Course Description

Course Name

Film and Video Pre-Production

Session: VRMS3120

Hours & Credits

3 Credits

Prerequisites & Language Level


An overview of the real-world aspects of producing as practiced in the various sectors of filmed entertainment – TV, Film & Animation - from script development through pre-production and production. Topics include the producer's interface with the writer, director, and other key personnel; pitching and selling ideas; script breakdown and scheduling; time management, location scouting, boarding, budgeting and all the critical on-the-set issues facing the producer.

*Course content subject to change