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Photography & Film - Award-bearing Programmes

Certificate Programme in Digital Video Production

Course No. : 211-210100-01

Admission Requirements

Applicants should:
(1) have completion of secondary education, or equivalent; or
(2) be aged 21 or above

Language Used

Cantonese (supplemented with English)

Total Hours

90 hours

Start Date

This programme will be offered by May 2021

Application Fee


Tuition Fee



Certificate programmes

Course Enquiries

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Enrolment Enquiries

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How to Enrol


This Programme aims to achieve the following objectives:
1. provide participants with knowledge in the pre-production, production, and post-production operations of digital videos;
2. assist participants to apply the skills of digital video production across a range of work settings, e.g. serving individual clients, independent production, or businesses;
3. expand the skill set of participants so as to better meet market demands in advertising, marketing, mass media, social media, or public relations.


1. Concepts of Video Production
This module aims to provide participants with the knowledge and skills of producing digital images and videos with reference to the positions/roles, procedures, and logistics of the digital video production process. Techniques of video production management and development of co-ordination skills with production crew members will also be covered.

2. Video Production Processes
This module aims to introduce to participants the necessary equipment, both hardware and software, for the production of digital videos. It will also assist them to explore the techniques of shooting videos of a more professional nature with a focus on developing their creativity.

3. Video Editing and Special Effects
This module aims to assist participants to understand the current technologies and techniques in digital image and video processing. They will study the steps in the post-production process, i.e. from production to the making of final master copy for distribution. The skills of data storage and creating deliverables will also be covered.


Assignment, Presentation, Project, Class Participation

Award of Certificate

To qualify for the award of 'Certificate in Digital Video Production', students are required to have an attendance rate of 70% or above in each course and have passed the assessments of each course.