Course Title: Interactive Multimedia

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6048

Course Title: Interactive Multimedia

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 110.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


345T Media and Communication


Term1 2007

Course Contact: Josiane Meuller

Course Contact Phone: 99254585

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This year-long course covers the skills required to integrate and use scripting language in authoring an interactive multimedia product. It also covers the skills and knowledge required to incorporate the principles of game design, including planning and designing a game.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFMEM03A Integrate and use scripting language in authoring a multimedia product


CUFMEM03A/01 Investigate mark-up and scripting options

CUFMEM03A/02 Integrate mark-up and scripting language

CUFMEM03A/03 Test mark-up and scripting language

CUFMEM03A/04 Evaluate mark-up and scripting language

National Element Code & Title:

CUFMEM09A Apply principles of game design to a multimedia product


CUFMEM09A/01 Receive and interpret the brief for the game design

CUFMEM09A/02 Generate and assess ideas

CUFMEM09A/03 Conduct research

CUFMEM09A/04 Select a game design model

CUFMEM09A/05 Compose the game elements

CUFMEM09A/06 Evaluate game based on design principles

National Element Code & Title:

ICAITB075A Use a library or pre-existing components


ICAITB075A/01 Estimate potential reuse units from design program specifications

ICAITB075A/02 Identify components and assess their fit

ICAITB075A/03 Evaluate for new gaps

ICAITB075A/04 Link/ use components

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

Assessment takes the form of four practice-based digital assignments, involving creative responses to a brief. Students will design and execute interactive digital products, solo and in teams.