This course aims at introducing the students to the practical and intellectual skills necessary for video production with the new digital technological developments, especially for TV and online news where the viewers’ attentions tend to drift after a minute or two. The focus of the course is to help the potential TV and new media journalists, camera and editing operators to experience the principles and techniques of editing as the most critical step in the post-production process of any TV and new media production that have a few precious moments to establish a scene, introduce characters, advance a plotline and inform, surprise or entertain with a sharp focus. The students of this course will learn how to use to build specific shooting, recording and editing techniques that call on a range of skills, from the technical to the artistic, and it’s easy to get caught up in the nuances of shot composition or equipment operation.
Within the scope of the course, topics about the post-production processes, camera angles, video shooting, editing software, basics of editing and editing news for TV and social networking sites. Students should shoot and edit several videos. The information about video editing is below.
A practice exam, midterm and final project will be applied within the scope of the course.
- Practical exam %15
- Midterm project %35
- Final project %50
News Editing Technique course is going to be conducted to theoretical and practical. Theories are going to be transferred to form a basis for practical studies. All theoretical information will be shared on this site weekly.
With the information to be acquired within the scope of this course, proficiency in video shooting and news editing will be achieved. You will have information about how to start a project, importance of the news editing and advanced news editing.
Each student must have own flash driver or cloud account to upload/download own videos.
You may download editing software from our department’s FTP server.
Server: my.vacd.emu.edu.tr (user and password are going to be given in the class)
Program: Adobe Premiere Pro