Animation Research 1

Subject FLTV10017 (2013)

Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2013.

Credit Points: 12.50
Level: 1 (Undergraduate)
Dates & Locations:

This subject is not offered in 2013.

Time Commitment: Contact Hours: 42 Hours
Total Time Commitment:

120 Hours

Prerequisites: None

Corequisites must be taken in the same study period

Study Period Commencement:
Credit Points:
Not offered in 2013
Not offered in 2013
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:


Paul Fletcher

Robert Stephenson

Subject Overview:

Image researching, referencing and making, in new and existing forms. A series of presentations and self-directed animation project-related research. This subject includes an embedded program in academic literacy skills of analysis, discussion, essay writing, research and information retrieval.


On completion of this subject students should be able to:-

  • Gather, critique and contextualise relevant references.
  • Demonstrate basic requirements of academic writing.

Practical Project (30 second animated sequence or equivalent) (20%)

Research Progress Report (1 x 15 minuet presentation or equivalent) Mid Semester (20%)

Research Report (1,500 words or equivalent) End of Semester (50%)

Workshop Participation* (10%)

*Participation assessed on criteria of engagement, ability to discuss & give/receive feedback and teamwork skills.

Hurdle requirements

Students must attend 80% of all scheduled classes and attempt all elements of assessment to be eligible for a pass in this subject.

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 be able to:-

  • Construct and investigate a proposition.
  • Write analytically
  • Sort and sift material to reach something specific.
Related Course(s): Bachelor of Fine Arts (Animation)

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