Introduction to Digital Imaging & New Media
|Course code CAPA1101||Units 10||Level 1000||Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Creative Arts|
This course is designed to develop basic skills and conceptual understandings in digital creative arts applications. It provides a practical and theoretical introduction to the basic methods and materials of new media arts with an emphasis on digital photography, digital imaging and software manipulation. This course is also designed to be flexible enough to adapt to new and changing technologies, individual student needs, and individual staffing specialities.
Available in 2014
|Objectives||At the successful completion of the course students will demonstrate:|
1. knowledge of the methods, materials and equipment necessary for digital image capture and manipulation.
2. skills in the application of digital image capture and manipulation.
3. aesthetic expression using digital imaging technologies.
4. familiarity with the historical and conceptual underpinnings of the creative use of digital imaging technologies.
|Content||The course will introduce students to the central concepts, historical and critical development of digital and new media arts. Within this context, students will learn about a range of materials and practical methods employed in digital imaging and new media.|
|Transition||Students who have successfully completed ARTC1101 Creative Arts: Digital Imaging and New Media A: INTRODUCTION TO PHOTOGRAPHY AND PHOTOSHOP are not eligible to enrol in CAPA1101 Introduction to Digital Imaging and New Media.|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Contact Hours||Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term|
Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
|Timetables||2014 Course Timetables for CAPA1101|