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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.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
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

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) $1,282.09
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $5,357.07

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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.
View more information about Otago's graduate attributes.
Learning Outcomes
Students will develop knowledge and skills in:
  • Editing
  • Colour grading
  • Sound
  • DVD authoring
  • Key framing
  • Basic animation
Eligibility
SCOM 413 should be completed prior to undertaking this paper. SCOM 411 and SCOM 412 must be taken in the same semester.
Course outline
The course outline will be supplied at the beginning of the semester.

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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

Lecture

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