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Television Operations & Production - HND

Course Code(s):  ITH
QQI Award Code: 
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level
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Ballyfermot College of Further Education

Ballyfermot College of Further Education


 
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Course overview

Course Code ITH
QQI Award Code
Award National Framework of Qualifications level

Course Description

Camera, Lights, Sound - You're Live! If you want to work behind the scenes in a TV Studio, work on Live Outside Broadcasts or make your own programmes this is the course for you. The course uses the latest Television cameras & editing equipment to give students extensive practical skills as well as underpinning knowledge required to work in television.

Our purpose built facilities include a TV Studio, Control Room and Editing suites with the latest digital technology. The course has been running successfully for over 20 years. Many of the Technical Operators in RTE, TV3, TG4 are ex-students. So, future Camera Operators, Live TV Directors, Lighting, Sound & Editors apply now.

What will you Study?

Year 1:
Practical Skills for Moving Image Production
Development and Techniques of Film and Video Editing
Digital Editing Skills for Television
Producing Television as a Crew
Television Studio Production
Television Studies
Digital Television Technology
Special Subject Investigation for Creative Media Production

Year 2
:
Producer for Moving Image Production
Television Camera and Lighting
Professional Television Editing
Live Television Studio Operations
Broadcast Television Project
Multi-Camera Outside Broadcast
Promotional Video Production
Director for Moving Image Production
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