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 MEDA302
Subject Name Media Arts Project
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites MEDA301
Co-Requisites Nil
Restrictions None.
Equivalence None.
Assessment Presentation - Prototype presentation 25% Reflection - Critical reflection 25% Project - Media art project 50%
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.

Subject Availability
Session Spring  (29-07-2019 to 21-11-2019)
Campus Innovation Campus
Delivery Method On Campus
Instance Name Class 1
Course Restrictions No restrictions
Contact Hours 1 hr lecture and 3 hrs practical per week
Lecturer(s) and
Cons. times
Aaron Burton
Coordinator(s) and
Cons. times
Aaron Burton
Instance Comment  
Census Date 31-08-2019

Subject Description
This subject provides students with a critical environment to both broaden and deepen their existing skills and supports their development of a sustainable media arts practice. The subject employs contributive learning strategies to encourage the development of a community of practice. Students develop and present Media Arts projects supported by documentation and critical reflection. Completed projects will be exhibited in the end of year student exhibition. Related to this, the subject will also address issues of exhibition, installation and the professional handling of Media Arts projects.

Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. Produce an exhibition-ready Media Arts work
2. Write critically about the contextual, conceptual and aesthetic underpinnings of their creative Media Arts project work
3. Contribute a professional creative approach to the field of Media Arts and other related areas

Extra Information
Generic Extra Information:
This is the final subject in the Media Arts sequence and aims to facilitate the development of a substantial Media Arts project. It provides a context for students to develop a professional level portfolio project and provides ideal preparation for post-graduate study.

Textbook Information
Students will be advised of recommended texts at the commencement of session.
Text book information is available via the UniShop website:

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