SCRN502 – Screen Fundamentals

Module code
Module title
Screen Fundamentals
To introduce students to the fundamental aspects of video production practice and conventions through examination and application of the distinguishing features of basic screen production processes.
  • BM1801
  • BM1802
  • BM1901
  • BM1902
  • BM7000
NZQA Level
Level 5
NZQA Credits
Delivery method
  • Web-Enhanced
Learning hours
Directed hours
Self directed hours
Total learning hours
Resources required
Learning Outcomes
1. Demonstrate proficiency across a range of filmmaking procedures and skills.
2. Demonstrate proficiency in the use of post-production editing strategies.
3. Analyse and use appropriate framing and compositional strategies.
4. Demonstrate ability to act and think through a reflective process.
5. Source, analyse and integrate existing and potential content appropriate to a video project.
6. Create, develop, and integrate a broad range of content in response to project briefs.
• Video camera functions and image capture overview
• Sound recording processes and post production manipulation
• Production planning, organizing and the role of the production manager
• Capture footage, and utilize post production tools to create a structured narrative.
• Contextual research
Assessment Criteria
The portfolio is comprised of multiple components. Students need to provide sufficient evidence against all learning outcomes and gain an overall mark of 50% in order to pass this module.