MEDIA ENTREPRENEURSHIP, RESEARCH & ETHICS

MSS3ADR

2015

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

This subject addresses the problems of developing, researching and funding community media based projects that deal with the concept of 'sustainability'. Students will work in teams and then individually to develop creative projects with practical applications. They will learn research skills to further the possibilities of the project, and work through any likely ethical obstacles arising from this research. Students will then be guided through specific grant applications and budgeting considerations.

SchoolSchool of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorTerrie Waddell

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

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

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjects MST3RMA

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Demonstrate effective learning communication in writing, speech and or other media

Activities:
All assessments
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry/ Research (Inquiry/ Research)
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)
Writing (Writing)

02. Develop the ability to express ideas in a public forum

Activities:
750-word creative visualisation assessment & 2,000-word community based project
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Teamwork (Teamwork)
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)
Speaking (Speaking)

03. Develop the ability to work as a team member

Activities:
750-word creative visualisation assessment
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Speaking (Speaking)
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)
Teamwork (Teamwork)

04. Develop time management skills

Activities:
All assessments
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)

05. Develop the ability to perform critical analysis and synthesis

Activities:
750-word creative visualisation assessment & 2,000-word community based project
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Creative Problem-solving (Creative Problem-solving)
Writing (Writing)
Inquiry/ Research (Inquiry/ Research)

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Melbourne, 2015, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorTerrie Waddell

Class requirements

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 3.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
1,250-word equiv individual grant application30 01, 04, 05
2,000-words community based project focusing on sustainability and ethics50 01, 02, 04, 05
750-word creative visualisation of a community project20 01, 02, 03, 04, 05