Course Title: Use an authoring tool to create an interactive sequence

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4144

Course Title: Use an authoring tool to create an interactive sequence

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 40.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication

Face-to-Face or Internet

Course Contact: Naomi Herzog

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4345

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course will focus on students developing authoring skills within Flash and creating an interactive commercial work.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFMEM01A Use an authoring tool to create an interactive sequence


1. Plan use of authoring tool
2. Prepare to use authoring tool
3. Use authoring tool
4. Check functionality of multimedia sequence

Learning Outcomes

Overview of Assessment

Students are required to complete class tutorial exercises, a proposal presentation and an individual based project with supporting material. The project will require the student to plan, conceive a child, and create an authored Flash interactive. Assessment will be during the semester.

Assessment items include:
a) 4 class exercises in Flash (5% each) - total 20%
b) proposal presentation document – 15%
c) EPOC (electronic proof of concept) - 20%
d) Major Project – create a Flash project - minimum of 3 pages – 45%