Making: 4 Lessons I Learnt about Online Content Creation through my BCM114 DA

We have arrived at the end of Spring Session which means it is also the end of BCM114 and the ‘Making’ phase of my Digital Artefact, ‘Movie The News’. I am going to structure this blog post with 4 important lessons that I have learnt over the course of my DA about Online Content Creation … More Making: 4 Lessons I Learnt about Online Content Creation through my BCM114 DA

Global Film: The Impacts of Nollywood

Source 1: Ilgabere, E 2015, ‘GLOBALIZATION AND NOLLYWOOD: CARVING A NICHE ON THE GLOBAL PLANE’, International Journal of African Society, Cultures and Traditions, vol. 2, no. 4, pp. 1-10, Viewed 25 August 2018, <http://www.eajournals.org/wp-content/uploads/Globalization-and-Nollywood-Carving-a-Niche-on-the-Global-Plane.pdf&gt; Ilgabere (2015) provides an insight into the impact that the  globalisation of Nollywood has had on the national identity of the Nigerian people. … More Global Film: The Impacts of Nollywood

Internationalising Higher Education: Australia for the International Student

 Source 1: Hellsten, Dr M 2002,’Students in Transition: Needs and Experiences of International Students in Australia’, Australian International Education Conference, viewed 24 August 2018,  http://aiec.idp.com/uploads/pdf/Hellsten_p.pdf Hellsten (2002) explored how students arriving in Australia to pursue higher education, navigated the challenges of culturally transitioning, which included; “enculturation, socio-cultural adaptation, adjustment, language, communication and/or any learning difficulties” (Hellsten, … More Internationalising Higher Education: Australia for the International Student

Globalisation, Media Flows and Saturation Coverage: Imagined Communities

Source 1: Anderson, B 1983, Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism, Verso, New York, NY. Varying conceptualisations of the ‘Imagined Community’ in recent times have their foundations firmly placed within Anderson’s ‘Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and Spread of Nationalism’. In his influential work, Anderson introduced the idea of the … More Globalisation, Media Flows and Saturation Coverage: Imagined Communities

Assessment 3: ‘Where We’re From’ – ‘Our Story’

For my final project, much like the combining of our image and sound projects, I combined the styles of my favourite moving image artists and sound artist. For the video component of the piece, I took inspiration from one of my favourite creators, ‘Nas Daily’, who makes a one minute mini ‘documentary’ for his Facebook … More Assessment 3: ‘Where We’re From’ – ‘Our Story’

Editing a Scene

I used this class task as practice to see if I could effectively utilise a scripted scene within my final task. This is my first attempt at editing a scripted scene- syncing audio, different camera angles etc, so it is far from perfect. -Elise.