Core Module Information
Module title: Workflow and Creative Camera Techniques

SCQF level: 07:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: LMD07109
Module leader: Lei Cox
School School of Arts and Creative Industries
Subject area group: Screen and Performance

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

This module will be delivered via blending learning with some face to face lectures but with an emphasis on online learning materials, tutorials, peer feedback and support. This will be combined with regular technical workshops to support you with additional face to face contact and feedback. Discussion forums will be used to encourage interaction within the class and to enable peer review on work. Through practical exercises you will apply key technical and creative concepts to your image making practice in either photography or video. You will develop and apply the skills appropriate to the basic principles of workflow, including image capture and post-production processes.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to

LO1: Outline the main theories, concepts and principles involved in digital workflow and creative camera techniques.

LO2: Develop an awareness of and reproduce routine camera operations required for the completion of creative photographic/ filmic briefs.

LO3: Recognise and duplicate effective digital workflow skills towards a professional photographic / filmic outcome.

LO4: Account for your creative ideas and respond to feedback.

LO5: Exercise some initiative and independence in carrying out defined activities with an awareness of professional practice.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, In Person, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: In Person
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Lei Cox
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 18
Independent Learning Guided independent study 24
Online Guided independent study 158
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Learning Log 30 1~4~5 Week 12 HOURS= 1500
Centrally Time Tabled Examination 70 2~3~4~5 Week 12 HOURS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 30
Component 2 subtotal: 70
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
LMD07109 Workflow & Creative Camera Techniques