Subject Descriptions - Subject Information

Calendar: 2019 Undergraduate
Faculty: Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts
Department: School of the Arts, English and Media

COSMOS mastered subject: Version 2000.01

Subject Information
Subject Code MEDA201
Subject Name Time, Space & Data
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites MEDA101 or MEDA102
Co-Requisites None.
Restrictions None.
Equivalence None.
Assessment Essay 30% Project; Experimental Film Project 30% Project 40%
General Subject Yes.
EFTSL (Non Weighted) 0.125
Non Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
Pre-1997 Pre-2005 Post-2005 Post-2008 Post-2009 Post-2010
$ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820 
Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
1771-Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (Direct Entry)
1777-Bachelor of Laws (Direct Entry)
1827-Bachelor of International Studies - Bachelor of Laws
1845-Bachelor of Information Technology - Bachelor of Laws
1852-Bachelor of Business Information Systems - Bachelor of Laws
760-Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies - Bachelor of Laws
770-Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)
771-Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Laws
771H-Course information not Found
772-Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Laws
773-Bachelor of Commerce - Bachelor of Laws
774-Bachelor of Mathematics - Bachelor of Laws
775-Bachelor of Science - Bachelor of Laws
775H-Course information not Found
775M-Course information not Found
779-Bachelor of Engineering - Bachelor of Laws
858-Bachelor of Journalism - Bachelor of Laws
Work Experience No
Tutorial Enrolment Information None.
Availability Not Available in 2019

Subject Description
This subject introduces time-based Media Arts in relation to the history of avant-garde cinema, experimental film and video, and contemporary screen media. Students develop an understanding of a range of conceptual-materialist practices that expand their repertoire in screen media and emphasises on experimentation as means to imagine ‘future cinemas’. Students develop skills in relevant aspects of media arts screen production including editing, projection, installation, and working with a range of screen media platforms. Project work is developed for mixed screen and installation contexts and informed by the lecture series on history and contemporary screen media practices.

Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. Articulate a developing critical understanding of the history and contemporary practice of experimental screen based Media Arts.
2. Engage in experimental film, video and screen based production techniques.
3. Produce critically engaged experimental screen media work

Textbook Information
Students will be advised of recommended texts at the commencement of session.
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