• Total units 24 Units
  • Areas of interest Digital Arts
  • Specialisation code DART-SPEC
  • Academic career Postgraduate

We offer a Digital Arts specialisation to give you an introductory understanding of the area that is also a pathway to a Masters degree in the discipline.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
  1. generate and evaluate relevant ideas and concepts using cognitive, technical and creative skills and relate them to their own creative works and to recent developments in the field;
  2. develop practice-led methodologies through investigation, analysis and synthesis of information to plan and execute studio/screen-based creative projects, either individually or in collaboration; and
  3. critically reflect upon and evaluate theoretical, conceptual and aesthetic aspects of creative practice and apply it in the production of creative works and/or professionally relevant projects.
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This specialisation requires the completion of 24 units, which must consist of:

6 units from completion of the following course(s):

Code Title Units
ARTH6050 Photography and Art 6
ARTH6162 Cyberculture 6
ARTH8022 Points of View: Independent Creative Art and Media Practice 6
DART8067 Digital Arts Research: contexts, practices and methodologies 6
HIST6233 How the Camera Changed History: A century of photography and cinema 6

A minimum of 12 units must come from completion of courses from the following list:

Code Title Units
ARTV6000 Animation 6
ARTV6003 Video Art 6
ARTV6006 Photography 6
ARTV6027 Professional Practices 6
ARTV6059 Introduction to Virtual Reality 6
ARTV8038 Practice-led Research Project 6
COMP6720 Art and Interaction in New Media 6
DART8116 Studio Practice: Research Project (Digital Industry) 6 6
DART8117 Studio Practice: Major Research Project (Digital Industry) 12 12
DART8118 Studio Practice: Extended Research Project (Digital Industry) 18 18

A maximum of 6 units may come from completion of courses from the following list:

Code Title Units
DESN6002 Foundations of Creative Code 6
DESN6006 Front-End Web: Crafting Online Experience 6
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