University of Newcastle

Course Description

  • Course Name


  • Host University

    University of Newcastle

  • Location

    Newcastle, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Film Studies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Prerequisites

    AART1400, AART1410, AART1700 (or equivalent)

  • Course Level Recommendations


    ISA offers course level recommendations in an effort to facilitate the determination of course levels by credential evaluators.We advice each institution to have their own credentials evaluator make the final decision regrading course levels.

    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3 - 4
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    4 - 6
  • Overview

    1. To investigate the ideas, methods and culture of the screen-based image;
    2. To develop competencies in screen-based image production techniques;
    3. To encourage independent research into image dissemination processes;
    4. To present a portfolio of work in reference to the research undertaking;
    5. To investigate image media collaborations and mixed platform production techniques;
    Topics may include:
    Investigation of the range of processes that may be applicable to multimedia production;
    Experimentation with mixed media skills and new methods of image presentation;
    Image, text, performance installation and time based media research;
    Collaborative production aspects and methodology;
    Development of critical and analytical skills essential to photography;
    Research and critical appraisal of digital image applications;

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.