Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject introduces students to the concepts and practices of remix as a way of recombining existing material to make something new. It focuses on the creative potential of remix from the points of view of both aesthetics and cultural engagements. Focusing particularly on the theory and practice of editing and montage, the subject builds on and develops to an intermediate level the knowledge and skills gained in Making Networked Culture, Exploring Media Arts, and Working with Words.

FacultyFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorHugh Davies

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 2 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Enrolment in ABM or ABMS or LWLME or LWLMS


Incompatible subjects MST2RTM

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2014, Semester 1, Day


Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorHugh Davies

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 10 - 22
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Tutorial Week: 10 - 22
One 2.0 hours tutorial per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.


Assessment elementComments%
One 1,000-word equiv analysis from lecture, case study, reading & in-class summative analysis20
One 1,000-word equiv individual/group exercise and in/outside class project30
One 2,000-word equiv Portfolio and reflective Journal/blog40
One 500-word equiv workshop project process and practices and in-class reflective summative analysis10