Full Title:Creative Collaborative Development
Module Code:MEDA C8Z03
Credits: 2.5
Valid From:Semester 1 - 2014/15 ( September 2014 )
Module Delivered in 4 programme(s)
Module Description:This two week module will cultivate a clear understanding of the creative process in relation to the creative media area in a collaborative setting. This module will culminate in a live interactive multimedia performance.
Learning Outcomes:
On successful completion of this module the learner should be able to
  1. Manage practical knowledge through experiential learning informed by critical reflection.
  2. Formulate and apply effective responses to working with media in a variety of collaborative settings e.g creativity, flexibility, spontaneity, openness, sincerity, integrity, humour, interpersonal sensitivity, empathy.
  3. Collate practical workshop skills.
  4. Act effectively in peer relationships and work as a team member.
  5. Assemble creative work with a cross-arts methodology.

Module Content & Assessment

Indicative Content
The positives and negatives of groupwork, the best practices of working in groups, role-playing and dealing with conflict will be explored.
Brainstorming, mind mapping.
Practical skills.
The areas of audio/music, narrative, visuals (both still and moving), interactivity and performance will be explored in creative workshops.
Reflective process
The reflective process will be examined and best practices explored.
Assessment Breakdown%
Course Work100.00%

Full Time

Course Work
Assessment Type Assessment Description Outcome addressed % of total Marks Out Of Pass Marks Assessment Date Duration
Reflective Journal Three posts reflecting on the workshops, performances and the learning taking place. 1,2,3,4,5 40.00 0 0 n/a 0
Performance Evaluation Workshop/group evaluation - participation, openness, contribution. 2,3,4,5 40.00 0 0 n/a 0
Performance Evaluation Final performance - participation. 1,2,3,4,5 20.00 0 0 n/a 0
No Project
No Practical
No End of Module Formal Examination

DKIT reserves the right to alter the nature and timings of assessment


Module Workload & Resources

Workload: Full Time
Workload Type Workload Description Hours Frequency Average Weekly Learner Workload
Practical Workshops and group based discussions. 30.00 Once per semester 2.00
Independent Study No Description 30.00 Once per semester 2.00
Total Weekly Learner Workload 4.00
Total Weekly Contact Hours 2.00
This course has no Part Time workload.
Supplementary Book Resources
  • Stevens, Dannelle D. 2009, Journal keeping : how to use reflective writing for effective learning, teaching, professional insight, and positive change [ISBN: 9781579222161]
This module does not have any article/paper resources
Other Resources

Module Delivered in

Programme Code Programme Semester Delivery
DK_IMCCM_8 Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Communications in Creative Media 1 Mandatory
DK_MFILM_8 Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Film and Television Production 1 Mandatory
DK_IMMAT_7 Bachelor of Arts in Media Arts and Technologies 1 Mandatory
DK_MTFIP_7 Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and Film Practice 1 Mandatory