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CV1010 - Digital Media

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

This subject provides an introduction to Digital Media production techniques. Through a focus on Digital Media software applications, skills and knowledge will be developed. Students will be introduced to software and hardware tools relevant to their studies in the Creative Arts. Digital Media concepts will form a core understanding of process and outcomes. Through encountering current approaches to practice and innovation students will become familiar with the legal and ethical implications of Digital Media use and production. The subject will combine work on the conceptual, aesthetic and technical elements underlying Digital Media production, through seminars and practical sessions.

Learning Outcomes

  • produce innovative solutions to creative digital media design challenges;
  • demonstrate skills in the processes of digital media production;
  • produce creative work using appropriate software;
  • demonstrate knowledge of intellectual property conventions and academic referencing in relation to digital media;
  • communicate the aims of their work in written forms.


Cairns, Internal, Study Period 1
Census Date 27-Mar-2014
Coordinator: Dr Russell Milledge
Lecturers: Dr Russell Milledge, Mr Gareth Wild.
Workload expectations:
  • 39 hours - Mixed delivery mode
Assessment: practical assignment 1 completed in class (20%); final project (40%); practical assignment 2 completed in class (40%).

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.