Additional courses for Multimedia Production Department

View the list of courses and choose four to attend as a part of the additional course package you get as an undergraduate student of the Faculty of Contemporary Arts’ Multimedia Production, in addition to the Personal Development Program. Click on course name to learn more about the individual courses you can select.

Introduction to video production contains lessons that introduce the students to the basic principles of video production. You will learn about various occupations in video production and their roles in the creation of a movie of a TV production, from an idea to a finalized production.

In this course, you will learn the basic technology of shooting and editing, various formats and the process of production. This course is the base for the understanding of the processes and the technological requirements that make the creation of a movie or a TV production possible.

The goal of the course is to make understandable the process of production in TV or film production studios, and also to enable you to independently communicate with other participants in production process. The course will provide you with a complete understanding of the entire set of elements related to film and TV video production

Considering the fact that this is a beginners’ course that does not require any background knowledge, in order to facilitate learning the new knowledge, everything you learn here is divided into 9 modules. This way, everyone who wants to master numerous features of this program will be able to do so gradually and without difficulties. In this course, in addition to the Adobe Premiere environment, you will also learn the aesthetics of the audio-video production and post-production.

After going through the lessons and practicing the exercises provided in the course, the student will be ready to independently edit video-material, produce sound at a professional level and create graphics to incorporate it into their projects.

In this course, you will find out what it takes to be a real leader. You will learn about the qualities and behaviors of a leader and why is leadership important, and you will be given a large number of examples of great leaders of today. You will also learn some of the most important lessons on leadership.

The goal of this course is to study different leadership models and styles in order to determine their advantages and disadvantages and prepare the best possible technique for becoming a good and successful leader and to be able to recognize and follow the right people in the course of your career.

The course constitutes a carefully designed and planned approach to the defining in general the activities in public relations that concern the development of identity, image and reputation of a company. In this course, you will find descriptions of the methods of creating a reputation and developing internal and external relations. The course provides a selection of the examples of best practices that demonstrate the full set of PR manager activities while in communication with target audiences and while making an influence on the opinions those audiences have about the company.

The goal of the course is to acquire the knowledge and the skills required in order to define, implement and evaluate PR strategies and tactics, and to master the theory and practice of public relations management in an organization..

In this course, you will learn about what makes an entrepreneur, what dominant traits this personality type possesses and how they think. In this course, you will find out are you entrepreneurial and do your current personality traits and your education match the determined features of successful entrepreneurs.

You will study the role of entrepreneur in various phases of business development and the goal is to acquire an understanding of entrepreneur’s personality and their position, as well as the understanding of the demands they are faced with while managing a company or a project.

In this course, you will have the opportunity to learn about the marketing strategies used by many of today’s companies in Internet presentation. Among other things, the course will deal with the way we create image and identity and will explain numerous techniques for connecting with the public and achieving the best possible effect.

The course explains the concepts of direct marketing, contextual marketing, paid advertising, web shop and the principles that should be applied when creating a web shop site.

The goal of this course is to introduce you to the basic theories of Internet marketing, direct marketing and Internet sales. This knowledge you obtain will provide you with a better understanding of the entire concept of Internet marketing by means of studying the exemplary techniques and strategies applied today. That same knowledge will also equip you with a solid conceptual frame required for further research on the subject.

This course contains lessons which will introduce you to all the elements of the process of video production as part of the final phase of producing a movie or TV show. You will learn how to use Adobe Media Encoder and the various requirements in production for which you can use this software. You will also learn how to use Adobe SpeedGrade, how to apply color correction to your video materials and how to visually upgrade your entire video. In this course, you will learn everything about the connections between Adobe applications for audio and video production and how to make the best of the entire Adobe package.

The goal of this course is to enable you to independently use Adobe Media Encoder and Adobe SpeedGrade, and to actively use Adobe Dynamic Link, too. In addition to learning how to use this software, you will also learn about the aesthetic categories of color correction, the finalization of video project and the importance of postproduction in making a quality and modern video product.

At the beginning of the course, you will get acquainted with the basic things, such as the appearance of the workspace in Adobe Photoshop CC, as well as the creating of new documents. After that, step by step, you will become familiar with more complex selection, coloring, effects, layers and transformation tools.

You will also learn how to use text import and editing tools, as well as about vector shapes. As you learn, you will also master a number of keyboard shortcuts that will help you become more efficient and quick when you work.

Upon successful completion of the course, you will have acquired powerful and useful tools that will be quite handy for editing 3D art, designing for video and much more that will help you expand your range of options for creative, artistic expression.

In this course, you will study a variety of areas, starting from learning how to even begin working on a project, through learning how to behave in a job interview, at business meetings, business dinners, presentations and many other things. The emphasis is put on conversation and the development of conversational skills.

The goal of the course is for you to learn the vocabulary of modern business, to train you in business correspondence and help you actively participate at business meetings and conferences that require proficiency in English.

The course Adobe After Effects comprises lessons that cover an array of subjects: from importing materials into the computer, basics of video editing, effect creations, and photo editing to creating more complex compositions. Both basic and complex actions and post-production procedures are explained in numerous examples. There are groups of lessons dedicated to the application of specific video-effects, with numerous examples and procedures for realization.

The goal is to help you unleash your power and equip you for an independent work in Adobe After Effects. That means you will learn to independently import video materials, create texts, graphics and animations and apply video effects which you will later edit at a higher level of professional expertize and thus create a video format of your project suitable for broadcasting or further post-production.

You will learn to apply and modify a large number of video effects and photo correction effects, and also to add new elements to an image. The course will enable you to master the techniques that can be used in other Adobe and post-production applications, too, and can be applied in different production environments.

This course will teach you all the required techniques and will introduce you to all the tools necessary for working in Adobe Illustrator CC. Thanks to this knowledge, you will be able to express your creativity and present yourself artistically and design-wise by means of drawing vector graphics.

The beginning of the course will serve as an introduction to the basic segments of this software: workspace layout and creation of new documents. You will learn what raster is, the differences between raster and vector graphic and how to resize vector objects without losing on quality. Then you will learn in more detail about the concepts of resolution, RGB and CMYK.

In this course, you will master useful and powerful tools that you will later be able to apply and charge for in the areas of design and art. You will be trained in logo creation, content design and preparing files for print and numerous other tasks that comprise a graphic designer’s job.

Through this course, you will learn about communication skills, the definition of intercultural communication, its principles and dimensions, as well as the concept of culture shock.

The purpose of the course is to familiarize you with different ways of communication, and ensure that you understand and accept the cultural differences that are also the cause of poor business, and learn efficient methods for the advancement of your communication skills.

The course was designed to provide a simple and reader-friendly introduction to Microsoft PowerPoint. It was divided into several logical units (modules) which will introduce you in detail with the subject of making presentations in PowerPoint, starting from getting to know its user environment to knowing how to use its built-in tools and features.

The goal is to learn the skills and knowledge essential for using every available tool and feature in Microsoft PowerPoint. In this course, you will learn what tools are available and how to use them in the best possible way in order to be able to successfully respond to all the demands of today’s business environment.

After you finish this course, you will be able to independently create presentations, import and edit multimedia, use charts, diagrams and other features.

The impression you leave on others is extremely important and might have a significant effect on your business. In order to avoid receiving a negative reputation, one should mind business etiquette.

This course discusses the basic rules of business etiquette and puts a special emphasis on the most common mistakes and the ways to avoid them. The course also explains the rules of verbal and non-verbal communication in everyday business life and the rules for doing business with people from different countries.

The goal of this course is to introduce you to the basic rules of business etiquette to help you making a positive impression of professionalism and polished business manners. You will learn the basic and the current rules of business communication in domestic and international business environment.

These are some of the most important characteristics a person can possess in a business world: being able to independently start business initiatives, being active in suggesting the ways in which to do things, having a positive approach to problems in everyday business life. The rules of business apply to the artistic world, too, and in order to succeed, you need to develop your assertiveness and motivate yourself to finish your tasks – even the ones that you do not like.

The goal of the course is to help you master these basic knowledge and skills and to learn the methods for practicing and training yourself in initiative and motivation in order to achieve better results. The course also trains you in active and proactive approach to problems and encourages you to work on your prejudices.

To be successful in any field, it is important that you make an objective assessment of your abilities, as well as to work on understanding them and implementing them in an adequate way. Self-knowledge is the first step towards accepting yourself as you really are, towards recognizing and accepting your good side, as well as building a certain level of self-confidence, that will help you bring your self-knowledge to the fore.

Using a variety of tools and techniques, you will learn to accept yourself and to rise above the average. This will have a positive effect not only on you, but also on your surroundings, opening new possibilities when it comes to your artistic expression and professional success.

The purpose of the program is to provide the students with a different techniques and methods for reaching the level of objectivity in self-assessment and raising the level of self-confidence necessary for achieving good professional and personal results.