Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
|Credit Points: ||37.50 |
|Level: ||7 (Graduate/Postgraduate) |
|Dates & Locations: || |
This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012: Semester 2, Southbank - 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 |
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment: ||Contact Hours: 280 |
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Study Period Commencement:
|Corequisites: ||None |
|Recommended Background Knowledge: ||None |
|Non Allowed Subjects: ||None |
|Core Participation Requirements: ||
For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Objectives, 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 the Disability Liaison Unit: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
Ms Sandra Sciberras
Faculty of the VCA and Music Student Centre
Ground Floor, Elisabeth Murdoch Building (Bldg 860)
234 St Kilda Road, Southbank, 3006
Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)
|Subject Overview: ||
In Animation Projects 2B, each student assumes responsibility for writing and animating his or her own major production. This animation project will be completed to a professional level both creatively and technically. Students will crew/collaborate on other student productions depending on their strand of study.
On completing this subject students will demonstrate advanced practical animation skills through:
• writing, directing and editing an innovative short animated motion picture program at a high professional standard;
• applying production techniques to express screen-based ideas;
• leading and participating in a collaborative team at an advanced level.
Students are required to demonstrate an advanced understanding of studio professional practice through the process of animating their Major Production (20%).
All industry standard pre-production, production and post production paperwork to be handed in to supervising producer on due dates and of a professional standard (10%).
This project shall be of a longer duration than those of Animation Projects 1A & 1B - the specific details of the production length depend on the specialization and students will refer to their production guidelines handbook. Each student writes and animates his/her own production. 1 internal staff assessor and 2 external industry assessors assess this production (70%).
Students must submit all assessment items in order to be eligible for a pass in this subject. Students must attend 80% of workshops, classes and lectures in order to be eligible for assessment.
|Prescribed Texts: ||None |
|Breadth Options: || |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information: ||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date |
|Generic Skills: ||
On completing this subject students will:
• demonstrate advanced creative and technical skills in the area of animation for film and television;
• confidently manage competing demands on time including self-directed production work;
• communicate at an advanced level in oral and written form and through screen production, for a wide variety of audiences;
• exhibit a developed knowledge of the film, television and allied industries;
• exhibit a developed set of flexible and transferable skills for different types of employment.
|Links to further information: ||http://www.vcam.unimelb.edu.au/ |
|Related Course(s): ||
Master of Film and Television |