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CN3305 - Regional Features: Place, Location, Australia and Asia in Cinema

[Offered in 2014 only]

Credit points: 3
Year: 2014
Student Contribution Band: Band 1
Administered by: School of Arts and Social Sciences (pre 2015)

This subject is a study of place and location in contemporary film and screen media, including textual, social, and industrial aspects. Lectures examine settings and locations in films, and the social geography of film viewing and production.

Learning Outcomes

  • to develop an awareness of filmic techniques for transmitting meaning;
  • to develop an understanding of relations of image and narrative in film;
  • to distinguish social, industrial and artistic elements of screen media;
  • to gain awareness of relevant theoretical literature.
Assumed
Knowledge:
To undertake this subject students must have successfuly completed 12 credit points of level 1 study at tertiary level.
Prerequisites: 12 credit points of study at level 1
Inadmissible
Subject
Combinations:
CN2205

Availabilities

Townsville, Internal, Study Period 2
Census Date 28-Aug-2014
Coord/Lect: Assoc. Professor Allison Craven.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 12 hours tutorials
Assessment: end of semester exam (30% - 40%); tutorial attendance and participation (10% - 20%); assignments (30% - 50%).

JCU Singapore, Internal, Study Period 53
Census Date 13-Nov-2014
Lecturers: Assoc. Professor Allison Craven, Assoc. Professor Anita Lundberg.
Workload expectations:
  • 26 hours lectures
  • 12 hours tutorials
Assessment: end of semester exam (30% - 40%); tutorial attendance and participation (10% - 20%); assignments (30% - 50%).

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.