Checking date: 21/05/2022

Course: 2022/2023

Theory and practice of audiovisual directing II
Master in Documentary and Journalistic Transmedia Reportage (Plan: 321 - Estudio: 289)


Department assigned to the subject: Communication and Media Studies Department

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 3.0 ECTS


Students should be able to: Use technological tools to capture and edit images, through different devices which will allow them to be freed from the heavy equipment and protocols traditionally associated with documentary filmmaking. Create transmedia documentary stories. Generate audiovisual stories commited to the defense of human rights, equality, accessibility and the promotion of the culture of peace and the democratic values. Operate with tools for designing online news packages. Acquire the technical skills to work with audiovisual equipment which allows them to optimize the knowledge acquired.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
Transmedia production of documentary film & reportage Planning the workflow of a documentary film & reportage Audiovisual editing and post-production. TV News reporting.
Learning activities and methodology
LEARNING ACTIVITIES Theoretical and practical classes. Laboratory practices. Teamwork. Individual student work. Meetings and seminars. TEACHING METHODOLOGY Creation, planning, production and postproduction of audiovisual pieces.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 0
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 100
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • EISENSTEIN, Sergei Mijailovich . Hacia una teoría del montaje (I y II). Paidós. 2001
  • A. OHANIAN, Thomas . Edición digital no lineal. IRTVE. 1a ed. 1996
  • CARLSON, Sylvia y Verne . Manual profesional de cámara. IRTVE. 1a ed. Madrid 2000
  • CASTILLO, José María . Televisión y lenguaje audiovisual. IRTVE. 2a ed. 2009
  • Gerald Millerson & Jim Owens. Video Production Handbook. Focal Press. 2008
  • Ivan Cury. Directing and producing for television. Focal Press. 2010
  • VILLAIN, Dominique . El Montaje. Paidós. 1997
  • WEYNAND, Diana . Final Cut Pro X. Apple Pro Training. Anaya. 2a ed. 2012

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.