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WEBD322 - Web Videography

Course Details

Course Code: WEBD322 Course ID: 4394 Credit Hours: 3 Level: Undergraduate

This course teaches the basic principles of Web videography and how to use software such as Adobe Photoshop Elements to edit photos and videos and create movies to market product and services online. The course begins with some basic introductory concepts and progresses into more advanced implementation of Web videograpy for promoting e-commerce and addressing other business requirements. The course will cover both conceptual and scenario based exercises, thus enabling students to experience the maximum amount of comprehension and retention of material covered in the course.

Course Schedule

Registration Dates Course Dates Session Weeks
05/21/21 - 10/29/21 11/01/21 - 12/26/21 Fall 2021 Session I 8 Week session
08/31/21 - 02/04/22 02/07/22 - 04/03/22 Winter 2022 Session I 8 Week session

Current Syllabi

After successfully completing WEBD322, you will be able to:

  1. Describe the importance of digital video editing and software techniques.
  2. Identify video editing applications.
  3. Assess copyright issues associated with digital video editing.
  4. Analyze the strategies and benefits of using Web Video Editing Software.
  5. Apply the basic principles of Web videography used to edit and create photos, videos and movies to market product and services online.
  6. Apply the capabilities of Adobe Photoshop Elements that have made it an effective tool for website design, web animations, and web videos.

Reading Assignments:

Each week, you will be assigned a section from the class text book to read. In order to grasp the weekly course objectives and participate fully in the discussions, it is highly recommended to complete weekly assigned reading chapter before participating in the discussions.

Supplemental Readings:

Students are encouraged to research weekly topics on the internet and use their research findings in the discussions or weekly essays to support their points.

Forum Assignments:

Classroom interaction is a vital part of the online experience. Valuable knowledge can be gained from understanding the experiences of other class participants. You will earn participation points for activity in the Forums.

I monitor the forums for participation so there is no reason for you to submit your comments and peer reviews as separate assignments.

Please join the forums each week. Students must post a reply to both weekly forums and reply to at least 2 other students for each Forum. Replies must be posted in the week due and replies after the end of the each week will not be graded. The Forums are for student interaction and input should be submitted before the week ends in order to fully participate in the discussions. Students should demonstrate their own knowledge in the forums and avoid copying and pasting from websites.

NameGrade %
Assignments 40.00 %
Week 1 Assignment 6.67 %
Week 2 Assignment 6.67 %
Week 3 Assignment 6.67 %
Week 5 Assignment 6.67 %
Week 6 Assignment 6.67 %
Week 7 Assignment 6.67 %
Forums 20.00 %
Week 1 Forum 2.50 %
Week 2 Forum 2.50 %
Week 3 Forum 2.50 %
Week 4 Forum 2.50 %
Week 5 Forum 2.50 %
Week 6 Forum 2.50 %
Week 7 Forum 2.50 %
Week 8 Forum 2.50 %
Midterm Project 15.00 %
Week 4 Midterm Project 15.00 %
Final Project 25.00 %
Week 8 Final Project 25.00 %

Additional references are found in the Lessons Page of the classroom.

Book Title:To find the library e-book(s) req'd for your course, please visit to locate the eReserve by course #.
Author: No Author Specified
Book Title:Teach Yourself Visually Digital Video - eBook prvided through the APUS Online Library
Publication Info:Wiley Lib
Unit Cost:$20.60

Previous Syllabi

Not current for future courses.