DIGITAL AESTHETICS - 2017/8

Module code: DMA2007

Module provider

Music and Media

Module Leader

POULAKI M Dr (Music & Med)

Number of Credits

15

ECT Credits

7.5

Framework

FHEQ Level 5

JACs code

W200

Module cap (Maximum number of students)

N/A

Module Availability

Semester 2

Overall student workload

Seminar Hours: 22

Assessment pattern

Assessment type Unit of assessment Weighting
Coursework INDIVIDUAL ESSAY 60
Oral exam or presentation GROUP PROJECTS & PRESENTATION 40

Alternative Assessment

N/A

Prerequisites / Co-requisites

Learning outcomes

Attributes Developed
Demonstrate understanding of aesthetic dimensions of digital objects and their uses. KC
Demonstrate understanding of the implications and potential of digital aesthetics within the field of Digital Media Arts KC
Understand the potential of Digital Media Arts to intervene in other cultural forms through aesthetic placement and design of (transformative) texts KC
Produce an artifact designed with the remits of digital aesthetics in mind, with skill and imagination, by making appropriate use of relevant materials and processes. PT
Respond to time-constrained briefs in creative and imaginative ways PT
Study independently, set goals, manage their own workloads and meet deadlines T

Attributes Developed

C - Cognitive/analytical

K - Subject knowledge

T - Transferable skills

P - Professional/Practical skills

Module content

Methods of Teaching / Learning

Assessment Strategy

Reading list

Reading list for DIGITAL AESTHETICS : http://aspire.surrey.ac.uk/modules/dma2007

Programmes this module appears in

Programme Semester Classification Qualifying conditions
Digital Media Arts BA (Hons) 2 Compulsory A weighted aggregate mark of 40% is required to pass the module

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