Motion Design Capstone Project

DDM30001 25 Credit Points Hawthorn Available to incoming Study Abroad and Exchange students


  • One semester or equivalent

Contact hours

  • 72 Hours

On-campus unit delivery combines face-to-face and digital learning.

2023 teaching periods


Higher Ed. Semester 1

Higher Ed. Semester 2

27 Feb 23 - 28 May 23

4 Jul 23

Last self enrolment:
12 Mar 23

31 Mar 23

Last withdraw without fail:
14 Apr 23

31 Jul 23 - 29 Oct 23

5 Dec 23

Last self enrolment:
13 Aug 23

31 Aug 23

Last withdraw without fail:
15 Sep 23


150 Credit Points

50 Credit Points in:
Digital Media Design Major
Motion Design Major (MJ-DMDES)
Multimedia Design Major (MJ-MMD) 

Aims and objectives

This unit is designed to illustrate the scope of the Motion Design discipline and group dynamics in real-world contexts. It enhances collaborative and project management skills for Motion Design. Students develop professional level design outcomes in response to a Motion Design project brief and are required to work across a range of technologies, applying commercial design tools, processes and methods.
Unit Learning Outcomes (ULO)

On successful completion of this unit students will be able to:

1. Apply appropriate methods and processes to develop a Motion Design project in response to a professional design brief
2. Synthesise a range of technologies, design tools and techniques to develop professional level Motion Design outcomes
3. Effectively communicate, collaborate and project manage as part of a creative team
4. Critically evaluate outcomes of the project through concise and coherent documentation, design outcomes, and presentations
5. Research and illustrate professional competencies in the field of Motion Design, by composing a coherent body of research and project outcomes that can be used for professional engagement