Graduate Diploma of Arts (Applied Media)
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Course in detail
Units of study
HAM417 Media Project
HAM418 Work Experience/Placement
HAM419 Media Industry Seminar
Choose five :
HAL401 Cultural Convergence
HAM402 Radio Production and Criticism A
HAM410 Electronic Writing
HAM411 Globalisation: Media and Telecommunications
HAM413 Multimedia Authoring 1
HAM414 Multimedia Authoring 2
HAM415 Media Arts in Australia
HAM416 Radio Production and Criticism B
HAM420 Online and Convergent Journalism
HAM421 Advanced Radio Production
HAM422 Creative Writing and New Media
HAM424 New Media Production
HAM425 Key Cultural Issues in Media and Communication
HAM426 Communication Environments
HAM427 Media Public Policy
HET773 The Internet and World Wide Web 1
HET723 The Internet and World Wide Web 2
HET742 Digital Video and Audio
HET745 Multimedia Imaging
HET746 Multimedia Authoring
Aims and objectives
- Ability to critically and theoretically analyse digital media processes and products.
- Responsiveness to technological and industrial change.
- Capability in applying research and reflection in the process of producing innovative media products.
- Ability to develop effective communication strategies using a variety of communicative forms and literacies.
- Competencies in working collaboratively and creatively in project management and problem solving.
- Effective membership and an understanding of the importance of networking within professional environments
- Development of an ongoing critical awareness of their own learning needs and the application of appropriate technologies.
- Ability to respond creatively and inventively to technological and vocational change.
- Provide knowledge of and experience in the production of a range of traditional and new media.
- Provide students with real world experience in the workplace through placements and through developing projects for real clients.
- Provide experience in the presentation and marketing of media production.
- Introduce students to the changing face of media culture and the new technologies of electronic media.
- Equip students with the skills to develop a substantial media production.
Selection is made on the basis of the applicant’s suitability for the course as determined by a face-to-face or telephone interview.
English language requirements
Or direct entry from a Swinburne ELICOS program.
How to apply
Apply for this course by following the step-by-step process on our How to Apply page.
Course fees*A$17,500 (total)
A range of scholarships are available to international students, visit our Scholarship Page for details.