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Digital storytelling is a powerful means for enabling communication and social participation. Ordinary people work with expert creative practitioners to create first-person narratives for a wide and growing range of purposes, including community building, cultural engagement, brand identification, education, and public communication. This form of co-creative media takes advantage of newly accessible technologies but is based in the ancient and universal tradition of storytelling.
These workshops are aimed at arts managers, media and communication professionals, and professionals in other service industries (for example, health and education) who wish to develop and update their applied knowledge of how digital media can be used to engage clients and end-users. Prior knowledge of digital media applications is not necessary.
This course is open to anyone over the age of 18, including international participants.
The program is suited to people who would like to:
QUT Kelvin Grove Victoria Park Road Kelvin Grove Qld 4059
We'll confirm room details closer to the course start date.
This program runs over 3 weeks, with an introduction in week 1, and workshops and optional seminars in weeks 2 and 3.
In addition to the scheduled workshops, it is possible for extra workshops to be delivered off-campus and customised to address specific professional, community, cultural or commercial objectives of host organisations.
$1,430 (GST included)
There will be a lunch break from 12pm-1pm during the full-day workshops. You'll need to bring your own lunch or purchase food on campus.
By completing this 5-day intensive you can earn 12 credit points of academic credit that may count towards a postgraduate award at QUT or another university. In order to qualify for academic credit you need to:
For more information about course content, assessment or academic credit, contact Dr Christina Spurgeon.
For registration or payment queries, contact Continuing Professional Education.
A digital story usually combines 15-30 still images and a recorded script of 100-250 words to create an original personal digital story in the form of a 2-3-minute digital video.
Digital storytelling is used in teaching and research at QUT as a platform for exploring the benefits and possibilities of social participation. These include improved digital literacy and communication skills, healthier and more resilient communities, and a public culture enriched by perspectives and experiences that might otherwise be missed. Our Creative Industries Faculty researchers have an internationally recognised track record in adapting digital storytelling to a variety of contexts and purposes, including poverty reduction, public history, and youth engagement.
Our five-day intensive workshops are designed to help individuals and organisations to build their own capacities to facilitate social participation through co-creative media production techniques such as digital storytelling.
You will learn how to:
Experienced workshop facilitators Christina Spurgeon and Mimi Tsai draw on research expertise from our Creative Industries Faculty to offer you an exciting continuing professional education opportunity in this co-creative media method.
Dr Christina Spurgeon lectures in media and communication in our Creative Industries Faculty. Her research interests converge on how media and communications can be used to develop participatory culture in a variety of government, non-government, community and market contexts. She has run digital storytelling workshops at QUT for over five years and is author of Advertising and New Media (Routledge 2008).
Mimi Tsai is the Digital Storytelling Project Officer at Creative Industries Faculty. Mimi completed a MA degree in Creative Industries in 2005. Her specialties include co-created media. Her current research interests are within the arena of digital media.
When you register for the course, you will create an account with us. You'll need to pay your fees online by credit or debit card.
You will be able to access your account, including your invoice, using your email address and password.
FEE-HELP and HECS-HELP are not available for Continuing Professional Education courses.
To cancel your registration, you must apply in writing to the Course Manager at Continuing Professional Education.
If you cancel prior to 10 business days before the course commences, you will receive a full refund, minus a non-refundable $100 administration fee.
No registration refunds will be made within 10 business days of the course starting.
We reserve the right to cancel the course under certain circumstances, such as low registration numbers. If this happens, we will advise you as soon as possible, and give you a full refund. We are not responsible for any expenses you may have incurred if the course is cancelled.
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