In this course students develop and undertake an individual creative project in consultation with academic staff. An innovative approach to the technologies and processes of animation, video or a hybrid of both is encouraged. Focussed experimentation with a range of formal issues, formats, narrative approaches and installation strategies is expected. Critical reflection on contemporary and/or historical precedents is further developed through discussion with staff and peers. Students will develop, complete and either screen or install a substantial and fully resolved work. At this level students will apply appropriate Occupational Health and Safety practices.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate thorough knowledge of the processes, terminology, forms and technologies of animation and video.
- Apply skills and knowledge to the making of creative works in animation and video.
- Develop and evaluate concepts and processes by thinking creatively, critically and reflectively in relation to animation and video.
- Work independently and/or collaboratively in a studio environment in response to project demands in relation to animation and video.
- Reflect on social, ethical, cultural, technological and environmental issues of creative practice considering local and international perspectives in relation to animation and video.
Indicative AssessmentPortfolio of studio work (80%) [Learning Outcomes 1 - 5]
On-line or hard-copy journal or visual diary and/or Documentation or Professional practice exercise related to on-going career, as specified in Workshop notes. [20%] [Equivalent to approx. 2000 words] [Learning Outcomes 2 - 5]
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from: a) 48 hours of contact over 12 weeks: lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice; and b) 82 hours of independent studio practice, reading and writing.
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|Last day to enrol
|Class end date
|Mode Of Delivery
|24 Jul 2017
|31 Jul 2017
|31 Aug 2017
|27 Oct 2017