Course Title: Author interactive media

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5228

Course Title: Author interactive media

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 50.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term2 2011,
Term2 2012

Course Contact: Program Administration

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4815

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Course Description

This unit describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to author a complete interactive media product, for example, an interactive portfolio displaying photographic images.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFDIG401A Author interactive media


1Identify multimedia elements.

2Identify scope of authoring software.

3Use authoring software.

4Create interactive sequence.

5Evaluate interactive prototype.

6Transform prototype into final product.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to research, evaluate and determine the appropriate colour management strategy required for a range of photographic printing projects.

Students will have the knowledge to plan, coordinate and manage the accuracy, consistency and integrity of colour in their printing workflows to industry standard.

Overview of Assessment

Students will be required to resolve colour theory issues and determine correct colour management strategies to be applied for specific output devices used within the photoimaging industry.