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Video Making and Storytelling Outline

Course Outline

The following is a brief outline of topics covered, Unit by Unit, in NYIP’s Complete Course in Video Making and Storytelling. The course will teach you how to plan, shoot, and edit professional-quality video projects.

Unit 1: Storytelling & Basic Filmmaking

  • Lesson 1 - Eye of the Videographer
  • Lesson 2 - Where We Came From
  • Lesson 3 - Choosing a Video Camera
  • Lesson 4 - The Video Workflow

Unit 2: Audio & Lighting

  • Lesson 1 - Audio for Video
  • Lesson 2 - Lighting
  • Lesson 3 - Innovations in Feature Films

Unit 3: Pre-production and the Shoot

  • Lesson 1 - Storytelling & Pre-production
  • Lesson 2 - Pre-production & Final Prep
  • Lesson 3 - Production
  • Lesson 4 - Finance & Legal Issues
  • Lesson 5 - You, the Director

Unit 4: Post Production

  • Lesson 1: History & Theory of Editing
  • Lesson 2: Post Production
  • Lesson 3: Creative Rights & Ethics

Unit 5: Discover Your Voice

  • Lesson 1 - Personal & Family Videos
  • Lesson 2 - Special Event Videos
  • Lesson 3 - Video for Social Change
  • Lesson 4 - Showcase Your Work

Unit 6: Professional Pathways

  • Lesson 1 - Projects for Hire
  • Lesson 2 - Stepping Stones & Calling Cards
  • Lesson 3 - Get Your Work Seen