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An enrolment quota applies to this unit.
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)|
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)
|Cohort rule:||(Only available to students enrolled in an Arts or Arts combined course)|
|Unit chair:||J Cumming|
|Note: Online teaching methods require internet access. You will need to access substantial learning resources and experiences in CloudDeakin (Deakin’s online learning environment). Compliance with the Standards in computing, connectivity and student capability are a condition on your enrolment.|
This unit examines the issues, practitioners and practices associated with independent film and video production. It provides an opportunity for students to research, devise and direct an independent project. Students will develop skills in the presentation of their research and productions to audiences.
Topics to be addressed in this unit include: notions of independence, difference, personal and communal production including diary, abstract, associational, essay and activist forms; the relations between independent production and other art forms, philosophies and social movements.
Each student will take responsibility for a specific aspect of a group research presentation. Practical projects will be individual work with students assisting each other as crew.
Tests 20%, Research presentation 20%, Major project 60%
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