Singapore University of Social Sciences

Multi Camera Production Principles

Multi Camera Production Principles (MTD361)

Applications Open: 01 April 2021

Applications Close: 31 May 2021

Next Available Intake: July 2021

Course Types: Modular Undergraduate Course

Language: English

Duration: 6 months

Fees: $1514 View More Details on Fees

Area of Interest: Digital Media

Schemes: Alumni Continuing Education + (ACE+), Lifelong Learning Credit (L2C), Resilience

Funding: SkillsFuture

School/Department: School of Science & Technology


MTD361 Multi Camera Production Principles is designed to provide students with the knowledge and skills of producing television programmes in a studio. Studio production is a large-scale team effort where timing, skill and discipline coincide with creativity to bring entertainment and information to viewers. Students will learn all the theories of what goes into making a television show in a studio.

Level: 3
Credit Units: 5
Presentation Pattern: Every semester


  • Overview of Studio Production
  • Audio Control
  • Video Switcher
  • Sets Design
  • Lighting the Sets
  • Teleprompter and Graphics
  • Video Tape Playback and Recording
  • Studio Camera Operations
  • Studio Floor Directing
  • Assistant Directing
  • Studio Script and Rundown
  • Directing

Learning Outcome

  • Develop a critical viewpoint and awareness
  • Discuss the development of production techniques and the role of a ‘producer’ in the creative process
  • Demonstrate an awareness of technical developments in the television and video production industry
  • Appraise the importance of lighting, sound and vision management
  • Apply the recording studio and other music/sound tools and approaches for creative outcomes
  • Apply production techniques such as mixing, lighting, use of effects, programming, and sequencing
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