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UCOL's Certificate in Introduction to Video Creation (Level 5) (Training Scheme) comprises 20 credits.
The programme will cover the following:
- Storyboarding and narrative visual communication
- Analysis of multiple layers of meaning, interpretation, symbolism and indirect reference
- Post production techniques, including editing
- Presentation of video and sound projects that explore the development of visual ideas generated from an initial brief through to resolution
- Basic knowledge of specialist software in video and sound editing
- Basic filming, lighting and camera techniques
- Sound recordings, including how to get clean audio with background noise
- Framing and composition related to video
- Fundamentals of visual communication and communication techniques