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Key to the tables

P Prerequisite: Course(s) you must complete to a defined standard (or have waived) before your enrolment in another course is confirmed.

C Corequisite: Course(s) that must be completed in the same semester as another course, unless already passed or waived.

R Restriction: Similar courses, that cannot both be credited to the same qualification.

The Degree of Bachelor of Creative Media Production
BCMP

Qualification Regulations

Part I

These regulations are to be read in conjunction with all other Statutes and Regulations of the University including General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas, and Graduate Certificates.

Part II

Admission

1. Admission to the Bachelor of Creative Media Production requires that the candidate will meet the University admission requirements as specified.

Qualification Requirements

2. Candidates for the Degree of Bachelor of Creative Media Production shall follow a flexible programme of study, which shall consist of courses totalling 360 credits, comprising:

(a) a minimum of 285 credits as specified in the Schedule to the Qualification; and

(b) up to 75 credits from any other courses offered by the University;

and including

(c) a maximum of 150 credits at 100 level;

(d) at least 90 credits at 200 level;

(e) at least 105 credits at 300 level;

(f) a maximum of 30 credits from Special Topic courses.

Specialisations

3. The Bachelor of Creative Media Production is awarded without specialisation.

4. Candidates may include a minor from any other undergraduate degree within the University for which recognised minors are specified, in accordance with the requirements for the minor as specified in the regulations of the qualification from which the minor has been drawn.

Completion Requirements

5. The timeframes for completion as outlined in the General Regulations for Undergraduate Degrees, Undergraduate Diplomas, Undergraduate Certificates, Graduate Diplomas and Graduate Certificates will apply.

6. Candidates may be graduated when they meet the Admission, Qualification and Academic requirements within the prescribed timeframes. Candidates who do not meet the requirements for graduation may, subject to the approval of Academic Board, be awarded an alternative qualification should they meet the relevant qualification requirements.

Unsatisfactory Academic Progress

7. The general Unsatisfactory Academic Progress regulations will apply.

Transitional Provisions

8. All candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Creative Media Production before 1 January 2018 who have completed any or all of 152.230 Entrepreneurship, 289.202 Media Innovation and Creativity, and 289.207 Post-production Development may substitute the course or courses for up to three of 289.220 Working with Scripted Material, 289.221 Portfolio and Dissemination, and 15 credits from Compulsory Course Selection 200 level in the Schedule to the Degree.

9. All candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Creative Media Production before 1 January 2018 who have completed 152.333 New Venture Project and 289.301 Portfolio and Dissemination may substitute these courses for 289.307 Critical Response and Reflection and 15 credits from Compulsory Course Selection 300 level in the Schedule to the Degree.

10. All candidates enrolled in the Bachelor of Creative Media Production before 1 January 2018 who have completed both 289.304 Major Project Production and 289.305 Major Project Post-Production may substitute these two courses for 289.306 Major Project Production.

11. The transitional arrangements in Regulations 8 -10 expire on 31 December 2020.

12. All candidates enrolled before 01 January 2020 who have completed 154.101 Introduction to Media Studies are permitted to substitute the course for 289.100 Introduction to Creative Media Production.

​13. All candidates enrolled before 01 January 2020 who have completed 154.120 Transmedia Narrative are permitted to substitute the course for 289.120 Working with Scripted Material.

14. All candidates enrolled prior to 01 January 2021 who have not successfully completed 289.220 will be required to complete 289.120 and the core course added to the schedule (133.257) which will be available from 2021.

15. The transitional arrangements in Regulations 12 – 14 expire on 31 December 2022.

Schedule for the Bachelor of Creative Media Production

Core courses (195 credits from)

289.100 Introduction to Creative Media Production 15 credits

289.204 Cross-Media Production 15 credits
P Two of 289.101, 289.102, 289.103, 289.104, 289.105, 289.106, 289.107, 289.108, 289.110, 289.111, 289.112, 289.113, 289.114

289.205 Intermedia 15 credits

289.206 Media Production Development 15 credits
P 289.204

289.221 Portfolio and Dissemination 15 credits
P Three of 289.101, 289.102, 289.103, 289.104, 289.105, 289.106, 289.107, 289.108, 289.110, 289.111, 289.112, 289.113, 289.114

289.302 Major Project Innovation Lab 15 credits
P 289.204 and 1 of (289.208 or 289.209 or 289.210 or 289.211 or 289.212 or 289.215)

289.303 Major Project Pre-production 15 credits
P 289.206 and 1 of (289.208 or 289.209 or 289.210 or 289.211 or 289.212 or 289.215) C 289.302

289.306 Major Project Production 45 credits
P 289.302

289.307 Critical Response and Reflection 15 credits
C 289.306

15 credits from

289.120 Working with Scripted Material 15 credits
R 289.220

289.220 Working with Scripted Material 15 credits

Core course from 2021 (15 credits from)

133.257 Philosophical Perspectives on Creative Practice 15 credits

Compulsory course selection 100 level (60 credits from)

289.101 Introduction to Web Development 15 credits

289.102 Visualisation for Media Production 15 credits

289.103 Introduction to Computer Animation 15 credits

289.104 Introduction to Visual Effects 15 credits

289.105 Introduction to Digital Video Production 15 credits

289.106 Introduction to Game Technologies and Mechanics 15 credits

289.107 Introduction to Audio Production and Sound Design 15 credits

289.108 Introduction to Animatronics and Modelling 15 credits

289.110 Introduction to Time-based Editing 15 credits

289.111 Introduction to 3D Modelling and Texturing 15 credits

289.112 Introduction to Scripted Film and Video Production 15 credits

289.113 Intro to Prototyping for Interactive Projects 15 credits

289.114 Intro to Programming for Interactive Projects 15 credits

289.115 Introduction to Producing and Directing 15 credits

Compulsory course selection 200 level (15 credits from)

289.208 Computer Animation Production 15 credits
P 289.103

289.209 Visual Effects Production 15 credits
P 289.104

289.210 Game Technologies Project 15 credits
P 289.106

289.211 Video and Sound Production 15 credits
P 289.105 or 289.112

289.212 Web and Interactive Production 15 credits
P 1 of 289.101, 289.106, 289.114, 197.119

289.215 Applied Producing and Directing 15 credits
P 289.115

Compulsory course selection 300 level (15 credits from)

289.308 Advanced Computer Animation Practice 15 credits
P 289.208

289.309 Advanced VFX Practice 15 credits
P 289.209

289.310 Advanced Game Practice 15 credits
P 289.210

289.311 Advanced Video and Sound Practice 15 credits
P 289.211

289.312 Advanced Web and Interactive Practice 15 credits
P 289.212

Elective courses

289.190 Creative Media Production Special Topic 1a 15 credits

289.191 Creative Media Production Special Topic 1b 15 credits

289.192 Creative Media Production Special Topic 1c 15 credits

289.202 Media Innovation and Creativity 15 credits

289.290 Creative Media Production Special Topic 2a 15 credits
P Appraisal Required

289.291 Creative Media Production Special Topic 2b 15 credits
P Appraisal Required

289.390 Creative Media Production Special Topic 3a 15 credits
P Appraisal Required

Up to 75 credits from any other courses in the University.

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