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Media and Communication Arts – Video Production Program

Video is the most interesting and engaging way to share an idea with others.
-Chad Hurley, Co-founder and Former CEO of YouTube

What is Video Production?

In its most basic form, video production involves writing a script, shooting images and editing the combined product until a specific length, tone and style is attained. And films, be it indie, documentary or studio release, are not the only game in town. With the meteoric rise of YouTube, the video sharing website, Video Production has become one of the fastest growing marketing tools as more and more companies incorporate it into their social media strategies.

Macomb’s Media & Communication Arts – Video Production Program

In Macomb’s Video Production Program, you will learn about taped studio programming, live feeds, camera operations, lighting, audio acquisition, using and troubleshooting for audio/video electronic components and the functionality of a variety of software. You will be introduced to the duties and responsibilities of each member of a studio and a film production crew, experiencing firsthand the importance of teamwork.

Media & Communication Arts – Video Production Courses at Macomb

In the Video Production Program at Macomb, you will take a variety of courses specific to your selected major, including:

  • Introduction to Photography
  • Fundamentals of Design
  • Illustration Fundamentals
  • Introduction to Digital Video
  • Television/Video Studio Production
  • Principles of Management
  • Introduction to Audio & Video Technology
  • Digital Layout Adobe
  • Previsualization
  • Introduction to Photoshop
  • Digital Illustration
  • Typography & Spacial Development
  • Film Production 1
  • Photojournalism
  • The Film as Art
  • Digital Editing
  • Advanced Photoshop
  • Advanced Digital Video

Career Opportunities with an Associate of Applied Science Degree or Certificate in Media & Communication Arts – Video Production

With an Associate of Applied Science Degree or Certificate in Media & Communication Arts – Video Production, you will be qualified for positions that include film editor, producer or video game developer.

Transfer Pathways to a Bachelor’s Degree

The credits earned in Macomb’s Media & Communication Arts – Video Production Program transfer to many colleges and universities in Michigan and can be applied toward a bachelor’s degree.

If you intend to transfer and pursue a bachelor’s degree, speak with a Macomb counselor or academic advisor as soon as possible after you have applied to Macomb to plan the best pathway.

How do I find out more about Macomb’s Media & Communication Arts – Video Production Program?

For more information about the Media & Communication Arts – Video Production Program at Macomb, contact one of the Video Production Program advisors: Professor Brian Sauriol, 586.445.7435 or Professor Yoselyn Marquez-Leon, 586-445-7189

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