The University of Newcastle, Australia
Not currently offered

Course handbook

Description

This course introduces students to a variety of design for screen based moving and interactive media applications through a series of practical and experimental project briefs. It will cover key professional applications of design for screen based moving and interactive visual media as well as enabling opportunities for more experimental approaches to their use. It will explore the relationship between content generation and image, type and graphic interplay with particular emphasis on layout design for screen based moving and interactive media.


Availability2019 Course Timetables

Newcastle City Precinct


    Learning outcomes

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

    1. Conceive and design a variety of screen based moving and interactive forms of visual communication;

    2. Demonstrate and apply a creative understanding of the interplay between content and moving image, type and graphic elements;

    3. Generate content for professional and experimental screen based moving and interactive design applications;

    4. Complete design projects to production ready standards through project driven self-tuition of relevant production skills.


    Content

    Topics will include:

    1. The relationship between screen based moving and interactive design content and form;
    2. Concept and content generation;
    3. Layout design for screen based moving and interactive media;
    4. Professional and experimental applications of screen based moving and interactive media design.  

    Requisite

    Student must have successfully completed DESN1011 and DESN1021 to enrol in this course.


    Assumed knowledge

    Highly recommended that students have also successfully completed DESN1101 and DESN1102.


    Assessment items

    Project: Project 1

    Presentation: Presentations - Individual

    Project: Project 2

    Report: Individual designed and written report on learning process


    Contact hours

    Newcastle City Precinct

    Lecture

    Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for 4 Weeks

    Tutorial

    Face to Face On Campus 3 hour(s) per Week for 12 Weeks