Multimedia Project Development

DIG80004, formerly HET911 12.5 Credit Points Hawthorn

Duration

  • 1 Semester

Contact hours

  • Variable depending on project: typically 1 hour per week

Prerequisites

HET910 Multimedia Project Design and approval from Course Coordinator.
HET911 may not be taken with HET811 Multimedia Project.

Corequisites

Nil

Aims and objectives

Students will acquire practical experience in multimedia technology, synthesising skills learnt in other multimedia coursework units and successfully carrying out and completing a major project, preferably working in a team environment.
Following successful completion of this unit students will:
• have gained practical experience in multimedia development and production. Successfully completed projects enhance student resumes.
• have gained experience in client contact. Good communication and client contact skills are a valued part of industry. The project can provide students with external client interaction.
• have operated in a team environment. Team skills are vital in industry placement. Negotiation, communication, team management and delegation, and resourcing are all skills students can improve in the project.
• have operated independently. Self-motivation and independent problem-solving skills are also required in most work environments.
• have operated within a limited resources environment. Most companies will not have unlimited resources or technical support. Learning to achieve solutions with limited infrastructure or through alternatives is vital.

Courses with unit

A unit of study in the Master of Multimedia Technology.

Please note that unit codes have changed from 2014. Please ensure that you check the unit entry for the correct 2014 unit code.