Major in Digital Cultures

Requirements for the major and suggested pathways for students commencing their degree in or after 2014 can be found here.

Students who began their degree prior to 2014 should refer to the description of the major in the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences Handbook from the year they commenced.

Digital Cultures major: units of study

The full list of units of study available to the Digital Cultures major is provided below. Please note that this list is for information purposes only and that not all elective units will be on offer each year. For a list of the units of study on offer in a particular year and their pre-requisites, please refer to the Faculty Handbook.


ARIN2610 Web Transformations

ARIN2620 Cyberworlds

ARIN2630 Digital Arts

ARIN2640 Games and Play

ARIN3610 Technology and Culture

ARIN3620 Researching Digital Cultures


ARHT3601 Cinematic Transformations

DECO2010 Designing Social Media

DECO2101 Visual Communication

DECO2102 Web Design and Technologies

LNGS3608 Computers, Discourse, Language

LNGS2613 Computer Applications in Linguistics

FILM2601 Cinema Today: Traffic in Moving Images

GCST2612 Youth and Youth Culture

GCST2630 Consumer Cultures

GCST3604 Using Cultural Theory

HSTY2602 Tablet to iPad: A History of Information

SCLG2610 Science, Technology and Social Change

SCLG2628 Surveillance and Society

WRIT2000 Contemporary Rhetoric