Core Module Information
Module title: Film Craft Disciplines

SCQF level: 09:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: LMD09130
Module leader: C. Paul Sellors
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:

On this module you will develop knowledge about how creative techniques may be used to structure coherent modes of address within moving image productions. You will broaden your understanding of the necessary connection between film technique and film aesthetics.Lectures and group exercises deal with the application of creative techniques to the creation of modes of address within the cinema. Through workshops you will learn techniques of cinematography, sound design and post-production. You will then apply these techniques to short fiction and sound design exercises.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to

LO1: Operate advanced moving image technology.

LO2: Implement a detailed knowledge of one or more specialist roles within moving image production.

LO3: Implement a range of specialised communication skills in support of established practices within film and video production.

LO4: Exercise initiative and autonomy in carrying out production roles at a professional level.

LO5: Evaluate creative work within an advanced knowledge of filmic modes of address.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, In Person,
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: In Person
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: C. Paul Sellors
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 12
Face To Face Tutorial 40
Online Guided independent study 148
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Project - Written 100 1~2~3~4~5 14 , WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

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