Unit description

With the increased demand for quality multimedia products for internet delivery, this unit extends the skills of students to incorporate standard software design and development techniques to the production of interactive multimedia applications. Students will create multimedia products through applying worked examples to project-based approaches of teaching and learning.

Unit content

Topic 1: Design and development
Topic 2: Graphics and animation
Topic 3: Text and other media
Topic 4: Navigation
Topic 5: Building interactivity
Topic 6: Scripting
Topic 7: Object-oriented structure
Topic 8: Decisions and loops
Topic 9: Debugging
Topic 10: States
Topic 11: Modularity
Topic 12: Presenting your work

Learning outcomes

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

Prescribed texts

Session 1

  • No prescribed texts.

Session 3

  • No prescribed texts.
Prescribed texts may change in future study periods.

Teaching and assessment

Coffs Harbour

Teaching method
Lecture online 1 hour (10 weeks)
Workshop on-site 2 hours (10 weeks)
Assessment
Design documentation8%
Applications22%
Design documentation10%
Application8%
Design Documentation8%
Application14%
Exam: closed book30%

Gold Coast

Teaching method
Lecture online 1 hour (10 weeks)
Workshop on-site 2 hours (10 weeks)
Assessment
Design documentation8%
Applications22%
Design documentation10%
Application8%
Design Documentation8%
Application14%
Exam: closed book30%

Online

Teaching method
Lecture online 1 hour (10 weeks)
Assessment
Design documentation8%
Applications22%
Design documentation10%
Application8%
Design Documentation8%
Application14%
Exam: closed book30%

Papua New Guinea - IBSU Port Moresby

Teaching method
Structured online learning
Assessment
Design documentation8%
Applications22%
Design documentation10%
Application8%
Design Documentation8%
Application14%
Exam: closed book30%
Notice

Intensive offerings may or may not be scheduled in every session. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

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Fee information

Domestic

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International

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