Digital Media

Unit set code: AMADIG | Study level: Undergraduate | Unit set type: Major
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Digital media is a ubiquitous force transforming how we work, interrelate and communicate. Once a technology located within the area of work, digital media is moving into all areas of everyday life, and practitioners are required to develop new applications such as in the areas of entertainment, health and education.  Concurrently, technology is now at a point where those with higher education level digital media can co-opt technology to create projects.

Unit set structure

For a Major, students must complete the following 96 credit points (8 units) of study:

What is a unit?

A full course is made up of several smaller topics or subjects. These are referred to as 'units'.
Most courses have compulsory 'core' units, as well as optional units.


'Credit points' are the value that each unit contributes towards your course.
Most units at VU are worth 12 credit points. You will need to complete the required course credit points to graduate.

Units within this unit set

Students selecting this as Major 1 must choose:

Students are required to complete only one pair of capstone units in their degree (either ACX3005 Graduating Project 1 & ACX3006 Graduating Project 2 or ACX3007 Studio Project 1 & ACX3008 Studio Project 2). Students should select the capstone units offered for their preferred major and then replace the capstone units in the second major with 2 Level three units from a related Discipline major.

As part of a course

This unit set is studied as part of the following course(s):

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