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Unit of study_

Making eBooks and Digital Magazines - MECO6937

Year - 2018

This unit enables students to acquire sought-after skills in digital content production for the book and magazine publishing industries and to gain a broader theoretical and practical understanding of the ever-changing digital publishing landscape. Topics include digital publishing formats, tools and platforms, markup languages, digital asset and rights management, and metadata. Using various digital content development tools, students will develop publishing projects for delivery on iPad, Kindle and other devices.

Classes
1x3hr seminar

Assessment
1x1500wd essay (30%), 1x group project (2000wd equivalent) (40%), 1x1000wd reflection (20%), participation (class and digital) (10%)

Pre-requisites

MECO6930

Details

Faculty: Arts and Social Sciences

Semester 1

05 Mar 2018

Department/School: Media and Communications
Study Mode: Normal (lecture/lab/tutorial) day
Census Date: 31 Mar 2018
Unit of study level: Postgraduate
Credit points: 6.0
EFTSL: 0.125
Available for study abroad and exchange: Yes
Faculty/department permission required? No
Location
Camperdown
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