ALA302 - Transmedia Storytelling

Year:

2020 unit information

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

ALA203 or MMK295

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 2-hour seminar per week

Scheduled learning activities - cloud (online)

Online independent and collaborative activities including seminar overview (recordings provided) and online seminar tasks (combined 2-hour per week equivalence)

Content

This unit explores the theory and practice of organisational transmedia storytelling and instructs students on the production of content that earns audience attention across traditional and digital advertising channels. The unit emphasises the value of developing an overarching narrative that is fragmented across a series of platforms with each making a unique contribution. Students will be introduced to transmedia storytelling theory, learn about the application of digital media by brands, apply strategies that bolster social media engagement and identify advertising related trends in digital media.

Unit Fee Information

Click on the fee link below which describes you:

Talk to a Deakin adviser about studying at Deakin today

Call 1800 693 888Monday to Friday: 9am to 5pm AEST
Chat live nowMonday to Friday: 8am to 7pm AEST