Creative Collaboration and Specialisation in Film Project (11142.1)
|Available teaching periods||Delivery mode||Location|
|View teaching periods|| On-Campus
|| UC - Canberra, Bruce
|0.125||3||Faculty Of Arts And Design|
|Discipline||Study level||HECS Bands|
|School Of Arts And Communications||Level 2 - Undergraduate Intermediate Unit|| Band 2 2021 (Commenced Before 1 Jan 2021)
Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan 2021)
Band 4 2021 (Commenced After 1 Jan Social Work_Exclude 0905)
Learning outcomesAfter successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
1. Work independently and collaboratively to create a short film production;
2. Survey local and national short film festivals and produce the appropriate deliverables;
3. Identify crew roles and prepare pre-production documents from at least one crew specialisation; and
4. Perform a key creative role in the production of a short film.
Graduate attributes1. UC graduates are professional - employ up-to-date and relevant knowledge and skills
1. UC graduates are professional - communicate effectively
1. UC graduates are professional - use creativity, critical thinking, analysis and research skills to solve theoretical and real-world problems
1. UC graduates are professional - work collaboratively as part of a team, negotiate, and resolve conflict
1. UC graduates are professional - display initiative and drive, and use their organisation skills to plan and manage their workload
1. UC graduates are professional - take pride in their professional and personal integrity
2. UC graduates are global citizens - think globally about issues in their profession
2. UC graduates are global citizens - communicate effectively in diverse cultural and social settings
2. UC graduates are global citizens - make creative use of technology in their learning and professional lives
Prerequisites11138 Film Tools and Meta-Narrative Vocabulary AND 11143 Documentary Production.
Equivalent units9674 Level 2 Film Project.
Assumed knowledgeBasic camera operation and operational understanding of a non-linear editing application.
|Year||Location||Teaching period||Teaching start date||Delivery mode||Unit convener|
|2021||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 2||02 August 2021||On-Campus||Dr Susan Thwaites|
|2022||UC - Canberra, Bruce||Semester 2||01 August 2022||On-Campus||Dr Susan Thwaites|
Recommended books from UC library:
Cinematography: theory and practice: image making for cinematographers and directors. Brown, Blain. Taylor & Francis, 2016
Dialogue editing for motion pictures¿: a guide to the invisible art. Purcell, J. Focal Press, 2007.
Dinur, Eran. The Filmmaker's Guide to Visual Effects: The Art and Techniques of VFX for Directors, Producers, Editors and Cinematographers. Taylor & Francis, 2017.
As much of the material needed to pass this unit occurs in the weekly workshops through group meetings, presentations, sharing of knowledge it is strongly advised that students attend the workshops each week.
Much of the information needed to pass this unit occurs during the weekly workshops - especially those from weeks 1-7.
Students who attend campus for class or other purposes must play their part in keeping our campus and community safe by following these basic guidelines to reduce the risk of COVID-19 transmission:
- Practise good hand hygiene, washing hands regularly;
- If you do happen to cough or sneeze, please do so into the crook of your elbow, dispose of tissues immediately and wash hands immediately
- Practise effective physical distancing;
- Follow all directions of teaching and other UC staff regarding safety measures;
- Stay off campus if you are unwell and get tested according to ACT Government guidelines, and
- Follow University communications about campus arrangements https://www.canberra.edu.au/coronavirus-advice
Required IT skills
Film specific technical knowledge as per pre requisite requirements for this unit.
Students might consider the costs of film making in terms of location fees, props, special FX make up, wardrobe, stunt coordinator etc.
Work placement, internships or practicums