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Assistant Editing Professional BCST 2290

Broadcast Communications Course

International Fees

International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.

Course details

Once content is captured in camera, the post-production department and assistant editor develop the content for viewing. This is a critical role that is both rewarding and challenging. This course provides an opportunity for the student to further develop practical skills that assistant editors need to work on today’s larger television series, movies of the week, and feature films. Students will follow a production workflow using industry standard software, and explore typical tasks of the Assistant Editor, including dailies, managing media, ingesting, logging, preparing editor materials, and video editing.

Prerequisite(s)

Credits

3.0

Domestic fees

$587.61

Course offerings

Spring/Summer 2024

Below is one offering of BCST 2290 for the Spring/Summer 2024 term.

CRN 64891

Duration

Tue Apr 09 - Tue Jun 25 (12 weeks)

  • 12 weeks
  • CRN 64891
  • Domestic fees $587.61
    International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees.
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Apr 09 - Jun 25 Tue 18:00 - 21:00 Burnaby SE10 Rm. 250
Instructor

Josh Pratt

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Domestic fees

$587.61

Important information
  1. Important course information will be sent to you prior to your course start date. Check your myBCIT email account to access this information.
  2. International fees are typically three times the amount of domestic fees. Exact cost will be calculated upon completion of registration.
  3. Pre-requisite is needed to register. If the pre-requisite has not been completed, contact the Program Assistant, Gena_Peters@bcit.ca. This course will be delivered synchronously in person, requiring your attendance and participation in scheduled classes held at Burnaby campus SE10 250 on the days and times noted on the course web page. No personal computer or work outside class hours required.
Status

In Progress

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term, subscribe to receive email updates or contact us with your comments or questions.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Follow a post-production workflow.
  • Complete a technical project using editing techniques.
  • Import, transcode and synchronize media.
  • Log clips and organize bins for editing.
  • Identify technical errors.
  • Group multi-camera clips together.
  • Perform editing tasks effectively.
  • Integrate graphics and effects into an edit timeline window.
  • Compress video using different codecs.
  • Trouble shoot and solve technical faults.
  • Prepare a finished timeline video for online distribution.
  • Prepare and present a finished timeline for post-audio editing.
  • Export video clips for various screening platforms.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2017

Related Programs

Assistant Editing Professional (BCST 2290) is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Business + Media

  1. Video Production and Editing
    Associate Certificate Part-time

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