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THTR12124 Australian Theatre: Stage and Screen
Australian Theatre: Stage and Screen
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General Information

Overview

In this unit you will study Australian theatre, First Nations and non-Indigenous, from the colonial period to the present day. By studying the creative journeys of significant contemporary Australian theatre, film and television practitioners, you will gain an understanding of how the social context impacts the ongoing evolution of drama on stage and on-screen in Australia. Also through the exploration of past and current interpretations of a range of Australian scripts, you will learn about theatre, film and television’s contribution to shaping Australian identity.

Details

Career Level: Undergraduate
Unit Level: Level 2
Credit Points: 6
Student Contribution Band: 8
Fraction of Full-Time Student Load: 0.125

Pre-requisites or Co-requisites

There are no requisites for this unit.

Important note: Students enrolled in a subsequent unit who failed their pre-requisite unit, should drop the subsequent unit before the census date or within 10 working days of Fail grade notification. Students who do not drop the unit in this timeframe cannot later drop the unit without academic and financial liability. See details in the Assessment Policy and Procedure (Higher Education Coursework).

Offerings For Term 1 - 2022

Mackay
Online

Attendance Requirements

All on-campus students are expected to attend scheduled classes – in some units, these classes are identified as a mandatory (pass/fail) component and attendance is compulsory. International students, on a student visa, must maintain a full time study load and meet both attendance and academic progress requirements in each study period (satisfactory attendance for International students is defined as maintaining at least an 80% attendance record).

Class and Assessment Overview

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This information will be available on Monday 10 January 2022
Previous Student Feedback

Feedback, Recommendations and Responses

Every unit is reviewed for enhancement each year. At the most recent review, the following staff and student feedback items were identified and recommendations were made.

Feedback from Student feedback

Feedback

Moodle site is engaging and interesting. Students find it easy to navigate.

Recommendation

Ensure the Moodle site is maintained using easily navigable tiles.

Feedback from Student feedback

Feedback

Assessment topics are engaging because they are local and individualised.

Recommendation

Maintain course structure to include local Australian content and continue to allow students to select and research their own topics for assessments, where appropriate.

Feedback from Student feedback

Feedback

Marking rubric would ensure assessment details and assessment criteria is clear.

Recommendation

Develop a marking rubric for assessment marking criteria where appropriate, to ensure clarity for students in how assessments are graded.

Feedback from Student feedback

Feedback

Unit content was confusing.

Recommendation

Introduce guiding questions at the end of each module to help students navigate the unit content.

Unit Learning Outcomes

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Alignment of Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Graduate Attributes

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Textbooks and Resources

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Academic Integrity Statement

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