In this video, Walter presents an actual client assessment from a script to screen project he produced called "Water Science with Wade." Created in the style of “Bill Nye the Science Guy,” this video series was developed for the largest school district in the state of Georgia to help teach elementary school water science. Here's an actual example of the client assessment in action.
- Now that we've walked through what a client assessment is,…here's a look at my client assessment…from Water Science with Wade.…Created in the style of Bill Nye Science guy,…this video series was developed for the largest school…district in the state of Georgia…to help teach elementary school level water science.…What's the purpose of this project?…In Water Science with Wade, the purpose was to educate…elementary school children about where their drinking…water comes from, and the importance of water conservation.…
Who is your audience?…Your target market?…Our audience was third, fourth, and sixth grade students,…and their teachers.…See, while the videos were designed specifically for…the students, we did include some elements targeted…to the adults to make them more fun to watch.…Are there educational or language considerations?…We had to keep the language within the third…to sixth grade reading levels.…Additionally, we were required to include science…curriculum elements in each video,…or the teachers would not use them in the classroom.…
- Completing a client assessment
- Discerning between client needs versus wants
- Developing a working concept
- Creating time and crew assessments
- Coming up with the budget
- Presenting the proposal
- Revising the budget
- Knowing when to walk away
Skill Level Intermediate
Video Foundations: Cameras and Shootingwith Anthony Q. Artis2h 58m Intermediate
Script Writing for Nonfiction Videowith Amy DeLouise1h 46m Intermediate
1. Client Assessment
Client need vs. want1m 55s
2. Concept Development
3. Prebudget Production Planning
4. Putting the Budget Together
5. Presenting Your Budget and Proposal
6. Revising the Budget
Next steps1m 7s
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