ACF711 - Screen Visual Effects

Year:

2020 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Prerequisite:

Students must complete unit ACF710

Corequisite:

Nil

Incompatible with:

Nil

Study commitment

Students will on average spend 150-hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 1-hour class and 1 x 2-hour seminar per week

Content

Students will learn skills and concepts of moving image production and postproduction for film, animation, visual communication, games development, web and other media contexts. Elements of visual effects and compositing are explored using industry standard software and studio techniques. Students complete a number of exercise tasks including lighting and directing for live-action chroma-key (green screen), animating text and still images, motion tracking and stabilization, colour correction and compositing. Students will develop an audio-visual presentation proposal which they submit online, complete a folio of supporting sequences, and produce an individual creative piece. Students are encouraged to develop the folio assignment as a professional showcase demonstrating skills related to their discipline area.

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