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SCOM412 The Techniques of Natural History and Science Filmmaking 2

This 'hands-on' paper focuses on the effective editing of footage largely shot by the candidate in their SCOM 411 paper.

Paper title The Techniques of Natural History and Science Filmmaking 2
Paper code SCOM412
Subject Science Communication
EFTS 0.1667
Points 20 points
Teaching period Second Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $1,256.92
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,151.03

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Corequisite
SCOM 411
Limited to
PGCertSciComm, PGDipSciComm, MSciComm, MAppSc
Notes
May be taken only by students enrolled for Science and Natural History Filmmaking endorsement.
Contact
ross.johnston@otago.ac.nz
Teaching staff
Ross Johnston
Steve Ting
Paper Structure
Most sessions will begin with a seminar relating to editing theory followed by a practical session.
Textbooks
Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised
Environmental literacy, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes
Students will develop knowledge and skills in:
  • Editing
  • Colour grading
  • Sound
  • DVD authoring
  • Key framing
  • Basic animation

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Timetable

Second Semester

Location
Dunedin
Teaching method
This paper is taught On Campus
Learning management system
None

Film Screening

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
A1 Monday 12:00-13:50 28-34, 36-41
AND
B1 Tuesday 12:00-13:50 28-34, 36-41

Lecture

Stream Days Times Weeks
Attend
L1 Thursday 09:00-11:50 28-34, 36-41