Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:Semester 1, Parkville - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 4.5 |
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Total expected time commitment is 170 hours across the semester, including class time.
Admission to the Master of Arts and Cultural Management (Moving Image) or Master of Arts and Cultural Management or the Master of Art Curatorship.
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For the purposes of considering request 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 Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorProf Barbara Anne Creed
Human Rights on the Screen will allow students to investigate the unique ways that visual cultures present and intervene in human rights issues of concern to local and global communities. It will also explore the relationship between human rights and animal ethics. This subject will offer students real world opportunities to become involved with Human Rights arts and film festivals and to create their own moving image projects (eg. a short film, a virtual community, a promotional campaign, a blog or website) and to curate and organise projects for not for profit organisations in response to current real world situations.
Students completing this subject will be able to:
A specific case study including a class presentation, a moving image based project and a research essay totalling 5000 words 100% (due in the examination period). Students are required to attend a minimum of 80% (or 10 out of 12) classes in order to qualify to have their written work assessed. Any student who fails to meet this hurdle without valid reason will not be eligible to pass the subject. All required written work must be submitted in order to pass the subject. Essays submitted after the due date without an extension will be penalised 2% per day. Essays submitted after two weeks of the assessment due date without a formally approved application for special consideration or an extension will only be marked on a pass/fail basis if accepted.
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Subject reader will be available.
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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Students successfully completing this subject will be able to:
100 Point Master of Arts and Cultural Management |
100 Point Moving Image
150 Point Master of Arts and Cultural Management
150 Point Moving Image
150 point program - full time over 18 months
200 Point Master of Arts and Cultural Management
200 Point Moving Image
200 point program - full time over 18 months
200 point program - full time over 24 months
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