Basics of Digital Video for Exchange Students
FaVU-BDVAcad. year: 2020/2021
Practically oriented course, dealing with the computer processing of video recordings and emphasizing the development of compositional and creative abilities of students. In the course, the individual approach is prefered, as well as the the teacher´s help with the solution of students´ particular problems in the area of digital video.
Offered to foreign students
Of all faculties
Learning outcomes of the course unit
Basic self-reliancy in this area: mastering non-linear editing video devices which are available at FFA BUT.
Recommended optional programme components
Recommended or required reading
Manuály, uživatelská fóra a rozcestníky fy Adobe (www.adobe.com)
On-line tutorialy: www.creativecow.com; www.videocopilot.net
Planned learning activities and teaching methods
Lectures and exercises.
Assesment methods and criteria linked to learning outcomes
Credit: consultation on the realisation of students´ own projects in the area of moving images.
Language of instruction
It comes out from the actual skills and requirements of enrolled students.
Smooth mastering of the basic chain of video-picture processing with the help of contemporary computer technologies: editing in the most used programmes (FinalCut Pro, Premiere Pro), preparation of graphics for films (Photoshop, Illustrator), sound processing (SoundForge, Wavelab, Cubase, Nuendo), finalisation of the whole project in the most required outputs, preparatin for mastering DVDs (ReelDVD, Scenarist, Encore) and embedding of picture material on the internet (Cleaner, ProCoder, RealNetworks, Quicktime).
Specification of controlled education, way of implementation and compensation for absences
Lectures are optional (after the individual agreement and realisation of students´ own projects during the course).
Type of course unit
12 hours, compulsory
Teacher / Lecturer