Advanced Video Production and Practice

MDA70006 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One Semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 36 hours face to face + blended

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2024 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 1

26 Feb 24 - 26 May 24

2 Jul 24

Last self enrolment:
10 Mar 24

31 Mar 24

Last withdraw without fail:
12 Apr 24

Aims and objectives

This unit allows students to develop advanced research, screenwriting and production skills to produce video content for a number of different contexts, including online and social media production, short form documentary and live broadcasting.

Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)
Students who successfully complete this unit will be able to:
1.Design, research and implement a long form feature or documentary video project using advanced production and editing skills;
2.Identify and apply knowledge of new forms of video storytelling, narrative structures and shooting to media research and production processes;
3.Collaborate in a team broadcasting environment to produce video content that reflects industry standard production processes with a high level of personal ethical accountability;
4.Research, apply and communicate an advanced understanding of issues specific to the investigation and production of video, new conceptions of video audiences and transmedia dissemination practices.