Digital Publishing for Apps

UTS

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Digital Publishing for Apps

  • Host University

    UTS

  • Location

    Sydney, Australia

  • Area of Study

    Computer Info Systems, Computer Programming, Computer Science, Information Technologies

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Upper

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    Hours & Credits

  • Credit Points

    8
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    5
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    7
  • Overview

    This subject explores a range of challenges and opportunities relating to digital publishing for apps and devices including interactive magazines for tablets; location-aware technologies and apps; narrative in networked and app formats; branded digital publications and emerging formats and approaches; and technical issues and challenges relating to publishing and distributing for apps and devices. Students develop conceptual and production skills in the new modes of storytelling, publishing and distribution that app and device formats make possible. They expand their digital content planning skills through developing a detailed app proposal and scoping document. They expand their digital production skills through technical workshops in relevant software and by working in small collaborative teams to develop a project emerging from the earlier proposals.

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.