Catalog: 2013–2014 Catalog Year
GRC 281: Digital Video II
- Name: Digital Video II
- Discipline: Graphic Communications (GRC)
- Units (Credits): 3
- Schedule History: See when this course was offered over the last three years.
- Transfer Information: Courses with numbers 100 to 299: This course is designed to apply toward a WNC degree and/or transfer to other schools within the Nevada System of Higher Education, depending on the degree chosen and other courses completed. It may transfer to colleges and universities outside Nevada. For information about how this course can transfer and apply to your program of study, please contact a counselor.
- Academic Division: Career and Technical Education
Prerequisites and Recommended Courses
- Prerequisites: GRC 181 or consent of instructor
I: Catalog Course Description
Offers a second course in the video series which builds upon skills learned in Digital Video I. Intermediate level techniques in non-linear editing, sound design and special effects, including an introduction to motion graphics production and video composting, including titles and credits.
Note: Non-transferable for an NSHE baccalaureate degree. Non-applicable towards an AA or AS Degree.
II: Course Objectives
Upon course completion, the student will acquire and understanding of:
- Intermediate digital video pre-production and post-production techniques.
- Use a variety of techniques and processes to communicate ideas through video as an expressive medium.
- Have an intermediate understanding of, and capability to use, computer hardware and software employed in digital video and audio production and post-production.
- Be able to perform intermediate level non-linear video editing, create special effects for video and create basic animated title and screen credit sequences.
- Understand sound design (music and effects) for video on an intermediate level.
III: Course Linkage
Linkage of course to educational program mission and at least one educational program outcome.
The Associate of Applied Science degree in Graphic Communications will provide employment-related knowledge and skills necessary to succeed in the graphic communications field. The degree will meet educational criteria for employment and prepare the student for possible transfer to other colleges and universities to meet higher educational and professional goals.
Upon completion of this course, it is expected that students will have:
- Improved problem solving, creative, and critical thinking skills.
- Developed effective and efficient learning skills, including the location and evaluation of information.
- Gained an understanding of the fine arts.
- Researched design problems.
- Demonstrated technical skills.
- Implemented design concepts.
- Worked collaboratively.
- Performed successful presentations.