08 Digital Media Rotation

Year 8: 1 Term (Rotation) / The Arts

Australian Curriculum Website:  https://www.australiancurriculum.edu.au/f-10-curriculum/the-arts/media-arts/

Pre-Requisite:  Nil


Students will experience an introduction to digital media concepts and techniques, as a result broadening their knowledge and understanding of media arts. Students will respond to practitioners and works, applying digital media concepts, techniques as tools, students will be able to create, manipulate to communicate ideas and stories to a specific audience.

Students will apply their skills individually and within collaborative practice, reflecting and evaluating progress throughout the term.

Topics may include

  • analysis: narrative
  • knowledge of camera
  • basic photography techniques
  • adobe photoshop
  • film making/ animation
  • movie maker/ adobe premier pro
  • language of media arts


Students are assessed against the media arts australian curriculum achievement standards:

  • folio documenting planning and ideas
  • products photography and film
  • analysis, reflection and evaluation of own and other practitioners

Additional Information

Students will require:

  • USB storage device
  • students may need to purchase additional internet and or printing credit