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Digital Video

Digital Video Ontario College Graduate Certificate

What is Digital Video?

Digital video has become a specialized service within the photography profession. Students in this program build on previously gained digital photography and imaging abilities and experience, adding industry standard skills and expertise applicable to planning, capturing, and editing digital video. Students also assess client needs for video products and focus on realistic solutions that will be aesthetic, marketable, and polished. This program covers pre-production, video capture, sound, editing, video aesthetics, and relevant business practices.

Program Outline 2016-2017

Major:
DVID
Length:
1 Year
Effective Dates:
2016-2017
Delivery:
2 Semesters
Credential:
Ontario College Graduate Certificate
Location:
Barrie
Start:

Fall - Barrie

Summer - Barrie

Contact:
Paul Koidis
Email:
Paul.Koidis@GeorgianCollege.ca
Phone:
705-728-1968 ext. 1807

Digital video has become a specialized service within the photography profession. Students in this program build on previously gained digital photography and imaging abilities and experience, adding industry standard skills and expertise applicable to planning, capturing, and editing digital video. Students also assess client needs for video products and focus on realistic solutions that will be aesthetic, marketable, and polished. This program covers pre-production, video capture, sound, editing, video aesthetics, and relevant business practices.

The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  • capture professional quality digital video using a variety of techniques and equipment in order to meet the needs of the client


  • edit digital video using industry standard software to produce a high quality finished product


  • capture and edit sound as required for the development of professional quality video


  • integrate the aesthetic principles of design and motion graphics within the planning, production, and editing of digital video


  • evaluate digital video projects in terms of their aesthetic merit, technical competence and profitability


  • output digital video for a variety of sources including formatting videos for contemporary online uses and distribution


  • integrate the newest technologies being used in digital photography and video through a focus on ongoing professional development


  • perform routine maintenance and upkeep of digital video equipment and files including colour calibration as well as professional archival of digital assets.

    produce a portfolio of digital video projects which highlights innovation and technical acumen while also showcasing new products for potential clients


  • evaluate projects to determine their potential and relevant needs in terms of video production


  • analyze project parameters in order to determine requirements related to the rights of people, applicable legislation, health and safety, and other ethical/legal concerns


  • incorporate digital video practices into the business plans, marketing, and the general workflow (including contracts, estimates, and budgeting) of a photography venture


  • incorporate interpersonal skills, technical abilities, business practices, and innovative thinking into the development of entrepreneurial activities with digital video


  • apply the work practices related digital video in environmentally responsible and sustainable ways that are beneficial to the community.
Fall Intake - Barrie

Sem 1 | Sem 2

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Fall | Winter

2016 | 2017

Summer Intake - Barrie

Sem 1 | Sem 2

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Summer | Fall

2017 | 2017

Applicants must have a diploma, degree, or equivalent in photography (including a background in digital photography).

Applicants who do not have the above requirements may be considered upon submission of a portfolio and resume showing evidence of creative ability, digital photography and imaging skills, and industry experience.

Applicants must have a diploma, degree, or equivalent in photography (including a background in digital photography).

Applicants who do not have the above requirements may be considered upon submission of a portfolio and resume showing evidence of creative ability, digital photography and imaging skills, and industry experience.

11 Mandatory Courses

To graduate from this program, a student must attain a minimum of 60% or a letter grade of P (Pass) or S (Satisfactory) in each course in each semester. The passing weighted average for promotion through each semester and to graduate is 60%.

Mandatory Courses

DVID1000 Digital Video Pre-Production
DVID1001 Video Production
DVID1002 Post-Production Techniques
DVID1003 Lighting for Video
DVID1004 Sound Capture and Editing
DVID1005 Aesthetics of Video and Motion
DVID1006 Special Effects
DVID1007 Advanced Video Production
DVID1008 Advanced Post-Production Techniques
DVID1009 Trends and Issues: Video
DVID1010 Portfolio Development: Video

For inquiries please contact the appropriate person below.

Contact:
Paul Koidis
Phone:
705-728-1968 ext. 1807

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