Checking date: 04/05/2023

Course: 2024/2025

Theory and practice of audiovisual directing I
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


Knowing the audiovisual narrative to generate transmedia storytelling documentary. Basic theoretical knowledge of technology involved in the capture and management of images and sounds. Crew and formats. Capacity and ability to manage audiovisual equipment. Know the main tools for designing online news packages. Make audiovisual stories committed to the values of equality and the defense of democratic principles.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
Media narrative. The figure of the director and teamwork. Basic techniques of documentarymaking and reports. Cameraman techniques. Lighting and sound. New recording devices and media formats. Filming devices according to projects. Editing and post-production digital media.
Learning activities and methodology
Theory taught at UC3M Practice taught at Instituto RTVE. Theoretical and practical classes on the management of audiovisual equipment. Introduction to Video Editing Viewings on audiovisual material. Recording and editing an information piece
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 0
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 100
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • A. OHANIAN, Thomas . Edición digital no lineal. 1a ed. Madrid: IRTVE.. 1996
  • A. OHANIAN, Thomas . Edición digital no lineal. 1a ed. Madrid: IRTVE.. 1996
  • CARLSON, Sylvia y Verne . Manual profesional de cámara.. 1a ed. Madrid: IRTVE.. 2000
  • CASTILLO, José María . Televisión y lenguaje audiovisual. 2a ed. Madrid: IRTVE. . 2009
  • E. BROWNE , Steven . Edición de Vídeo. . 1a ed Madrid: IRTVE .. 2003
  • EISENSTEIN, Sergei Mijailovich . Hacia una teoría del montaje (I y II). . Barcelona: Paidós.. 2001
  • VILLAIN, Dominique . El Montaje. Barcelona: Paidós Comunicación.. 1997
  • WEYNAND, Diana . Final Cut Pro X. Apple Pro Training. 2a ed. Madrid: Anaya.. 2012
Additional Bibliography
  • B. Musburger, Robert. Producción en vídeo con una cámara. . 1a ed. Madrid: IRTVE.. 1994
  • Dancynger, Ken . Técnicas de Edición en Cine y TV. . Barcelona: Gedisa.. 1999
  • Guillem, Paloma. Final Cut Pro X: manual imprescindible. . 1a ed. Madrid: Anaya.. 2012
  • Hart, John. La técnica del storyboard. 1a ed. Madrid: IRTVE..
  • Mascelli, Joseph V. . Los cinco principios básicos de la cinematografía. manual del montador de cine. . Barcelona: Colección Bosch Comunicación.. 1988
  • Oringel, Robert. Manual de operaciones de televisión. 1a ed. Madrid: IRTVE.. 1999
  • Pareja Carrascal, Emilio. Sensores y cámaras CCD. 1a ed. Madrid: IRTVE.. 1991
  • Pudovkin, Vselvod . Lecciones de Cinematografía. Madrid: Ed. Rialp. 1960
  • Reisz, Karel . Técnica del Montaje Cinematográfico. Madrid: Taurus, Madrid (Edición actualizada en Plot). 1990
  • Sánchez, Rafael C . Montaje Cinematográfico. Arte de movimiento. . Buenos aires: La Crujía Ediciones.. 2003
  • Thompson, Roy . El lenguaje del plano. 1a ed. Madrid: IRTVE.. 2002
  • Ward, Peter . Composición de la imagen en cine y televisión. 1a ed. Madrid: IRTVE.. 1997
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