ACF210 - Postproduction

Unit details


2023 unit information

Enrolment modes:Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne)
Credit point(s):1
EFTSL value:0.125
Unit Chair:Trimester 1: Anna Brownfield

Current and pipelining students must have completed ACF103 and ACF106

2023 commencing students must complete ACF109

Incompatible with: Nil
Typical study commitment:

Students will on average spend 150-hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.

Scheduled learning activities - campus:

1 x 3-hour seminar per week


This unit will introduce students to advanced techniques and process of post-production in film, television and animation. It will cover workflow planning and digital file management through the various stages of picture and sound editing to final output. The unit will also examine editing techniques and the creative possibilities of picture and sound editing.

ULO These are the Learning Outcomes (ULO) for this unit. At the completion of this unit, successful students can: Deakin Graduate Learning Outcomes

Plan and execute appropriate post-production workflows for animation, film and television production

GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilities

GLO5: Problem solving


Creatively apply advanced animation, film and television post-production software

GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilities

GLO3: Digital literacy


Apply advanced picture and sound editing techniques in the production of films and television programs

GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilities

GLO4: Critical thinking

GLO5: Problem solving


Assessment Description Student output Grading and weighting
(% total mark for unit)
Indicative due week
Assessment 1 - Folio 1   40% Weeks 3, 5, 7
Assessment 2 - Folio 2   60% Week 11

The assessment due weeks provided may change. The Unit Chair will clarify the exact assessment requirements, including the due date, at the start of the teaching period.

Learning Resource

There is no prescribed text. Unit materials are provided via the unit site. This includes unit topic readings and references to further information.

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