Full Title:Digital Media Authoring
Module Code:MEDA B8008
Credits: 5
Valid From:Semester 1 - 2013/14 ( September 2013 )
Module Delivered in 3 programme(s)
Module Description:no description provided
Learning Outcomes:
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to
  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the principles of video editing
  2. apply Video Editing Workflows
  3. apply basic video editing procedures using a video editor such as Adove Premiere Pro.
  4. apply key video editing effects using a video editor such as Adove Premiere Pro.
  5. apply colour correction effects to a video clip
  6. Outputting to Tapes, Media Files, and Blu-ray

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
Introducing Premiere Pro CS6
What Is Adobe Premiere Pro? Video Editing Workflows, An Overview of the Interface, Workspaces, Why Premiere Pro Is the Post-Production Hub
Types of Media, Importing Media, Organising Madia
Editing Essentials
The Monitor Controls, Selecting Part of a Clip, Introducing the Timeline Panel, Three-Point and Four-Point Edits and Storyboard Editing
Working with Effects
Transitions, Fixed effects, Applying Special effects, Colour Correction
Editing and Mixing Audio
Audio Track Types, Overview of the Audio Mixer
Titles and Credits
An Overview of the Title Tool and Creating and Editing Titles
Exporting your finished piece
File types/formats and Export Frames, Clips, and Sequences
Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work100.00%

Full Time

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Class Test Provide a class test consisting of Video Editing principles and theory. 1,2 25.00 0 0 n/a 0
Continuous Assessment Provide the student with 20/30 video clips that makes up a short story. Ask the student to create a new sequence to build the story on the timeline. In doing so get the student to apply: a) basic editing features such as trimming, i and o marks b) 4/5 effects such as time remapping, motion, colour correction, transitions, etc c) appropriate music to complement existing audio. 2,3,4,5 30.00 0 0 n/a 0
Continuous Assessment Use Premiere Pro CS6 to design an advert (approx. 45 seconds), base it on a topic of your choice. The following media types can be imported from the Internet: Audio, Video, Still Images and Audio/music. 1,2,3,4,5 45.00 0 0 n/a 0
No Project
No Practical
No End of Module Formal Examination

DKIT reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload & Resources

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Practical apply basic video editing procedures using a video editor such as Adove Premiere Pro. 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Study No Description 6.00 Every Week 6.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 9.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
This course has no Part Time workload.
Recommended Book Resources
  • Maxim Jago, Adobe Premiere Pro CS6: Learn by Video, www.video2brain.com http://www.video2brain.com/en [ISBN: 978-0-321-84072-1]
Supplementary Book Resources
  • Adobe Creative Team., Adobe Premiere Pro CS6 Classroom in a Book, Adobe Press. [ISBN: 978-0-321-82247-5]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
DK_BBUST_8 Bachelor of Business (Honours) 5 Elective
BDIBS8_4 Bachelor of Business (Hons) in Digital and International Business (Level 8 add-on degree) 1 Mandatory
DK_BBBST_B Bachelor of Business Studies (Honours) 1 Elective