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Ballyfermot College of Further Education

Ballyfermot College of Further Education


 

Cinematography


Course Code(s):  5M18518 IFC
QQI Award Code:  5M18518 Media Production
Award:  National Framework of Qualifications level

 
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Description...
This course concentrates on developing the knowledge and practical skills involved in the art of cinematography. Emphasis is placed on the roles and functions of the camera department through practical projects using a range of 16/S16mm film cameras.

 

What you will Study...
These are the main subject modules available in this course. Note: Colleges may add/remove modules to keep the course updated and to meet demands.

Media Analysis
Work Experience
Communications
Cinematography Camera Operations
Cinematography Lighting Skills
Digital Editing
Scriptwriting for Film and Television Drama
Traditional Black and White Photography
Image Processing

 

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Progression Routes

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This course leads to a QQI Major Award, and provides progression opportunities to a number of Higher Education courses, including those in the CAO.

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