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Digital and Social Media Development Futures

Undergraduate | CUR-WEB300 | 2024

Work as part of a small team to deliver innovative web media content that encourages user participation. Strengthen your understanding of audiences and how they engage online. Predict future advances in the field of internet communications.

Study method
100% online
100% online
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks
Start dates
26 Feb 2024

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Digital and Social Media Development Futures

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. develop, produce and effectively present professional digital and social media projects
    2. create digital portfolios which are industry-standard and embodying principles of discoverability, digital and social media concepts such as convergence and spreadability
    3. appropriately apply principles of discoverability, spreadability, convergence and participation across multiple social media platforms and digital media formats to produce effective integrated web media
    4. critically evaluate the social and ethical challenges and opportunities of producing digital and social media
    5. discuss possible future developments in the industrial, creative and social contexts of digital and social media production

Entry requirements

Prior study

You must either have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject, or enrol in the following subject(s) to study at the same time or prior to this subject:

one of

Equivalent subjects

You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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