ACI201 - Alternative Imaging


2020 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong)
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125
Cohort rule:

Students must be enrolled in an Arts or Arts combined course




Students must have completed unit ACI102 and ACI101



Incompatible with:


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 per week and 1 x 2-hour seminar per week


This Unit introduces students to a range of alternative photographic formats and processes, as well as hybrid approaches that might function between digital and analogue imaging technologies.

Students will undertake a number of exploratory, creative productions. Photographic work will be produced from selected topics outlined and presented within the Unit. The topics include; instant processes such as Polaroid cameras, early imaging such as pinhole cameras, analogue toy cameras such as the Holga and, stereo and panoramic imaging and large format analogue cameras.

Students will also undertake a research paper and presentation which addresses the themes presented throughout, often associated with digital verses analogue.

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