Module Catalogues

Cultural Engagement in Public Space and Community

Module Title Cultural Engagement in Public Space and Community
Module Level Level 4
Module Credits 5.00
Academic Year 2023/24
Semester SEM1

Aims and Fit of Module

Aims: This module aims to develop students’ skills for working within online / offline digital and post-digital networks, including the practical and theoretical skills required for effective design and construction of networked platforms and environments. It also aims to provide a critical and historical context for how and why a practical project is proposed and completed to generate a wider impact. Objectives: Students will learn the art of organising public events, including festivals, shows, exhibitions, seminars, workshops… etc for disseminating a culturally-oriented initiative.

Learning outcomes

A Demonstrate a systematic understanding on the applications of online engagement and collaborative digital media environments B Apply critically the creative and practical design skills in the planning and construction of online / offline environments C Apply historical and contemporary critical theory D Develop original ideas and concepts that represent a synthesis of theory and practice

Method of teaching and learning

This module will be delivered through a combination of lectures, tutorials and seminars.