Introduces students to the skills and concepts essential to the production of a range of contemporary media forms. The unit emphasises important storytelling principles, and the production processes that are shared by all creative digital forms. Using available digital technologies and working individually or collaboratively, students propose and produce a short audio-visual digital story.
- Media and storytelling
- The storytelling process
- How the production process works
- Visualising your digital story - seeing the work through a frame
- Audio - telling a story with sound
- Putting it all together - editing -
- Online media
Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.
Learning outcomes and graduate attributes
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||demonstrate an understanding of pre-production processes in digital media production||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline|
|2||demonstrate an understanding of the principles of narrative and storytelling in media production||Knowledge of a discipline|
|3||apply a working knowledge of the terminology, processes, and equipment used in digital media production||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
|4||write, plan, and contribute to the creation of short digital media works.||Creativity||Knowledge of a discipline||Communication and social skills|
- Cohen, H, Salazar, J, Barkat, I, 2008, Screen Media Arts, Oxford University Press, Melbourne. ISBN: ISBN13: 9780195562446.
Teaching and assessment
|Structured online learning (9 weeks)|
|Digital story production||40%|
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