Second Year Project - EL576

Location Term Level Credits (ECTS) Current Convenor 2019-20
Canterbury Spring
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5 30 (15) MS A Bobrowicz


DIGM5320 Professional 3D & Compositing - co-requisite
DIGM5420 Creativity in Interactive and Tangible Media – pre-requisite
DIGM5370 Digital Portfolio - pre-requisite





The module is concerned with undertaking a substantial digital media project against time and resource constraints. Topics include: intellectual property rights, privacy, data protection, research methods, project planning and management, working in teams. This module prepares students for the demands of the final year project.


Contact hours

20 Contact hours
280 Private study hours
Total hours for the module 300

Method of assessment

Presentation – 15-minute team presentation (30%)
Project (70%) – 50% for the application (APP), 20% for report; 7,000-10,000 words.

Indicative reading

Learning outcomes

1 Understand the concepts of intellectual property rights, privacy and data protection as they relate to creative industries
2 Carry out research to identify the main parameters, objectives and content area for their chosen project
3 Prepare a project proposal and project plan for a substantial production project
4 Undertake a project set against the time and resource constraints
5 Communicate ideas to a wider audience

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