Master of Digital Film
Course summary for current students
2015 course information
|Award granted||Master of Digital Film|
|Duration||1.5 years full-time or part-time equivalent|
|CRICOS course code||075368C|
|Deakin course code||A718|
New course version commenced 2012.
Course version for continuing students who enrolled prior to 2013.
The Master of Digital Film allows students creative freedom while engaging in learning professional film and video production practices. The program caters for students who have not previously studied in the field to gain foundation skills and is designed to also offer postgraduate options for graduates from the Bachelor of Film and Digital Media or an equivalent degree. The program provides specialist and practical studies to gain professional digital film production knowledge and opportunities to apply this knowledge in a range of production forms. Major project work will be undertaken through a program that supports students to make original and unique work and to be able to situate their concepts and ideas within contemporary film making cultures and theory.
Fees and charges
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- Fees are calculated on a per unit basis
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To qualify for the award of Master of Digital Film, a student must successfully complete 12 credit points of study comprising:
- the core units ACF700 Writing with the Camera (which must be undertaken in first trimester of enrolment) and ACM723: Visual Research : Theory & Methodology (ACM723 final year of offer 2014)
- a minimum of 2 credit points of Research Projects
- 8 credit points from the prescribed list of units below.
Note. Students wishing to submit film production proposals as research projects must have successfully completed ACC707 (ACC707 final year of offer 2014) and ACM713 (ACM713 final year of offer 2014) or equivalent undergraduate units.
Note: Students who commenced their studies prior to 2011 may need to contact the course director for further course advice Tel: 03 925 17665 Email: email@example.com
Trimester 1 and trimester 2
|ACF700||Writing with the Camera|
Research Project units
|ALX720||Minor Research Project 2 credit point unit|
|ALX715||Research Project A 2 credit point unit|
|ALX716||Research Project B 2 credit point unit|
Trimester 1, Trimester 2 and Trimester 3
|ACC700||Communication and Creative Arts Internship|
ACM702 Directing: Techniques and Aesthetics [Final year of offer 2014]
ACM703 Cinematography [Final year of offer 2014]
ACM704 Film and Video Editing [Final year of offer 2014]
|ACF702||Television Commercial Production|
|ACF705||Documentary Production Practice|