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CN2205 - Australia and Asia in Cinema

Credit points: 3
Year: 2021
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: College of Arts, Society & Education

Available to all students with 12 units of level 1 subjects.

Films produced in Australia and Asian nations are studied, including textual, social, and industrial aspects of the productions.

Learning Outcomes

  • demonstrate and apply knowledge of filmic techniques for transmitting meaning;
  • analyse and discuss relations of image and narrative in film;
  • analyse and discuss social, industrial and artistic elements of screen media;
  • demonstrate and apply broad knowledge of relevant theoretical literature pertaining to the study of Australian and Asian cinema.

Subject Assessment

  • Written > Examination (centrally administered) - (30%) -
  • Participation > Class participation - (10%) -
Prerequisites: 12 CP OF LEVEL 1 SUBJECTS


JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
Census Date 02-Dec-2021
Workload expectations:

The student workload for this 3 credit point subject is approximately 130 hours.

  • 26 hours lectures (didactic or interactive)
  • 12 hours tutorials
  • assessment and self-directed study

Note: Minor variations might occur due to the continuous Subject quality improvement process, and in case of minor variation(s) in assessment details, the Subject Outline represents the latest official information.