The purpose of this unit is to develop an animation or visual effects project concept and plan. The production of the projects will be implemented in the second unit, Animation and Visual Effects Studio 2. Students will develop a project around their specialisations, interests and career orientation in the area of animation and visual effects.
In developing this project, students are expected to utilise their learning throughout the course to develop project and production outcomes reflective of industry standards.

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Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, students will be able to:
  1. Identify, evaluate and reflect on animation and visual effects industry practices;  
  2. Evaluate challenges affecting practical implementation of theory and technical knowledge related to the animation and visual effects industry;  
  3. Investigate issues and overcome challenges associated with planning an industry project;  
  4. Articulate and advocate, in written and oral formats, a project concept and plan for development and production.  


Assessment type Description Grade
Creative Works Project Brief 25%
Creative Works Project Report and Rationale 45%
Presentation Oral Presentation 30%

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