- What is new media?
- Approach to digital storytelling
- Interactive narratives
- Exploring Transmedia stories
- Online identities and the self
- Alternate realities and gaming
- Developing your project
- Welcome letter
- Printable format materials
You cannot enrol in this unit if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:
You must have successfully completed the following subject(s) before starting this subject:
You should also have completed the 8 subjects comprising the Graduate Diploma of Arts (Writing) before enrolling in this subject.
No special requirements
This subject explores the theory and practice of new media writing. It builds skills enabling students to create work for a range of new media and social media platforms. Students will explore approaches to digital storytelling and transmedia narratives; reflect on the conventions and requirements of creating ‘text’ for digital media; discuss and theorise emerging trends in a range of media platforms; and experiment with the boundaries between producer and user.
Please note: assessment values are indicative only, details will be advised at the start of the subject.
- Assignment 1 - 60%-70% (0%)
- Assignment 2 - 30%-40% (0%)
Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a subject