Module Title:   Individual Project -Film and Media

Module Credit:   20

Module Code:   EM-0349D

Academic Year:   2015/6

Teaching Period:   Semester 1

Module Occurrence:   A

Module Level:   FHEQ Level 6

Module Type:   Standard module

Provider:   Film & Media

Related Department/Subject Area:   School of Media, Design and Technology

Principal Co-ordinator:   David Robison

Additional Tutor(s):   Ali Rashid, Chris Hazel, Charlie Meecham, Patrick Allen

Prerequisite(s):   None

Corequisite(s):   None

To independently develop, plan and realise an individual media project within a specified deadline period, and to critically evaluate the end product.

Learning Teaching & Assessment Strategy:
Supervised by a tutor and facilitated via a series of group and individual tutorials, students will develop and realise an individual project. Students are required to present their project ideas to the group and to critically reflect on their finished work. Supplementary assessment: repair deficiency in original submission.

Lectures:   4.00          Directed Study:   182.00           
Seminars/Tutorials:   14.00          Other:   0.00           
Laboratory/Practical:   0.00          Formal Exams:   0.00          Total:   200.00

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

apply practical abilities in your chosen media field, and further develop your ability to contextualize and interpret your own media projects.

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

apply critical awareness and practical understanding of project planning, management and the implementation of appropriate practical production skills.

On successful completion of this module you will be able to...

develop, plan and produce individual projects and be managers of your own learning. Effectively demonstrate critical reading skills via self evaluation and reflection. Effectively demonstrate written and verbal communication skills.

  Coursework   30%
  Project Brief
  Coursework   40%
  Completed media project
  Coursework   30%
  Critical evaluation of the media product (1000 words)

Outline Syllabus:
Integration of media and techniques introduced in earlier modules; devising and presenting an imaginative and viable project brief; management of resources and time; working individually; critical reflection.

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