Outcome Chart - Alberta - COM3105: AV Preproduction 2

COM3105: AV Preproduction 2

1. identify and describe the components, goals and challenges of preproduction

1.1 analyze professionally developed production plans; e.g., story concept, storyboard, shot list, script

1.2 examine the considerations of a production plan; e.g., time line with key benchmarks, cost, sequence, equipment, creation of mood, human resources, on-location/studio-based requirements and permissions

1.3 compare and contrast student plans with other samples; e.g., professionally produced plan

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Camera Shots

The Privacy Dilemma: Lesson Plan for Senior Classrooms

2. apply appropriate knowledge and skills to a specific production plan

2.1 identify the project needs and prepare a proposal and treatment plan to meet the identified needs; e.g., story concept, storyboard, shot list, script

2.2 complete a plan for at least one of the following projects: public service announcement, commercial, news story, documentary, action event, animation, music video, radio play, live recording, screen play

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Alcohol Myths

Bias and Crime in Media

Buy Nothing Day

Don’t Drink and Drive: Assessing the Effectiveness of Anti-Drinking Campaigns

News Journalism Across the Media: Summative Activities

Scripting a Crime Drama

The Privacy Dilemma: Lesson Plan for Senior Classrooms

Thinking Like a Citizen

Thinking Like a Tobacco Company

Video Production of a Newscast

Writing a Newspaper Article

Celebrities and World Issues

Marketing to Teens: Gender Roles in Advertising

Marketing to Teens: Marketing Tactics

The Price of Happiness

Images of Learning

Challenging Hate Online

Forensic Science Crime Dramas


The Blockbuster Movie

3. identify copyright restrictions and permissions and put them into practice

MediaSmarts Resources


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