ADVANCED MEDIA PRODUCTION

Course ID: 102683
 
Open to grades: 9 - 12
 
UC/CSU eligibility: None
 
Prerequisites: Grade of B or better in Media Production
 
This is the Media Program of Study capstone course and part of the Media Program of Study. Students must go through an interview process in the spring after course selection that includes faculty screening and formal interviews. Students must sign a Code of Conduct agreement to remain in the course. Students will apply the skills learned in IB Film to write scripts, film, produce, and edit to the production of projects, programs, and broadcasts in the GBHS Studio. Students choose an area of video production to focus on to build their personal video reels. Students will learn to work in production teams as Directors, Producers, on‐air Talent, Audio Engineers, Switchers, Graphics Technicians, etc., as they produce programs, the school video bulletin, the GraniteBayToday.org online TV website, live online sports productions, and a wide range of outside of the classroom professional opportunities and internships in the field of video production. The class will also participate in the STN (Student Television Network) annual convention and competitions. There are personal materials costs including SD cards and USB Drives. Extra outside class time will be needed to complete projects. Students are encouraged to take this course multiple times. Students may petition to take Advanced Media by providing preexisting evidence of course knowledge. Advanced Media may be taken during a period outside the normal class period.