Units of Study

ARIN6914 - Remixable Media

Semester 2a, 2013  |  Credit Points: 6

Coordinator: Michela Ledwidge

Description

This unit of study looks at the emerging paradigm of remixable media where linear storytelling processes, computer game design and Internet culture converge. Students are introduced to the history of interactive films, digital tools and emerging cultural forms that are evolving the notion of storytelling. Critical examination of early titles as well as hands-on exercises clarify the social, creative and legal ramifications of open cinema, media mash-ups and other non-linear audiovisual genres.

Assessments

1x1500wd essay (25%), 1x1500wd equivalent proposal and pitch (25%), 1x1500wd equivalent remix sketch or prototype (35%), participation (15%)

Textbooks

ARIN6914 Course reader

Classes

2x2-hr seminars on Friday and Saturday weeks 1-7

 Friday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ARIN6914

Seminar 1

 

Sem 2

     
1 This class runs from Week 1 to Week 7
2 This class runs from Week 1 to Week 7

 Saturday

  10am 11am 12pm 1pm 2pm 3pm 4pm 5pm

ARIN6914

Seminar 3

 

Sem 5

     

 

Seminar 4

 

Sem 6

     
3 This class runs from Week 1 to Week 7
4 This class runs from Week 8 to Week 14
5 This class runs from Week 1 to Week 7
6 This class runs from Week 8 to Week 14

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