PERF06053 2013 Digital Media for Performing Arts 3 (Design)

General Details

Full Title
Digital Media for Performing Arts 3 (Design)
Transcript Title
Digital Media 3
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Subject Area
PERF - Performing Arts
HUMA - Humanities
06 - NFQ Level 6
05 - 05 Credits
Start Term
2013 - Full Academic Year 2013-14
End Term
9999 - The End of Time
Adrian Durcan, Rhona Trench, Tom Weir
Programme Membership
SG_APERF_H08 201300 Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Performing Arts SG_APERT_B07 201700 Bachelor of Arts in Performing Arts (Theatre Design)


This  module further prepares students with core skills in digital creation with a focus on video.   The students will develop a body of work  in both photography and video.   The module will encourage the student to integrate video into their studio practice, focussing documentation and presentation. 

Learning Outcomes

On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to;


Be able to do all necessary preparations in breaking down a scene and doing a video shoot.


Be able to edit and finish a video in various formats.


Be able to promote and share their content online appropriately.


Be able to document their studio work using photography and video. 


Be able to participate in a group video project as well as direct their own individual video project

Module Dependencies

PERF06001 201000 Digital Media for Performing Arts 1

Indicative Syllabus

An introduction to Video Production

- breaking down a script

- analysis of a scene

- looking at locations - documentation

- shot lists for a scene, full breakdown of props, costume, locations 

shooting a short movie.

Introduction to editing, the final draft of the project as well as finishing options, onscreen and online.


Coursework & Assessment Breakdown

Coursework & Continuous Assessment
100 %

Coursework Assessment

Title Type Form Percent Week Learning Outcomes Assessed
1 Assignment Script breakdown Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 20 % OnGoing 1,2,3,4,5
2 Assignment Group Video Project Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 40 % OnGoing 1,2,3,4,5
3 Assignment Individual Video Project Continuous Assessment UNKNOWN 40 % OnGoing 1,2,3,4,5

Full Time Mode Workload

Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Workload
Problem Based Learning Not Specified Series of projects 2 Weekly 2.00
Total Full Time Average Weekly Learner Contact Time 2.00 Hours

Module Resources

Non ISBN Literary Resources

iMovie 09 and iDVD 09, Jeff Carlson, Peachpit

CS4 for Photographers, Michael Freeman

Other Resources