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Fields of Study: Audio-Visual Techniques and Media Production
by StudyMalaysia.com on March 17, 2017
What’s It About ?
The field of audio-visual techniques and media production aims to develop an understanding of the artistic and technical aspects of audio-visual communication.
It is the study of techniques and skills for the production of radio, TV, film, video, recorded music and electronic production operations which includes cameras, lighting, and sound; production management; radio and television production and post production, production design and technical management.
This field also involves the design and creation of artistic graphics, illustration and animation using a multimedia platform; and the production of books and newspapers. It includes methods of colour reproduction, photography and computer graphics, and the study of combining pictures, words and decorations in the production of books, magazines, posters, advertisements and other media.
- 2D/3D Animators
- 3D Modelling Technical
- Advertising & Promotion Executives
- Advertising Managers
- Art Directors
- Art Teachers
- Audio and Sound Designers
- Audio and Video Equipment
- Audio Systems Technicians
- Audio-Visual Editors
- Broadcast Technicians
- CAD Designers
- Character Animators
- Commercial and Industrial
- Creative Directors
- Desktop Publishers
- Digital Artists
- Digital Media Producers
- Exhibition Designers
- Film and Video Editors
- Film Directors
- Game Designers
- Graphic Designers
- Lighting Designers
- Lighting Technicians
- Multimedia Artists and Animators
- Multimedia Technologists
- Music Composers and Arrangers
- Music Directors
- Producers (TV, Film, Radio and Print)
- Productions Managers
- Public Address System and Other Announcers
- Radio and Television Announcers
- Set and Exhibit Designers
- Sound Engineering Technicians
- Soundboard Operators
- Technical Directors/Managers
- Technical Writers
- Telecommunication Line Installers
- Telecommunication System Managers
- Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers
- Video Editors
- Video Game Animators
- Visual Display Artists
- Visual Effects Directors
- Web Communication
- Web Designers
Courses Offered In This Field
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Career Options in Audio-Visual Techniques and Media Production
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Audio visual and media production jobs involve operating, maintaining and repairing AV equipment; editing footage and audio tracks; and making production decisions. It also includes careers in the communications industry that manufacture, design, install, operate, and repair AV communications equipment for corporate boardrooms, convention centres, classrooms, theme parks, stadiums, and museums.
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Source: Education Guide Malaysia 14th Ed.