Documentary Infield (3888QCA)

This course blends the theory and practice that underpins contemporary documentary practice. Students will be required to work collaboratively as in-field researchers and to interrogate and document the social fabric of an international destination. This course is offered in intensive mode only, requiring the student to move and live in the chosen area for a period of no less than 10 days, capped at 20 days unless otherwise approved by the Convenor. Students will negotiate access to stories with a social justice angle and report daily to supervisors on their findings and progress.

Course study information

Credit points (awarded)

20 (20)

Study level


Student contribution band

Band 1

Usually available

South Bank Trimester 3

Course Attributes

Restricted: Approval from Head of School

Course offerings and timetables


Course profile is currently unavailable

Key dates

Course start date
29 October 2018
Last day to add a course
11 November 2018
Last day to drop a course without financial penalty (Census date)
25 November 2018
Last day to drop a course without academic penalty
23 December 2018
Restriction: Student must be in a QCA or GFS program. GC students must seek permission from SB program convenor to enrol in SB course. SB students must seek permission from GC program convenor to enrol in GC course.

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Class Availability When Where Notes
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Class (70364) Closed Weeks 1 - 8, Mid-Trimester Break, 9 - Exam week This is a non-timetabled class. Please refer to the course profile for further information.