The New Media Club focuses on providing AV management, photography, and videography for school events while teaching members related knowledge and skills in areas such as video production, photo editing and other relevant skills.
Members will learn how to operate AV equipment which are essential in the daily operations of the school while supporting in school assemblies and the wide variety programs and activities organized in Edgefield. Through training sessions (on-the-job training and actual experience), members will gain proficiency in setting up of AV equipment in different venues for events. Members will be able to acquire leadership and communication skills in coordinating the events.
Edgefield New Media Club strives to empower our members to have the passion to excel in providing reliable AV support for the day to day AV operations of our school. With these activities in place, the members will be able to develop team spirit, leadership skills, event organizing skills and equipment-related technical skills.
The members will also be trained in the handling of DSLR cameras, basic photography and videography techniques, and post-production of their works through editing tools such as Adobe Photoshop and iMovie.
Character Attribute of CCA
Through the variety of activities provided by the New Media Club, members will be able to develop their 21st Century Skills such as resilience, relationship management, social awareness and self-management, nurturing them into confident individuals and active contributors to our school.
Strategy or Benefits of CCA
New Media Club provides members the opportunities to learn about AV equipment and setup via a hands-on approach. With exposure to a myriad of in-school and out-of-school activities, it is ideal for students with kinaesthetic learning styles.
Members will also have opportunities to gain exposure in the usage of DSLR camera for photography and videography. They will also learn different digital platforms to edit photos and videos.
Achievements / Competitions
Dex Ngiam Chao Yi, Canon Photomarathon 2017, 1st in Student Category, Theme: Tilt
Jayden Ong Yi Feng, Canon Photomarathon 2018, 3rd in Student Category, Theme: Solitude
Teacher in Charge
Mr Ng Teck Yeong
Mr Wang Yueming
Wednesday (3.30 - 5.30pm) – All Members
Friday (2.30 - 4.30pm) – All Members
Venue: Computer Lab 4