Available in 2022
Course code

CIND2000

Units

10 units

Level

2000 level

Course handbook

Description

In this course, students will develop knowledge of how Creative Industries professionals initiate, develop and deliver projects to clients, audiences and stakeholders. They will gain an understanding of the structural relations and collaborative design of workflows within the Creative Industries and in a variety of cultural and social contexts. They will examine how creative project briefs are developed and negotiated in stages and how they are delivered or distributed to clients and/or audiences. Students will explore the various collaborative models of creative producer and stakeholder engagement and develop an understanding of the value of technology on creative workflows.


Availability

Newcastle City Precinct

  • Semester 1 - 2022

Learning outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Identify key stakeholders involved in a range of creative industry work practices;

2. Develop high quality creative briefs in a collaborative work setting;

3. Understand workflows and collaborative relationships in the sector/s of the Creative Industries relevant to their own creative practice/interest;

4. Understand how technology influences value creation in the day-to-day work practices of the Creative Industries;

5. Demonstrate an ability to work collaboratively on projects with diverse cultural and social stakeholders;

6. Demonstrate written and oral communication skills at an intermediate level.


Content

  • Collaborative projects and stakeholders; 
  • Creative industry workflows and collaborative organisational structures;
  • Roles, relationships &  group dynamics  in the creative industries;
  • Collective project management and delivery;
  • The role of technology in creative industry communications and workflows.

Assumed knowledge

CIND1000, CIND1001, CIND1002, CIND1003


Assessment items

Written Assignment: Group work - 30%

Journal: Reflective Journal - 40%

Proposal / Plan: Creative solution - 30%


Contact hours

Newcastle City Precinct

Lecture

Online 1 hour(s) per Week for 10 Weeks

Tutorial

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for 12 Weeks

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