SCREEN + SOUND 3
Credit points: 15
In this subject students explore ways of knowing and thinking about the world through screen and sound media. Students will evaluate the power of concepts such as frame, window, door, mirror and brain to explain the spectator's relation to real and imaginary worlds on screen. Through viewing and listening exercises, students will investigate how moving images and soundscapes 'think' and make us think. Students will develop projects from a range of topics, such as: virtual reality and avatars; mind-game and puzzle films; CGI and 3-D worlds; subjective and objective viewing and listening and explore of web-based strategies for publishing work.
FacultyFaculty of Humanities & Social Sciences
Subject Co-ordinatorAnna Dzenis
Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes
Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG
Prerequisites 15 credit points of first-year and 30 credit points of second-year level subjects from Media: screen + sound or Media Studies or Cinema Studies
Incompatible subjects CST3HFT
|Resource Type||Title||Resource Requirement||Author and Year||Publisher|
|Readings||Film Theory: An Introduction through the Senses||Recommended||Thomas, Elsaesser, Malte, Hagener||ROUTLEDGE, 2010|
|Readings||The Language of New Media||Recommended||Lev, Manovich||MIT PRESSM, 2001|
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Melbourne, 2014, Semester 2, Day
Maximum enrolment sizeN/A
Subject Instance Co-ordinatorAnna Dzenis
One 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.
One 3.0 hours seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.
|1,200-word group project||30|
|1,200-word project proposal||30|