Instructional Design for Multimedia

Subject 485-225 (2008)

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Credit Points: 12.500
Level: Undergraduate
Dates & Locations:

This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2008:

Semester 1, - Taught on campus.
Pre-teaching Period Start not applicable
Teaching Period not applicable
Assessment Period End not applicable
Last date to Self-Enrol not applicable
Census Date not applicable
Last date to Withdraw without fail not applicable

Parkville, on-campus.

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Time Commitment: Contact Hours: 36 hours
Total Time Commitment: Not available
Prerequisites: 485-120 E-Learning for Training and Development
Corequisites: None
Recommended Background Knowledge: None
Non Allowed Subjects: None
Core Participation Requirements:

For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.

It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and Student Equity and Disability Support:


Subject Overview:

This subject provides a sound conceptual understanding of multimedia and practical skills in designing, developing and evaluating viable multimedia outcomes. It covers the development of practical abilities in design, planning, instructional design, interface design, project organisation and communication, digitisation, authoring and evaluation of multimedia products.

Assessment: Plan, develop and evaluate a multimedia outcome for a particular context using multimedia elements to communicate effectively for a described context, equivalent to 4000 words.
Prescribed Texts: Prescribed Texts:A collection of appropriate online and hard copy readings will be prepared for students.
Breadth Options:

This subject is not available as a breadth subject.

Fees Information: Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date
Generic Skills:

Information Not Available


Students should have access to appropriate technology as detailed in the Faculty of Education homepage.

Special computer skills required: basic familiarity with computer operation and computer file management.

Related Course(s): Bachelor of Learning Development and Training

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