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Media Projects (PHO312)

Organisational Unit Creative Media, Arts and Design
Credit Points 3
Availability MURDOCH: S2-internal
Teaching Timetables Murdoch S2
Description In this unit, students identify and develop their personal and professional photographic aspirations, and market their work through both online and printed outputs. A web presence is developed through an online portfolio. Students also acquire printing skills required to output work to a professional standard.
Unit Learning Outcomes 1. Work independently to complete and present a photographic project for critical analysis.
2. Demonstrate effective written and visual communication with a range of audiences.
3. Print photographs to a professional standard using a range of print media.
4. Demonstrate an understanding of colour management for image input and output.
5. Develop a professional standard photography web presence and profile.
6. Demonstrate effective online marketing skills

Timetabled Learning Activities Seminar: 2.5 hours per week
Unit Learning Experiences The unit is based around acquiring essential skills to develop photographic work and present it professionally through both an online presence and printed media. The unit involves extended seminar sessions that include lectures, discussions and practical workshops. Students will learn to produce, collate, curate and present their work to a professional standard in order to market their photography. A range of guest lectures provide insight into diverse employment possibilities and photographic opportunities.
Other Learning Experiences A field trip will require travel off campus.
Assessment Assessment consists of attendance and participation (10%), an online portfolio (presented as a website 15%), printing skills (assessments combined 35%), and the development of a photographic project (presented in a book format 40%).
Prerequisites Completion of PHO124 Photography 1 and PHO203 Photography 2.
Appears in these Courses/Majors:
see individual structures for context
Photography (BCrMedia) [New in 2018]
Internet Access RequirementsMurdoch units normally include an online component comprising materials, discussions, lecture recordings and assessment activities. All students, regardless of their location or mode of study, need to have access to and be able to use computing devices with browsing capability and a connection to the Internet via Broadband (Cable, ADSL or Mobile) or Wireless. The Internet connection should be readily available and allow large amounts of data to be streamed or downloaded (approximately 100MB per lecture recording). Students also need to be able to enter into online discussions and submit assignments online.


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Dr Talhy Stotzer

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 2185
e: T.Stotzer@murdoch.edu.au
o: 450.3.063 - Education and Humanities, Murdoch Campus
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MURDOCH: S2-Internal
Dr Talhy Stotzer

Murdoch Campus
t: 9360 2185
e: T.Stotzer@murdoch.edu.au
o: 450.3.063 - Education and Humanities, Murdoch Campus
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