Core Module Information
Module title: TV Specialisms

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

Module code: LMD10128
Module leader: David Byrne
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:

You will choose a specialist area from a) Producing and production management, b) post production, or c) Cinematography/Camera. There will be provision for Sound depending on demand. You will review and develop production and craft skills needed for professional television programme making. You will apply your learning to short group productions and exercises across a range of genres chosen by the Module Leader. These might include editing a scene to create suspense, shooting a scene that replicates a contemporary TV Drama, creating an unscripted programme budget . You will produce written work that will include a role related professional portfolio and a critical reflection on your skills based learning with reference to professional contexts. Across the module you will be exposed to and expected to work to a professional standard, prioritizing effective communication, practice and leadership. Through your group work you will be expected to demonstrate positive team working approaches and skills.

Learning Outcomes for module:

• LO1: Critically evaluate and apply specialist knowledge, skills and understanding to a range of professional tasks
• LO2: Demonstrate an informed professional approach to your practice.?
• LO3: Demonstrate critical awareness of own and others’ roles and responsibilities.?
• LO4: Critically review and consolidate knowledge, skills, practices and thinking in specialist area.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, FACE-TO-FACE,
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: FACE-TO-FACE
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Kirsten MacLeod
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Practical classes and workshops 36
Independent Learning Guided independent study 164
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Report 40 LO 4 12 , WORDS= 2000
Project - Practical 60 LO 1, 2, 3 14/15 HOURS= 00.05
Component 1 subtotal: 40
Component 2 subtotal: 60
Module subtotal: 100

Indicative References and Reading List - URL:
TV Specialisms