- 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
- 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
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:
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.