Short Title:Media Technologies 2
Full Title:Media Technologies 2
Language of Instruction:English
Module Code:MEDT H2000
Credits: 5
Field of Study:Audio-visual techniques and media production
Module Delivered in 1 programme(s)
Module Author:Brenda OBrien
Module Description:The aim of this module is to provide students with an understanding of the fundamental principles underlying the function and application of Video and TV Broadcast standards and the Video editing process.
Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this module the learner will be able to:
LO1 Introduction to the nature of sound, its properties and classification/evaluation as well as amplification and the use of dB in the measurement of sound.
LO2 Understand the fundamental principles, formats and codecs which govern Digital Video playback.
LO3 Use an industry-standard video editing software to edit a video sequence including audio, titles and effects.
LO4 Understand video and audio standards for output to multiple broadcast platforms

Module Content & Assessment

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Assessment Date
Presentation A presentation on a technical topic. 1,2,3 20.00 Week 6
Continuous Assessment Edit a video project using Adobe Premier Pro 1,2,3,4 60.00 Ongoing
Laboratory Export a video sequence as 5 different media formats. 1,2,3,4 20.00 Sem 1 End
No End of Module Formal Examination

TU Dublin – Tallaght Campus reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Lecture Students will attend in class lectures and participate in practical workshops and tutorials. 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Independent Learning Students are required to carry out research and practice skills learned in class. 3.00 Every Week 3.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 6.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 3.00
This module has no Part Time workload.

Module Resources

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Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
TA_HAVAB_B Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Creative Digital Media 3 Elective