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COMMUNICATION

COMM-584
Film Technology and Practice (9)

Course Level: Undergraduate/Graduate

(FM) Part of the AU Abroad Semester in Prague. Introduction to concepts in visual communication through the use of still picture, Hi-8 video, and 16mm non-sync sound film in color. Camera technology, exponometry, studio lighting, editing and sound recording, accompanied by analytical screenings and site visits to labs, with a series of sessions with supervising directors, and script consultations. Students edit work-print and magnetic sound on final films. Usually offered every term. Prerequisite: COMM-331 or COMM-631, and minimum 2.5 GPA. Note: may substitute for COMM-434, COMM-464, and COMM-565 for undergraduate film and media arts majors.