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Contemporary screen media production (film, video, digital) is increasingly crossing and recombining traditional media formats in new ways. This postgraduate certificate offers an interdisciplinary approach to a range of audiovisual media that supports innovation and leading edge creativity through its integral multimedia structure. It is designed as a site for interdisciplinary and transmedia discourse and production innovations that encompass film, video and digital media concerns with screen concept, sequence, narrative and storytelling.

The On-Screen Media postgraduate certificate is organized around the principle of analogue and digital on-screen relations in technological, process and theoretical terms and is structured around a set of key interdisciplinary concepts including: Media History and Theory; Digital Production; Analogue to Digital Photography, Drawing and Painting; Film and Video Production; and Sound Production.

Not all courses are offered every year. Please consult the 2013/2014 schedule for up to date current offerings.


Required Course:
DIGF 3B01 Networked Communities & Environments 0.5
Choose one course from below (0.5 credit): 
VISM 2B08 Introduction to Film Studies 0.5
VISM 2B09 History of New Media Art 0.5
Choose five courses from at least four of the five defined media areas, including at least one Art studio (DRPT, INTM, PHOT, PRNT) and at least one Design studio (ADVR, GDES, ILLU). If you took 0.25 credit electives in the past, you must take more than five courses, for a minimum total of 2.5 elective credits. At least 1.5 credits must be completed at the 300 or 400 level.
A. Media History and Theory
VISM 3B23 Technology and Digital Culture 0.5
VISM 3B33 Canadian Cinema 0.5
VISM 3B34 Japanese Cinema  0.5
VISM 3B39 Latin American Cinema  0.5
VISM 4B01  Experimental Film and Media 0.5
VISM 4B02 Sound Politics and Media Art 0.5
VISM 4B03 Contemporary Documentary Media 0.5
VISM 4B04 Re-presenting Women: Feminist Film and Video  0.5
VISM 4B05 Future Cinema: Digital Narratives  0.5
B. Digital Production
GDES 3B07 Interactive Communication: Smart Screens 0.5
ILLU 3B14 Media Studio 3 0.5
INTM 2B14 Compositing & Digital Animation 0.5
INTM 2B33 3D Modelling & Animation 0.5
INTM 2B34 Hybrid Media Lab 0.5
INTM 3B43 Aesthetics of Editing 0.5
INTM 3B44 3D: Screen to Space  0.5
INTM 3B50  Critical Perspectives in Animation 0.5
INTM 4B20 Co-Lab  0.5
C. Analogue to Digital Photography, Drawing and Painting, Printmaking
DRPT 2B08 Camera Art: Combining Media 0.5
DRPT 2B39 Painting and Digital Imaging 1 0.5
DRPT 3C15 Painting & Digital Imaging 2 1
DRPT 4B05 Painting & Digital Imaging 3 0.5
DRPT 4B08 Photogenic Painting 0.5
PHOT 2B07 Introductory Photography: Digital 0.5
PHOT 3B10 Digital Imaging II 0.5
PHOT 4B09 Photography: Digital Studio 0.5
PRNT 2B21 Digital Printmaking Studio 0.5
PRNT 3B24 Contemporary Media and Digital Printmaking 0.5
PRNT 4B31 Advanced Printmaking and Digital Technologies  0.5
D. Film and Video Production
GDES 3B11 Graphic Narrative, Animation & Motion 0.5
INTM 2B15 The Moving Image: Frame by Frame   
INTM 2B29 The Moving Image: Documentary, Performance & Activism 0.5
INTM 2B30 Workflow & Production 0.5
E. Sound Production
INTM 2B06 Sonic Arts 0.5
INTM 3B22 Audio: Post Production 0.5
INTM 4B14 Sound Interactions 0.5
Total Credits   3.5
Courses no longer offered that were part of the minor:
ADVR 3A01 TV/Time-Based Media (taken in 2009/2010)
ADVR 3B03 Time Based/Transmedia Narrative (taken in 2010/2011 and 2011/2012) 
ILLU 3B13 Media Studio 2 (taken in 2005/2006 to 2012/2013)

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