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NM2710 - Acting for Camera

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

Available to all students

Students focus on the distinction between the actor for stage and the actor for screen and examine the idea of alternative methodologies in actor preparation. Students work with a range of film and television scripts and camera to hone performance skills including dubbing for screen, show reel audition monologues and student devised films.

Learning Outcomes

  • ability to apply performance skills to a substantial event;
  • ability to analyse and document the performer's contribution to the performance process;
  • ability to analyse contemporary performance art within discourses of gender and race;
  • ability to apply theoretical paradigms to developed performance events.
Prerequisites: 12CP OF LEVEL 1 SUBJECTS


Townsville, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Lecturer: <Person not found>.
Workload expectations:
  • 13 hours lectures
  • 26 hours workshops/Seminars
Assessment: performance project (40%); essays (20%); journal (20%); workshop tasks (20%).

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