Available in 2022
Course code

CIND3003

Units

20 units

Level

3000 level

Course handbook

Description

The course provides students with an opportunity to build on professional networks, work with stakeholders and audiences and develop skills for future employment and entrepreneurial activity in the Creative Industries. It requires students to produce a major collaborative or individual project in a professional setting. Students will manage all stages toward the completion of the project, including production, audience development and critical reflection of both commercial, aesthetic and social outcomes.

Student projects may include, but are not limited to: theoretical explorations and reviews; speculative design practices; professionally oriented projects; work-integrated learning and research-integrated learning opportunities; group / collaborative projects; external stakeholder based projects.


Availability

PSB Singapore

  • Trimester 1 - 2022 (Singapore)
  • Trimester 3 - 2022 (Singapore)

Newcastle City Precinct

  • Semester 1 - 2022
  • Semester 2 - 2022

Learning outcomes

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

1. Produce and present a major project in the Creative Industries

2. Demonstrate skills, ideas and techniques previously learned in the program

3. Show capacity to take calculated creative and entrepreneurial risks in a professional environment

4. Establish networks in specific areas of the Creative Industries

5. Communicate clearly about creative work in forms relevant to the sector

6. Demonstrate critical and reflective knowledge of individual practice


Content

This course will involve working in consultation with a supervisor to produce, present, critically contextualise and reflect upon a substantial professional project for a public audience.


Requisite

To enrol in this course students must:

- be active in one of the following programs:

- Bachelor of Creative Industries [40041]

- Bachelor of Creative Industries/Bachelor of Innovation and Entrepreneurship [40125]

- and have successfully completed CIND3000, and

- have successfully completed or be concurrently enrolled in CIND3002.

OR

- be active in one the following programs:

- Bachelor of Communications [11496]

- Bachelor of Communication/Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (BComm/BLawsHons) [12342]

- Bachelor of Development Studies/Bachelor of Communication (BDevStudBComm) [40246]

- Bachelor of Music [40045]

- Bachelor of Music [40206]

- Bachelor of Music/Bachelor of Arts [40048]

- Bachelor of Music/Bachelor of Arts [40120]

- Bachelor of Music/Bachelor of Arts [40207]

- Bachelor of Visual Communication Design [11253]

- Bachelor of Visual Communication Design [40208]


Assessment items

Professional Task: Major Creative Project - 30%

Report: Report on Major Project - 40%

Presentation: Presentation - 30%


Contact hours

PSB Singapore

Lecture

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

Tutorial

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for 12 Weeks

Newcastle City Precinct

Integrated Learning Session

Face to Face On Campus 20 hour(s) per Term Full Term starting in week 1

Supervision of Group project work

Tutorial

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for 10 Weeks

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