Asia Pacific Film (2712GFS)

Asia Pacific film (Eastern, South-eastern, and South) as well as emerging Middle East explorations. Themes included a culture's accepted cinematic structures and expectations as well as issues of globalisation and cultural and political modernity in film. Topics include the concept of national cinemas and their distinct approaches, traditions, and genres as well the relationship between "First" and "Third" cinemas, issues of traditional and modernization, and melodrama as a transnational cinematic mode. Included will be Chinese (Hong Kong, Mainland, Taiwan), Southeast (Malaysia, Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia), Japan, India, Western Asia (Turkey, Iran, Israel, Lebanon) and Australia. The course will include film clips and interviews with filmmakers along with key weekly screenings. Assessment will include participation, a journal, and a curatorial essay. This is an online course.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

10 (10)

Study level

Undergraduate

Student contribution band

Band 1

Usually available

Gold Coast Trimester 2South Bank Trimester 2South Bank Trimester 3

Course Attributes

Restricted: Approval from Head of School

Course offerings and timetables

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
8 July 2019
Last day to add a course
21 July 2019
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
4 August 2019
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
8 September 2019
Restriction: Student must be enrolled in the following program: 1284 B Film & Screen Media Production

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Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in one Online Session
Online Session (44338) Open Wednesday 10:00 - 10:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
Online Session (44337) Closed Wednesday 16:00 - 16:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
Online Session (44336) Thursday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
Online Session (44335) Full Thursday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
Online Session (44334) Full Thursday 11:00 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
Online Session (44333) Full Wednesday 15:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
Online Session (44332) Full Wednesday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
Online Session (40685) Wednesday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
29 October 2018
Last day to add a course
4 November 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
11 November 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
18 November 2018
Restriction: Student must be enrolled in the following program: 1284 B Film & Screen Media Production

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This course will remain at full capacity.
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must attend this Tutorial
Tutorial (71263) Monday 12:00 - 15:50
26 November 2018
S03 3.31
Grey Street Studio
South Bank Campus
Friday 12:00 - 15:50
7 December 2018
S08 2.14
Griffith Film School
South Bank Campus
Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in one Online Session
Online Session (71672) Open Friday 14:00 - 15:50
2 November 2018
Wednesday, Friday 14:00 - 14:50
7 November 2018 - 23 November 2018
Friday 14:00 - 14:50
30 November 2018
Wednesday 14:00 - 14:50
5 December 2018
Online Session (71264) Full Friday 12:00 - 13:50
2 November 2018
Wednesday, Friday 12:00 - 12:50
7 November 2018 - 23 November 2018
Friday 12:00 - 12:50
30 November 2018
Wednesday 12:00 - 12:50
5 December 2018

Convenor

Key dates

Course start date
9 July 2018
Last day to add a course
22 July 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
5 August 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
9 September 2018
Restriction: Student must be enrolled in the following program: 1284 B Film & Screen Media Production

Please view the full class and additional timetable information for Griffith Film School

Class Availability When Where Notes
You must enrol in one Online Session
Online Session (44321) Thursday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
Online Session (44320) Open Thursday 12:00 - 12:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
Online Session (44319) Open Thursday 11:00 - 11:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
Online Session (44318) Wednesday 15:00 - 15:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
Online Session (44317) Open Wednesday 14:00 - 14:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12
Online Session (41605) Open Wednesday 13:00 - 13:50
Weeks 1 - 5, 6 - 12