Subject Descriptions - Subject Information


Calendar: 2019 Undergraduate
Faculty: Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts
Department: School of the Arts, English and Media

COSMOS mastered subject: Version 2000.01

Subject Information
Subject Code MEDA202
Subject Name Tangible Media
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites 36cp at 100 Level
Co-Requisites None.
Restrictions None.
Equivalence None.
Assessment Project; Research Analysis 25% Journal/ Blog 25% Project 50%
General Subject Yes.
EFTSL (Non Weighted) 0.125
Non Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
Pre-1997 Pre-2005 Post-2005 Post-2008 Post-2009 Post-2010
$ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820 
Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
Course
1771-Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (Direct Entry)
1777-Bachelor of Laws (Direct Entry)
1827-Bachelor of International Studies - Bachelor of Laws
1845-Bachelor of Information Technology - Bachelor of Laws
1852-Bachelor of Business Information Systems - Bachelor of Laws
760-Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies - Bachelor of Laws
770-Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)
771-Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Laws
771H-Course information not Found
772-Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Laws
773-Bachelor of Commerce - Bachelor of Laws
774-Bachelor of Mathematics - Bachelor of Laws
775-Bachelor of Science - Bachelor of Laws
775H-Course information not Found
775M-Course information not Found
779-Bachelor of Engineering - Bachelor of Laws
858-Bachelor of Journalism - Bachelor of Laws
Work Experience No
Tutorial Enrolment Information None.
Availability Not Available in 2019

Subject Description
Interactive media technologies provide powerful tools for creating new experiences. This subject introduces students to the history, theory and contemporary practice of electronic media arts. Students engage with materials, system ecology and emergent interactions as tools to create tangible experiences. Students obtain a firm understanding of kinetic, sculptural, material and physical computing processes, as well as experience in developing installation-based media art projects.


Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. Critically discuss the notion of interaction in contemporary media art
2. Produce creative work that demonstrates technical literacy in a relevant aspect covered in the subject
3. Produce creative work that engages with the history, theory and contemporary practice of creating meaningful interactive encounters in a media arts context


Textbook Information
Students will be advised of recommended texts at the commencement of session.
Text book information is available via the UniShop website:



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