Course Title: Creative Practice in Screen and Media Production

Part A: Course Overview

Course Title: Creative Practice in Screen and Media Production

Credit Points: 12


Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

COMM2526

City Campus

Undergraduate

345T Media and Communication

Face-to-Face

Sem 2 2014,
Sem 2 2015,
Sem 2 2017

Course Coordinator: Andrew Harrison

Course Coordinator Phone: +61 3 9925 4350

Course Coordinator Email: andrew.harrison@rmit.edu.au

Course Coordinator Location: 94.02.34

Course Coordinator Availability: Please check with course coordinator


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

NONE


Course Description

This course encourages you to be experimental in your approach to the production and presentation of your work. You will look at innovations which have influenced the development of screen and media practices. You are then encouraged to develop material and apply different approaches at each stage of a production. S


Objectives/Learning Outcomes/Capability Development

COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES


Upon successful completion of this course you will be able to:

  • identify and discuss innovative historical developments impacting on screen and media practice
  • explore and apply creative approaches to producing screen content
  • apply knowledge and technical skills to develop screen content and present material in non-traditional forums


Overview of Learning Activities

You will be actively engaged in learning that involves a range of activities such as studios, project work, lectures, tutorials, class discussion, individual and group activities.


Overview of Learning Resources

RMIT will provide you with resources and tools for learning in this course through our online systems.

A list of recommended learning resources will be provided by your lecturer, including books, journal articles and web resources. You will also be expected to seek further resources relevant to the focus of your own learning.

The University Library has extensive resources for Media and Communication students. The Library has produced a subject guide that includes quality online and print resources for your studies http://rmit.libguides.com/media-and-communication.

The Library provides guides on academic referencing: http://www.rmit.edu.au/library/referencing and subject specialist help via your Liaison Librarian.


Overview of Assessment

You will be assessed on how well you met the course's learning outcomes. 

Feedback will be given on all assessment tasks.