ADT204 - Design for Alternative Realities


2024 unit information

Enrolment modes: Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne), Waurn Ponds (Geelong), Online
Trimester 3: Burwood (Melbourne), Online
Credit point(s): 1
EFTSL value: 0.125

Students must complete ADT102

Corequisite: Nil
Incompatible with: Nil
Study commitment

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

This will include educator guided online learning activities within the unit site.

Scheduled learning activities - campus

1 x 2-hour seminar per week

Scheduled learning activities - online

1 x 2-hour online seminar per week (livestreamed with recordings provided)


In this unit we explore the opportunities for augmentation between physical and digital space. Successful digital placemaking design extends traditional economic growth and improves cultural enrichment to efficiently improve public and private places and spaces. Working with the metaverse, games, cultural locations, a methods of development including user engagement, navigation and design will be built on through practical exercises to enable students to augment and create meaningful placemaking experiences.