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Qualification: Professional Bachelor’s Degree in Audiovisual Media Arts, Television Director (RISEBA)

Professional Bachelor’s Degree in Audiovisual Media Arts, Television Director (RISEBA)

Qualification Information

- to master theoretical and methodological knowledge and skills to directing of television;
- to obtain knowledge and skills to strategically and analytically formulate professional aspects and industry issues, to solve independently professional issues;
- to acquire skills to obtain, process and apply information;
- to learn to apply audiovisual technologies in practice;
- to acquire the skill to plan, develop and implement audiovisual projects in the respective professional field;
- to master knowledge of management, marketing and human recourses;
- to master skills of audiovisual distributing;
- to acquire skills of creative work include directing, filming and editing;
- to acquire analysis and critique of creative industries;
- to write and present the Bachelor’s Paper and make a full-fledged audiovisual practical work which carries 12 Latvian credit points (18 ECTS credit points).



Competences:

1. The KNOWLEDGE at the level of notion:
1.1. analysis and criticism of creative work;
1.2. research methods;
1.3. copyright;
1.4. basics of business;
1.5. basics of presentation.
2. The KNOWLEDGE at the level of understanding:
2.1. general history and theory of culture;
2.2. history and theory of art;
2.3. history of theatre;
2.4. introduction to history of literature;
2.5. history of the cinema and television;
2.6. documentary and feature films aesthetics;
2.7. modern audio-visual media;
2.8. fine arts;
2.9. photo aesthetics;
2.10. audio-visual editing principles;
2.11. fundamentals of television and film;
2.12. basics of screenwriting;
2.13. basics of television journalism;
2.14. basics of sound directing;
2.15. fine arts;
2.16. professional terminology in the official language and two foreign languages.
3. The KNOWLEDGE at the level of use:
3.1. composition;
3.2. color theory;
3.3. image psychology;
3.4. psychology of the creative process;
3.5. semantics and semiotics;
3.6. teamwork;
3.7. video aesthetics;
3.8. basics of audiovisual technologies;
3.9. lighting principles;
3.10. television and video director’s work;
3.11. personal development methodology;
3.12. official language;
3.13. two foreign languages at the communication level.
3.14. environmental protection;
3.15. labour protection;
3.16. legal employment relationship.



Skills:

1. To plan and organize own work in accordance with the task.
2. To have a good knowledge of the basic principles of audiovisual work processes.
3. To perform audio-visual work fix with video directing switching remote control.
4. To use audio visual processing effect blocks.
5. To perform audio visual work staging.
6. To have a good knowledge of the basic principles and genres of drama.
7. To have a knowledge regarding directing work with actors.
8. To have a good knowledge regarding different types of video equipment and specifics thereof.
9. To perform audio-visual work processing and mounting.
10. To understand the specificity of the audiovisual sector.
11. To understand the work specifics of the media.
12. To know the basic principles scene composition.
13. To understand the specifics of documentary and video art work.
14. To understand the basic principles of artistic image creation.
15. To collaborate with technological equipment specialists involved in the project.
16. To organize the work and the place of work of oneself and that of partners.
17. To use rational work techniques.
18. To have a good knowledge of the specifics of audio-visual technology.
19. To know the official language.
20. To know two foreign languages at the communication level.
21. To use standards and symbols of the audio-visual industry.
22. To gain insight into and apply in practice acquired knowledge regarding contemporary audiovisual production and editing technological solutions.
23. To observe electrical safety.
24. To observe fire safety.
25. To observe labor protection.
26. To provide the first aid.
27. To use professional terminology in the official language and one foreign language.



Knowledge:

1. To plan and organize own work in accordance with the task.
2. To have a good knowledge of the basic principles of audiovisual work processes.
3. To perform audio-visual work fix with video directing switching remote control.
4. To use audio visual processing effect blocks.
5. To perform audio visual work staging.
6. To have a good knowledge of the basic principles and genres of drama.
7. To have a knowledge regarding directing work with actors.
8. To have a good knowledge regarding different types of video equipment and specifics thereof.
9. To perform audio-visual work processing and mounting.
10. To understand the specificity of the audiovisual sector.
11. To understand the work specifics of the media.
12. To know the basic principles scene composition.
13. To understand the specifics of documentary and video art work.
14. To understand the basic principles of artistic image creation.
15. To collaborate with technological equipment specialists involved in the project.
16. To organize the work and the place of work of oneself and that of partners.
17. To use rational work techniques.
18. To have a good knowledge of the specifics of audio-visual technology.
19. To know the official language.
20. To know two foreign languages at the communication level.
21. To use standards and symbols of the audio-visual industry.
22. To gain insight into and apply in practice acquired knowledge regarding contemporary audiovisual production and editing technological solutions.
23. To observe electrical safety.
24. To observe fire safety.
25. To observe labor protection.
26. To provide the first aid.
27. To use professional terminology in the official language and one foreign language.

Reference Data

EQF Level:
Thematic area:
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Location:
NQF Level: 
6
Awarding body: 

- RISEBA University of Business, Arts and Technology

Awarding body contact info: 

Previous name: Riga International School of Economics and Business Administration

Source of information: 
National occupation classification: 

ISCO-08

Relationship type: 

Television director (2654 12)

Access requirements: 

Certificate of general secondary education or Diploma of vocational secondary education

Ways to acquire: 

Formal (through education programmes)