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MDIA 2220 - Design Cultures

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 3 hours per week
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: No
Pre-Requisite: At least 12 units of Level I undergraduate study including MDIA 1019
Assessment: Case study analysis 25%, Group tutorial discussion presentation 20%, Critical Essay 45%, Active Participation 10%
Syllabus:

As an inclusive term, 'design' encompasses everything from the look and feel of a document to architecture to clothing. In this course, students will engage with international and historical contexts for design within media studies and aligned disciplines. Critical analysis, comparison, and reflection on theory and practice will enable students to develop their skills in talking and writing about design, as well as apply this learning to their own creative practice. For students in the Visual Design major, this course will provide the theoretical and conceptual grounding for their advanced production courses, while students in other programs will be able to engage critically with a range of approaches to studying and analysing design.

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Units
EFTSL
Amount
3
0.125
          
  


Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 16/03/2020 Thu 26/03/2020 Fri 08/05/2020 Fri 12/06/2020


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
11154 LE01 30 9 5 Mar - 9 Apr Thursday 12pm - 1pm Napier, 209, Lecture Theatre
30 Apr - 4 Jun Thursday 12pm - 1pm Napier, 209, Lecture Theatre
Related Class: Tutorial
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
11155 TU01 30 9 5 Mar - 9 Apr Thursday 1pm - 3pm Helen Mayo Sth, S118, Computer Suite
30 Apr - 21 May Thursday 1pm - 3pm Helen Mayo Sth, S118, Computer Suite