Course Title: Media Electives

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6048

Course Title: Media Electives

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 90.0

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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 course covers the skills and knowledge required to analyse the requirements and develop the design of a multimedia project within the cultural industries. The student will choose to specialise in the one of the following areas:
2D Animation
3D Animation
Hybrid Media
Compositing & Motion Graphics

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUFMEM06A Design a multimedia product


CUFMEM06A/01 Determine the project requirements

CUFMEM06A/02 Identify possible approaches and select the most appropriate

CUFMEM06A/03 Produce a design for the multimedia project design

CUFMEM06A/04 Review and confirm the design

National Element Code & Title:

ICAITU126A Use advanced features of computer applications


ICAITU126A/01 Manipulate data

ICAITU126A/02 Access and use support resources

ICAITU126A/03 Configure the computing environment

Learning Outcomes


Overview of Assessment

 Assessment takes the form of two practice-based assignments, involving creative responses to a brief. Students will design and execute digital products appropriate to their chosen specialisation. Each assignment will carry a value of 50%.