Course Title: Author interactive sequences

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4230

Course Title: Author interactive sequences

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 Workplace

Term1 2011,
Term1 2012

Course Contact: Adam Lovell

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4976

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

To enable the learner to gain technical skills, for producing interactive and animated sequences. This course will make use of the animation and motion graphics tools in one or more of the following software packages: Photoshop, After Effects/Motion/Final Cut Pro. It will also make use of the interactive and DVD authoring tool of DVD Studio Pro.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

There are no pre-requisites.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFDIG302A Author interactive sequences


1.    Plan use of  authoring tool

2.    Prepare to use authoring tool

3.    Produce interactive sequences

4.    Check functionality of interactive sequence.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will be able to develop interactive media sequences that function as planned and demonstrate basic visual design principles.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment tasks include building Flash designs, developing a website and authoring a DVD.