VIDEO PRODUCTION I (Broadcast Arts 1) UC/CSU “F” Grade Levels: 9-12 Repetitions: Yes Prerequisites: No Graduation Requirement:Elective-VPA/CTE/World Language-Fine Art
This introductory course not only provides an overview of the most important aspect of our age—communication—it also goes in-depth with a look at the history of film starting with Charlie Chaplin’s silent films, progressing through the “talkies,” and ending with a study of the innovations in modern film blockbusters. Students will learn how to make their own digital videos using techniques common to both visual and performing arts. No prior knowledge of media production is required. Creative writers, dramatic performers, computer geeks, and camera buffs will all find this course both entertaining and educational as they develop competence in the media arts.
VIDEO PRODUCTION II (Broadcast Arts II) UC/CSU “F” Grade Levels: 10-12 Repetition for Credit: Yes Prerequisites: Video Production I/Communication Arts or permission of instructor. Graduation Requirement:Elective-VPA/CTE/World Language-Fine Art
This course is for both advanced video production students wishing to further their knowledge and skill base as well as for students new to the field of digital arts who want to work in a studio setting producing programming appropriate for television broadcasting. This class is also open to students wanting to learn - D animation. Although there is no prerequisite, students are encouraged to take Communication Arts (video production) first if scheduling allows.