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154.224 Documentary (Non-Fiction) Film (15 credits)

A study of the genre of documentary (non-fiction) film. The course will provide students with a critical awareness of the theory, history and various forms relevant to the genre. Students will plan and produce short documentary films. NOTE: Students require access to their own video camera and editing facilities.

Note(s): For internal (on-campus) students, digital media equipment will be provided. For students studying via distance, access to a DSLR or mirrorless camera, a tripod, and a microphone is highly recommended for the duration of the course. Use of a smartphone to produce photography and video is also acceptable. Access to a tripod and microphone remain highly recommended for smartphone users.

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  • Prerequisite(s):
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 100 level

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Year Semester Mode Location
2021 Semester Two full semester Distance
2021 Semester Two full semester Internal Wellington Campus
2022 Semester Two full semester Distance
2022 Semester Two full semester Internal Wellington Campus
2022 Semester Two full semester Internal Auckland Campus