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Film and Video Major  

A Film and Video major allows students to combine theory and practice in studying film, cinema, television and new media. Units are offered in video production, film theory and scriptwriting. Students have the opportunity to specialise in these areas. This major 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.
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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
FAV3204 Scriptwriting: Adaptation, Editing and Commissioned Content 15
FAV3206 Scriptwriting: Feature Films 15
At least 30 credit points must be theory units (*).
Students wishing to undertake an extended study in Film and Video may do so by completing a minor in Scriptwriting and/or choosing units from the Specialist Elective areas below:
Performance and Direction
PAM1013 Theatre Workshop 1 15
PAM2103 Theory of Directing 15
PAM3104 Stage Combat 15
PAM3219 Acting for Camera 15
Factual Programming, Current Affairs and Documentary
BRO2025 Broadcasting Skills 15
BRO2026 Finding Context in Reportage 15
POL2127 Australian Government 15
HIS3101 Human Rights: Struggles for Global Justice 15
Cinematography and Lighting
PHO1105 Photo Work 15
IMM1121 Digital Photomedia 15
PHO2103 Studio Work 15
Film Business and Producing
MAN1100 Management I 15
JOU2103 Media Law and Ethics 15
PAM2016 Arts 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
MTQ3114 Music for Film and Video 15
Production Design and Art Direction
PAM1002 Technical Theatre 1 15
FAS1101 Materials and the Body 15
VIS1303 Introduction to Drawing 15
TDD2102 3D Design Practices: Materiality 15
Film Theory
CMM2124 Media and Nation 15
MST2150 Media in Asia 15
CMM3129 Contemporary Issues in Culture 15
MST3151 Media and Identity 15

Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2014 VET: 14/05/2014