BA (HONS) Broadcast Media
Induction Chit Chat
What we’re gonna do today…
Run through how the
course is run
What to expect
What important decisions
you have to make toda...
NEW ACADEMIC YEAR
Final Year of Course.
Your grades count towards
to you final weighting.
You have to complete all the
mod...
This is a time of transformation
1st year attitude 3rd year reality
It’s not really that bad
Bachelors degree
Honours degree
More academic
More independent
Independence Year
You have to learn to work
on your own
Develop your own
practice
Develop your own ideas
Learn to work for...
Mature attitude
Make your own decisions
Make your own timetables
Develop your own ideas
Realise the learning from the
last...
What is it like being a third year…
Third year SHOULD be hard
work
There are only 8 months to
go!!
Stayed focused
Be organ...
There are distractions…
Parties – forget them
Holidays – they can
wait
Drinking – only for
creative purposes.
Money…
Student loans
1st year attitude
3rd year reality
Talk to someone
If you’re having problems them
please talk to us.
Family – Money – Work –
Personal issues
Let us KNOW what...
DR LANCE DANN
Brighton University since January last year
Ravensbourne before that for a few years
Worked as a writer, sou...
CONTACTS FOR MEEmail: L.Dann@brighton.ac.uk
Room: Staff office at Level 5
Facebook: Lance PH Dann Lecturer
Twitter: LanceD...
PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE
BACK UP YOUR WORK
IN TWO PLACES!
THERE ARE NO EXCUSES!
ALL MARKS COUNT
PLEASE DO THIS…
I BEG Y...
LB302
ADVANCED VIDEO
PRODUCTION
First Semester with Archie
Advanced film documentary
making techniques.
Not all technical,...
LB302 Assessment
Produce a 10-20 minute documentary
feature as part of a small group plus
essay.
Deadline in Early January
LB303
Advanced Radio
Production
First Semester with Katherine
Study advanced radio production
techniques.
Look at lots of ...
Assessment LB 303
Produce a 15-minute factual package
plus essay.
Submitted Late January
LB304
Digital Media Content: Design,
Production & Broadcast
First Semester with me and guests.
Look at the multitude of di...
LB 304 Assessment
Work as team on a Prototype Project
and make a pitch pack.
Write 2000 word essay on new media
case study...
LB306
Final Individual Project
First and second semester with
Lance and Rob plus your own
specialised tutor.
40 credits
Th...
LB306 Assessment
Initial Research Report (8000 words)
by the End of January
Produce a film, radio programme,
doc etc that ...
LB305
Specialised Production
Role: Showreel
Second Semester with Archie.
Work on other people’s final projects
and create ...
LB301
Audio-visual
narratives
Second Semester withXavier
Mendik
Theory based module examining
different kinds of narrative...
Student Reps
We need to decide who they are…
Two meetings a year
We need representatives who came
from Post Production, TV...
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

University of Brighton BA Broadcast Media Level 3 induction 2013

831 views

Published on

This is the induction powerpoint for BA Broadcast Media Top Up students at the University of Brighton. It is really just intended for their eyes, but gives a flavour of the year ahead for the students.

0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
831
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
4
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
4
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

University of Brighton BA Broadcast Media Level 3 induction 2013

  1. 1. BA (HONS) Broadcast Media Induction Chit Chat
  2. 2. What we’re gonna do today… Run through how the course is run What to expect What important decisions you have to make today. Prepare you for the best year of your education. Then we’re going to set your induction task
  3. 3. NEW ACADEMIC YEAR Final Year of Course. Your grades count towards to you final weighting. You have to complete all the modules in the year and pass them to pass the degree.
  4. 4. This is a time of transformation 1st year attitude 3rd year reality
  5. 5. It’s not really that bad Bachelors degree Honours degree More academic More independent
  6. 6. Independence Year You have to learn to work on your own Develop your own practice Develop your own ideas Learn to work for yourself
  7. 7. Mature attitude Make your own decisions Make your own timetables Develop your own ideas Realise the learning from the last couple of years
  8. 8. What is it like being a third year… Third year SHOULD be hard work There are only 8 months to go!! Stayed focused Be organised Use the resources Use the staff Rinse what you can out of this place
  9. 9. There are distractions… Parties – forget them Holidays – they can wait Drinking – only for creative purposes. Money…
  10. 10. Student loans 1st year attitude 3rd year reality
  11. 11. Talk to someone If you’re having problems them please talk to us. Family – Money – Work – Personal issues Let us KNOW what is happening. Rob Greens and myself are personal tutors. Lorraine Roberts in students support.
  12. 12. DR LANCE DANN Brighton University since January last year Ravensbourne before that for a few years Worked as a writer, sound designer, radio producer, new media designer and academic Second year as Course Leader WHO ARE YOU AGAIN
  13. 13. CONTACTS FOR MEEmail: L.Dann@brighton.ac.uk Room: Staff office at Level 5 Facebook: Lance PH Dann Lecturer Twitter: LanceDann Skype: DrLanceLecturer Appointmets: Monday, Wednesday or Friday. Follow appointlet link either on Student Central or on the bottom of my emails.
  14. 14. PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE BACK UP YOUR WORK IN TWO PLACES! THERE ARE NO EXCUSES! ALL MARKS COUNT PLEASE DO THIS… I BEG YOU!
  15. 15. LB302 ADVANCED VIDEO PRODUCTION First Semester with Archie Advanced film documentary making techniques. Not all technical, also deals with the craft of documentary form and how to tell stories in the edit. Suitable if you want to work with visual media, post production, news, camera, O/B, research and er docs.
  16. 16. LB302 Assessment Produce a 10-20 minute documentary feature as part of a small group plus essay. Deadline in Early January
  17. 17. LB303 Advanced Radio Production First Semester with Katherine Study advanced radio production techniques. Look at lots of interesting and innovative forms of radio from around the world. Build on learning in radio feature making and sound design. Suited to those who want to follow a radio or reporting pathway.
  18. 18. Assessment LB 303 Produce a 15-minute factual package plus essay. Submitted Late January
  19. 19. LB304 Digital Media Content: Design, Production & Broadcast First Semester with me and guests. Look at the multitude of digital media platforms, their influence on traditional media forms and look at way to work with them and profit from them. Get you ready for working in the new media environment. Show you that there are other options than just applying to the big media companies.
  20. 20. LB 304 Assessment Work as team on a Prototype Project and make a pitch pack. Write 2000 word essay on new media case study. Submit essay and project pack before Xmas and then individually pitch your project in January.
  21. 21. LB306 Final Individual Project First and second semester with Lance and Rob plus your own specialised tutor. 40 credits This is where you find a topic, read about it, find a question, research and write about, produce a project that deals with it and then write a concluding paper (ulp!). This is where you get to really express your ideas and the heart of your learning.
  22. 22. LB306 Assessment Initial Research Report (8000 words) by the End of January Produce a film, radio programme, doc etc that you direct, write, research and take the lead on by May Write a 3000 word contextual conclusion by May
  23. 23. LB305 Specialised Production Role: Showreel Second Semester with Archie. Work on other people’s final projects and create a showreel from the footage. Submit online showreel and multi- media description of production processes.
  24. 24. LB301 Audio-visual narratives Second Semester withXavier Mendik Theory based module examining different kinds of narrative. Particularly looking at different kinds of film Submission an essay plan and a 3000 word essay.
  25. 25. Student Reps We need to decide who they are… Two meetings a year We need representatives who came from Post Production, TV, Broadcast Media, Radio and from outside the University.

×