Digital Media Studio 5: Specialisation Project

RMIT University Vietnam

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Digital Media Studio 5: Specialisation Project

  • Host University

    RMIT University Vietnam

  • Location

    Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

  • Area of Study

    Graphic Design

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    Required Prior Study

    Successful completion of COMM2591(Melb)/COMM2592(VN) Digital Media Studio 4: Client Solutions

    OR

    Alternatively you may be able to demonstrate the required skills and knowledge before you start this course.  Contact your course coordinator if you think you may be eligible for recognition of prior learning.  

    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    24
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    8
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    12
  • Overview

    Course Description

    In this studio, you will further develop practice in your digital specialisation (interactive media, digital video, digital audio or digital environments) and design a major work, which responds in an innovative way to a complex set of design problems. Through the production of this specialised project, you will develop your professional skills including research and creative design. You will also explore emerging industry trends.

     

    Objectives/Learning Outcomes/Capability Development

    COURSE LEARNING OUTCOMES

    Upon the successful completion of this course you will be able to:

    • Research, discuss and evaluate contemporary theories and practices in a digital specialisation.
    • Investigate and apply design theory and technology to respond to creative digital briefs.
    • Apply appropriate production processes for cross-platform project delivery.
    • Critically analyse and evaluate your own work and that of your peers, in relation to emerging industry trends.

     

    Overview of Learning Activities

    You will be actively engaged in learning that involves a range of activities such as studios, project work, lectures, tutorials, class discussion, individual and group activities.

     

    Overview of Learning Resources

    RMIT will provide you with resources and tools for learning in this course through our online systems.

    A list of recommended learning resources will be provided by your lecturer, including books, journal articles and web resources. You will also be expected to seek further resources that are relevant to the focus of your own learning.

    There are services available to support your learning, including the University Library and Study Support services. For further information, please visit the Library page on the RMIT University website and the myRMIT student portal.

     

    Overview of Assessment

    You will be assessed on how well you met the course's learning outcomes. 

    Feedback will be given on all assessment tasks.

     

    Assessment Tasks

    Assessment Task 1

    “Initial Response Presentation” (10%).

    In this assessment task, you will present your initial design responses to the brief at hand.

    This assessment will cover the following course learning outcomes:

    Research, discuss and evaluate contemporary theories and practices in a digital specialisation.

     

    Assessment Task 2

    “Milestone Presentation” (20%).

    In this assessment task, you will present your progressions and designs representing a halfway milestone in the delivery of the briefed project.

    This assessment will cover the following course learning outcomes:

    Investigate and apply design theory and technology to respond to creative digital briefs.

    Apply appropriate production processes for cross-platform project delivery.

     

    Assessment Task 3

    “Final Project Presentation” (40%).

    In this assessment task, you will present your final, resolved design in response to the brief.

    This assessment will cover the following course learning outcomes:

    Research, discuss and evaluate contemporary theories and practices in a digital specialisation.

    Investigate and apply design theory and technology to respond to creative digital briefs.

    Apply appropriate production processes for cross- platform project delivery.

     

    Assessment Task 4

    “Final Project Reflection and Critical Analysis” (30%).

    In this assessment task, you will reflect on and critically analyse your final, resolved design as presented in Assessment Task 3.

    This assessment will cover the following course learning outcomes:

    Critically analyse and evaluate your own work and that of your peers, in relation to emerging industry trends.