SPECIAL NOTE: available as an elective; quotas apply
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Final WW Date*
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Unit census dates currently displaying for 2014 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2014 will be available from the 1st October 2013.
DESCRIPTION This unit provides students with a theoretical and technical introduction to digital imaging focusing on art related applications. The unit provides a technical foundation for the use of digital imaging as a vehicle for the visual communication of ideas and content. Students will be introduced to basic procedures for capturing, generating, editing and manipulating images from point of origin to output. Digital Imaging has the capacity to cross over into many other media platforms and as such hybrid projects that involve photography, performance, sculpture, video, textiles, painting, drawing and ceramics are encouraged with a primary emphasis is on digital image component. Students will be asked to consider the conceptual and aesthetic relationships forged within and across the medium.
ASSESSMENT: FFR252: Formal folio/presentation of set class projects 80% Research Assignment 20% FFR352: Formal folio/presentation of set class projects 70% Research Assignment 30%
3 hrs contact weekly, lecture/demonstration, group critique, individual supervision (13 wks) or
39 hours comprised of lectures/demonstrations, practical workshops, critiques and consultation over 10 days (Summer School)
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Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.