Course Title: Design animation and digital visual effects

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6160 Advanced Diploma of Professional Screenwriting

Course Title: Design animation and digital visual effects

Portfolio: Vocational Education

Nominal Hours: 80

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Important Information:


Terms

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

VART5093C

City Campus

TAFE

375T Vocational Design and Social Context

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2020

Course Contact: John Reeves

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4895

Course Contact Email: john.reeves@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

Design animation and digital visual effects is taught within the course Children's TV, which is made up of two competencies Write for children's television and Design animation and digital visual effects. Children's TV is a key component of the local industry, and this course delivers the skills and knowledge required to write engaging children's television and to contribute to the design of animation and digital visual effects for children's screen productions.
This competency Design animation and digital visual effects (CUAANM503) is delivered and assessed with Write for children's television (PSWTVC609).

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUAANM503 Design animation and digital visual effects

Elements:

1. Clarify design requirements

2. Generate and assess ideas

3. Conduct research and experimentation

4. Produce draft design specifications

5. Finalise design specifications


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, you will have developed the skills and knowledge required to write engaging children's television and to contribute to the design of animation and digital visual effects for children's screen productions. You will build your understanding and overview of the importance of children's television both locally and internationally.




Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is ongoing throughout the year. Your knowledge and understanding of course content is assessed through participation in class exercises, maintaining a workbook, oral presentations and through the application of learned skills and insights to your writing tasks.