The ability to produce screen content is becoming increasingly valued in today's media environment. This unit introduces you to the key concepts, methods and practices of screen production. You will gain hands-on experience in filming and recording sound, editing, and design with an emphasis on production planning and storytelling.
|Unit name||Making Media: Filming, Editing and Design|
|College/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
|Coordinator||Mr Andy Terhell|
|Available as an elective?||Yes|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
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- Demonstrate coherent and in-depth knowledge of key media studies concepts, approaches, and methods
- Integrate and apply this knowledge to the production of media content and to workplace practice
- Communicate effectively and ethically across a variety of media platforms
- Respond effectively and creatively to a changing media environment.
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Weeks 1-9: One-hour online content, including lectures and other material and weekly 2-hour seminar
Weeks 10-13: No lecture. Weekly 3-hour seminar
|Assessment||Assessment Task 1: Acknowledgement of Country: Short film presentation (20%)|Assessment Task 2: Project plan and workflow (30%)|Assessment Task 3: Media Project & Reflexive Essay (50%)|
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Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
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