Moving Image

Unit of study Credit points A: Assumed knowledge P: Prerequisites C: Corequisites Session

Master of Moving Image (MMI)

Candidates for the Graduate Diploma in Moving Image must complete 48 credit points including: 30 credit points from the core units of study in Table A; and 18 credit points from the elective units of study as set out in Table B.
Candidates for the Master of Moving Image must complete 72 credit points, including: 42 credit points from the core units of study as set out in Table A, including 6 credit points from research project or industry placement or professional project units of study; and 30 credit points from the elective units of study as set out in table B. Candidates may apply to the course coordinator to substitute six credit points of Table B electives with any other postgraduate coursework unit of study in the University. Permission may also be required from the coordinator of the chosen unit.

Core Units of Study

CAMI5001
Narrative Elements
6    C CAMI5002
Semester 1
CAMI5002
Moving Image Production
6    C CAMI5001
Semester 1
CAMI5003
Screen and Sound Strategies
6    C CAMI5004
Semester 2
CAMI5004
Moving Image Post-production
6    C CAMI5003
Semester 2
CAMI5005
History and Theory of Screen
6      Semester 1
Year 2 Semester 1
CAMA6002
Final Project
6    P (CAMI5003 and CAMI5004 and CAMI5005) or (CACA5002 and CACA5003)
Semester 1
Students choose one of the following:
CAMA6003
Praxis: Professional Project
6    P (CAMI5003 and CAMI5004 and CAMI5005) or (CACA5002 and CACA5003)
Semester 1
CAMA6004
Praxis: Industry Placement
6    P (CAMI5003 and CAMI5004 and CAMI5005) or (CACA5002 and CACA5003)


Students are required to identify and organize their own internship and present to the unit coordinator for approval prior to enrollment.
Semester 1
CAMA6005
Praxis: Research Project
6    P (CAMI5003 and CAMI5004 and CAMI5005) or (CACA5002 and CACA5003)
Semester 1

Sydney College of the Arts electives

CAEL5029
Sound Design for Film and Digital Media
6      Semester 2
CAEL5043
Screen Writing and Directing
6      Semester 1
CAEL5044
The Moving Camera
6      Semester 1
CAEL5045
Web Environment for Cultural Producers
6      Semester 1
MFDI9303
Digital Effects for Film and Video
6      Semester 1
MFDI9313
Digital Editing for Film and Video
6      Semester 1
Semester 2

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences electives

ARHT6936
Biennales, Triennales and Contemporary Art

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6      Semester 1
ARHT6939
The Documentary Film

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6      Semester 1
ARIN6901
Network Society
6      Semester 2
ARIN6902
Internet Governance
6      Semester 1
Winter Main
ARIN6904
Mobile Media and Games
6      Semester 2
Summer Main
ENGL6903
Creative Writing: Screenwriting Workshop

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6      Semester 1
ENGL6969
Writers at Work: Screenwriters

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6   

It is recommended that students also enrol in ENGL6903
Semester 2

Faculty of Architecture, Design and Planning electives

IDEA9106
Design Thinking
6      Semester 1
Semester 2

Faculty of Engineering and Information Technologies electives

COMP5028
Object-Oriented Design

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    A Students enrolled in COMP5028 are assumed to have elementary Java programming experience or equivalent experience in another object oriented programming language. This unit does not have assessment with heavy coding task. But some knowledge in object-oriented programming would have big impact on learning experience.
Semester 1
COMP5114
Digital Media Fundamentals

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6      Semester 1
COMP5116
Design of Networks & Distributed Systems

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6      Semester 2
COMP5206
Information Technologies and Systems
6      Semester 1
Semester 2
COMP5212
Software Construction

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6    A Some prior knowledge of programming is preferred; for students without programming experience, extra assistance is given in the first 6 weeks of the semester.

Note: Department permission required for enrolment

Semester 1
COMP5213
Computer and Network Organisation

This unit of study is not available in 2017

6      Semester 1
PMGT5887
Computer Applications in PM
6      Semester 1
Semester 2