unisa logo
books-library-folders

Area/Catalogue
COMM 5070

graduate-cap

Course Level
Postgraduate

globe-earth-geography

Offered Externally
No

diploma-certificate-graduate-degree

Course ID
160463

pie-chart-graph

Unit Value
4.5

compass

University-wide elective course
No

calendar-2
Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Second Semester
(Study Period 6)
Course owner

Course owner
School of Creative Industries

Course aim

To enable students to consolidate and demonstrate a set of comprehensive, industry standard visual effects skills and techniques.

Course content

Students will undertake up four advanced production projects that will emulate the processes of a production schedule. Students will be required to extend their paint, rotoscoping and tracking skills in order to produce a high quality, finished project for inclusion on their showreel. Students will participate in the second of two Program Progress Reviews.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Nil

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST (INTENSIVE)
Workshop 180 hours x Over 12 weeks

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY EAST (INTENSIVE)
Continuous assessment 900 words equivalent 20% N/A
Project 900 words equivalent 20% N/A
Portfolio 2700 words equivalent 60% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.125
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
How to determine your Commonwealth Supported course fee. (Opens new window)

Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
How to determine the relevant non award tuition fee. (Opens new window)

Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Creative Industries

Degrees this course is offered in

Checking your eligibility