3 x 3-hour project works weekly
1 Admission into MDPED-Master of Digital Production for Entertainment Design
1a Admission into GCDPED-Graduate Certificate in Digital Production for Entertainment Design
Must Satisfy: ((1 or 1a))
1 SCME8300 - Creative Workshop 1
2 SCME8301 - Research and Development 1
Must Satisfy: (1 and 2)
Enrolment not permitted
SCME8017 has been successfully completed
Assignment(s), Practical work
Topic description
In this topic students will work in teams to produce a short animated film of approximately 90 seconds, in relation to a brief provided to their team. Teams will need to work collaboratively, in their chosen field of specialisation, to realise the overall vision for the project.
Educational aims
This topic aims to:

  • enhance the creative, technical and communication skills required by students to successfully work in a full professional pipeline, in order to develop a short film product

  • provide students with the opportunity to work in multi-disciplinary creative teams and with industry professionals

  • enable students to apply their high-level skills, techniques and knowledge to collaboratively produce industry standard film productions
Expected learning outcomes
On completion of this topic students will be able to:

  • communicate complex creative ideas at a professional level across a variety of disciplines within a team environment

  • demonstrate the ability to apply high-level technical, cognitive and creative skills and knowledge to take a brief from the conceptual stage through to completed film product

  • independently implement idea development

  • apply visual storytelling and animation principles to successful create a short film