2 Develop skills of story telling and movie story telling. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
3 Can produce an advertisement video, and analyze other advertisement videos. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
4 Can adopt social, cultural, political issues and produce videos about these issues. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
5 Will learn about production styles, special effects, experimental approaches in music videos. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
6 Will have skills to develop opening and closing generics. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
7 Will have chance to enter tv studio, shoot a production, and discuss the place of tv in visual arts. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
8 Will learn advanced movie making techniques, use of camera and lightning. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
9 They will be able to analyze and compare Turkey?s social experiences with digital technologies and its practices with other nations? experiences. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
10 They will be able to discuss ethical issues within the world of digital media. They will be able to develop ideas and interpret one of the important milestones of news which is the credibility of the news/news source. Lecture, Testing, Homework,
Week Course Topics Preliminary Preparation
1 Introduction
2 Use of Scenarios and storyboards in movie making. Introduction to story telling.
3 Fundamentals of Video Production: shooting scales and plans
4 Fundamentals of Video Production: use of camera, camera techniques and perspective
5 Fundamentals of Video Production: cuts, scenery shooting and telling
6 Fundamentals of Video Production: lightning,
7 Fundamentals of Video Production: Introduction to tv studios.
8 Technical and theoretical narrative in music videos
9 Fundamentals of Video Production: montage, editing
10 Fundamentals of Video Production: sound in cinema and recording
11 Fundamentals of Video Production: sound editing
12 Fundamentals of Video Production: story-telling
13 Fundamentals of Video Production: empowering story telling, 3 scene narrative, other story telling styles
14 Fundamentals of Video Production: Final project, short movies editing, special effects, generics
Course Notes Basic Video Course-pack, A. Taskent.
Course Resources Pincus, Edward & Asher, Steven (2008), The Filmmaker?s Handbook
Wheeler, Paul (2004), High Definition and 24P Cinematography, Focal Press
Browne, Steven E. (1997), Video editing: a postproduction primer, Focal Press
A Comprehensive Guide For The Digital Age (includes New High Definition Formats) Plume / Penguin Putnam Inc.
Evaluation System
Semester Studies Contribution Rate
1. Ara Sınav 40
1. Kısa Sınav 10
1. Ödev 40
2. Kısa Sınav 10
Total 100
1. Yıl İçinin Başarıya 60
1. Final 40
Total 100
ECTS - Workload Activity Quantity Time (Hours) Total Workload (Hours)
Course Duration (Including the exam week: 16x Total course hours) 16 2 32
Hours for off-the-classroom study (Pre-study, practice) 16 1 16
Mid-terms 1 4 4
Quiz 2 2 4
Assignment 1 1 1
Final examination 1 5 5
Total Workload 62
Total Workload / 25 (Hours) 2.48
dersAKTSKredisi 5