Unit Set Structure


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MAFVDO  Film and Video Major  

This unit set is available in the following courses:

A Film and Video major allows students to combine theory and practice in studying film, cinema, television and new media.  Courses are offered in video production, film theory and scriptwriting. Students have the opportunity to specialise in these areas. The course provides opportunities for developing creative expression, vocational skills within the film and video industries, and critical understanding and appreciation of these media. It trains students to think critically, to work collaboratively, to use new technologies and to develop a portfolio of their own work.

This unit set is available on Mt Lawley Campus.
This unit set is available in the following mode of delivery - On-campus.
Students select 120 credit points (8 units) from the list below:
FAV1101 Introduction to Digital Video 15
FAV2101 Introduction to Video Production 15
FAV2201 Video Production: Drama and Documentary 15
FAV3301 Advanced Video Production 1 15
FAV3401 Advanced Video Production 2 15
FAV1111 Film and Cinema Studies * 15
SCR2116 Australian Screen Studies * 15
CMM2107 Documentary, Film and Television * 15
FAV3116 Animation and Filmosophy * 15
FAV3205 Screen Evolution * 15
FAV2102 Scriptwriting: Short Films 15
FAV2203 Scriptwriting: Television Drama 15
FAV3202 Scriptwriting: Feature Films, Documentary and Radio 15
FAV3204 Scriptwriting: Adaptation, Editing and Commissioned Content 15
At least 30 credit points must be theory units (*).
Students may also undertake an intensive 16 unit (240 credit point) program of study in Film and Video by completing 10 units above (150 credit points), 4 units from the Specialist Elective Areas below (60 credits points) and SCR3150 Screen Academy Advanced Production Project (30 credit points).
Students who select this option will substitute it for their supplementary program of study.

Performance and Direction
PER1106 Performance Skills 15
PAM2103 Theory of Directing 15
PAM3104 Stage Combat 15
Factual Programming, Current Affairs and Documentary
CMM1104 Writing for the Media 15
BRO1020 Broadcasting and the New Media Landscape 15
BRO2025 Broadcasting Skills 15
Cinematography and Lighting
PHO1105 Photo Work 15
IMM1121 Digital Photomedia 15
PHO2103 Studio Work 15
Film Business and Producing
MAN1100 Management I 15
CMM2103 Media Law and Ethics 15
PAD3102 Event Management 15
Animation, Motion Graphics and Special Effects
PHO2221 Advanced Digital Photomedia 15
GDT2102 3D Visualisation 15
IMM3205 3D Animation 15
FAV3231 Digital Video 2 15
Sound Design
MTQ1110 Desktop Music Production 15
MTQ1118 Digital Audio and Sampling Techniques 15
MTQ2112 Sound Mixing 15
Production Design and Art Direction
PAM1002 Technical Theatre 1 15
DEF1101 Design Foundations: Design Principle 15
DES2204 Design Practices: Filmic Design 15
Film Theory
MST3151 Media and Identity 15
IAS3106 Indigenous Histories in Film 15
CMM3119 Case Studies in Communications 15

Last Updated - Higher Education: 12/07/2011 VET: 12/07/2011