Creative Technologies (2020)
Creative Technologies is focused on the creative outcomes of applying new technologies across a range of media in advanced and emerging cultural and artistic fields. Music papers are focused on digital music and applications, computer science papers focus on computer graphics and interactive media systems, and media papers include video production and new, integrated video-based multimedia practices.
In 2018, Creative Technologies is available as a graduate programme in the Master of Media and Creative Technologies.
Note: There will be no new enrolments in the Creative Technologies major, Graduate Certificate, or Graduate Diploma. Students enrolled previously should consult the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences for programme advice.
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Prescriptions for the PGCert(CreateTech), PGDip(CreateTech) and MMCT
To be eligible to be considered for enrolment in graduate Creative Technologies papers, a student should normally have completed a Bachelor of Media and Creative Technologies or an undergraduate programme considered to be equivalent by the Chair of the School of Arts and have achieved at least a B average over either all of the papers in their undergraduate major or the best three 300 level papers in the major.
To complete a MMCT in Creative Technologies, students must complete 180 points at 500 level including CRPC502, CRPC593 and 60 points chosen from CGRD524, CGRD532, MUSIC510, MUSIC511, MEDIA502, MEDIA503 and MEDIA504.
Code Paper Title Occurrence / Location DSIGN532 Information Visualisation 20A (Hamilton) This paper aims to provide an awareness of the potential offered by information visualisation techniques, a familiarity with the underlying concepts, and an understanding and ability to effectively design and apply information visualisations in a given context. MEDIA501 Theory and Research in Action 20A (Hamilton) This paper identifies the constraints and freedoms of research methods, and places a strong emphasis on research as an intellectual, theoretical, and processual activity as well as the roles of interdisciplinary projects in creating unique methodological and conceptual media research. MEDIA504 Media Design and Aesthetics 20A (Hamilton) Audio-visual media are undergoing continual transformations that question the roles of makers and audiences alike. Students are encouraged to experiment with sensory perception in order to question current notions of aesthetics in relation to cultural practices and media creations. This process of reflection encourages critical per... MEDIA507 Creative Research Development 20A (Hamilton) Have you got a topic you are passionate about to research? This paper provides students the opportunity to engage with primary texts in preparation for writing their dissertation. You will explore research design frameworks which will support the completion of a robust dissertation. MEDIA508 Practice-Led Research 20A (Hamilton) Are you a creative practitioner that wants to experiment with practice-led research? This paper offers a site for experimentation and develop of a practical project to be included in a final dissertation. MEDIA593 Screen and Media Studies Thesis 20X (Hamilton) Provides students with an opportunity to engage with a topic of their choice from the field of Screen and Media Studies under the guidance and supervision of a lecturer from the programme. The outcome is a report of approx. 30,000 words or equivalent on the findings of a theoretical, empirical or practice-led investigation in the f... MUSIC510 Music and the Screen 20D (Hamilton) No description available. MUSIC511 Sonic Art 20D (Hamilton) No description available.
2020 Catalogue of Papers information current as of : 14 January 2020 10:07am