Students will learn the basics of video production during this course. This includes explanation of the various jobs associated with video production and the responsibilities that come with those jobs, the terminology used in the field, and the proper operation of the equipment, in our studio and some techniques that can be used to develop skills on the equipment. The course objectives will be met through in-class lectures, reading assignments from the text, hands-on practice on the equipment, and inclass projects. This course is a prerequisite to Video Production II. (4 semester credit hours)