Study Programmes 2016-2017
WARNING : 2015-2016 version of the course specifications
Televisual documentary in practice
Duration :
30h Th
Number of credits :
Master in journalism (120 ECTS)4
Lecturer :
Robert Neys
Language(s) of instruction :
French language
Organisation and examination :
All year long
Units courses prerequisite and corequisite :
Prerequisite or corequisite units are presented within each program
Learning unit contents :
The course covers the production of tv documentaries of various formats (12, 26, 52 minutes or more). We consider issues related to the scripting, including lining-up, identifying participants, construction of a plot, interviewing, drafting comments, shooting and cutting.
Learning outcomes of the learning unit :
The professional practice students are introduced to should serve as a preparation to the more concrete sides of the job. The two main dimensions of the course are the analysis of documentaries and the students' own productions.
Prerequisite knowledge and skills :
Good knowledge of current affairs.
Planned learning activities and teaching methods :
Students are invited to form teams of two to four and produce a documentary lasting at least 12 min. They also do some anchoring exercises.
Mode of delivery (face-to-face ; distance-learning) :
The course is taught in the first term.
See :
Recommended or required readings :
No syllabus: compulsory note taking.
Assessment methods and criteria :
Students are assessed on their 12 min. documentary. Exercises prsented in class account for about 30% of the final mark.
Work placement(s) :
Organizational remarks :
Contacts :
Titulaire : Robert Neys, journaliste et maître de conférences
via le secrétariat de Mme D'Acchille.
Tél. 04 366 32 79
Assistant : Marc Delogne, LICAM,
Place du XX-Août, 7, 4000 Liège,
tél. : 04/366 53 11