Description of Activity
This workshop focuses on storyboarding as a process to inform the videographer of scene layout, duration, special effects, transitions, and narrative. Greater storyboard detail results in reduced video production cost.
University of Calgary staff, faculty, and students
- Apply theme, colour theory, and design concepts in video production
- Apply design principles to storyboard visual layout and composition
- Apply film techniques to storyboard video content
- Produce mock-up of video
- Course trailer design
- Staff marketing video design
- Student assignment
Support staff, faculty, and students with transition of teaching and learning materials to video format
Evidence-Based Practice, Design Layout, and Film Technique
Eskilson, S. (2012). Graphic design: A new history. Yale University Press.
Fabe, M. (2014). Closely watched films: an introduction to the art of narrative film technique. Univ of California Press.
Kurtz, S. M., Silverman, J., & Draper, J. (2005). Teaching and learning communication skills in medicine. Radcliffe publishing.
Meggs, P. B., & Purvis, A. W. (2016). Meggs’ history of graphic design. John Wiley & Sons.
Samara, T. (2005). Making and breaking the grid: A graphic design layout workshop. Rockport Publishers.
Documentation and Materials
Storyboard Mock-up Activity
Assessment Strategies and Results
Workshop content will be refined through evaluation feedback, and personal observations during workshop delivery. Content will be customized for each workshop based on user objectives.
Project collaborators: Ykje Piera, Haboun Bair
ePortfolio author: Ykje Piera