Course Information
FacultyFine Arts
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter
CoordinatorKonstantinos Kefalas
Course ID280005931

Programme of Study: UPS of School of Film Studies (2009-2013)

Registered students: 124
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
CoreCompulsory Course324

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours4
Total Hours52
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
Course Type 2011-2015
Specific Foundation / Core
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Learning Outcomes
1. Understanding of the multiple facets of the method used to prepare, shoot and post produce a film 2. Use of all available methodological tools during the film production management 3. Manage and effectively organise the time frame available for a film production 4. Effectively manage all creative or non creative human resources that are included in the film production team 5. Effectively manage all financial resources available for a film production
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Design and manage projects
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
The course follows, describes and presents in detail the film making stages from development to pre-production and production process till post production. Case studies are presented in all lectures so as to facilitate theory comprehension. Case studies are selected in a way so as to familiarize students with various production organisation models. Taking into consideration the circumstances under which a production is set up (market, kind of film, finances of the film, objectives regarding distribution, etc) different film development and production models are studied. Exercises are used to assure comprehension.
film production, film producing, below the line production, line producer, film production management, film production stages
Educational Material Types
  • Notes
  • Video lectures
  • Audio
  • Multimedia
  • Interactive excersises
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Use of equipment to reproduce and project audiovisual works Use of audiovisual production equipment Use of relevant websites to deepen the lectures's understanding Use of email for frequent and instantaneous communication with the class
Course Organization
Laboratory Work240.8
Student Assessment
Class participation and presence 20% Written exams 80%
Student Assessment methods
  • Written Exam with Short Answer Questions (Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Landau, Camille & White, Tiare. 161 μυστικά για ένα νέο κινηματογραφιστή. Μτφρ.: Κατερίνα Κακλαμάνη. Επιμ.: Δέσποινα Μουζάκη. Αθήνα: Πατάκης, 2008 2. Deborah S. Patz, Film Production Management 101, MWP, 2002
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