Undergraduate Degree




DM2011 Issues In Interactive Media Practice

[Studio Contact Hours: 39 hours; Pre-requisites: NIL; Academic Unit: 3.0]




Academic Unit


3 AU

Course Description


Learning Objective

To introduce students to cutting edge issues in interactive media that are not covered by existing ADM courses. To act as a platform for the delivery of special knowledge relating to the research of existing and visiting faculty.


This is a practice-based studio course intended to examine cutting-edge and relevant issues in interactive media. It will be offered in conjunction with high-profile faculty visitation or as a reflection of a special initiative by a current member of faculty and its content will reflect the specialist nature of their research and experience.

Course Outline




• Intro to course

2 - 6

• Content will change from delivery to delivery


• Mid Sem review of assignments

8 - 12

• Content will change from delivery to delivery


• Final review of assignments

Learning Outcome

The students will been exposed to cutting edge issues in interactive media with a special emphaisis on the focused knowdge of the person delivering the course.

Student Assessment

  1. Final Assessment: 30%

  2. Continuous Assessment: 70% (of which at least 15% is participation)

Continuous assessment components may include:

  • Exercises and projects

  • Individual, group and team-based assignments


      1. Digital and/or printed handouts will accompany the course.