Course Title: Create digital visual effects

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5361 Diploma of Screen and Media (Interactive Media)

Course Title: Create digital visual effects

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 70

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

VART6431C

City Campus

TAFE

345T Media and Communication

Face-to-Face

Term2 2017

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

Course Contact Email: mcvet@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

In this course you will gain the skills and knowledge required to use a range of industry software applications and material from various sources to create and refine digital visual effects sequences for projects in film, television or digital media productions, including games.

It applies to individuals who combine elements into the final image while retaining the established style and continuity of the project.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUAANM402 Create digital visual effects

Elements:

1. Clarify work requirements

2. Prepare components

3. Assemble previsualisations

4. Produce visual effects

5. Finalise visual effects


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this competency, you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to use software applications to create and refine digital visual effects sequences for projects in film, television or digital media productions.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is ongoing throughout the semester. Your knowledge of course content is assessed through participation in practical exercises, knowledge assessment tasks and practical team based projects.