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ACAM 350 Asian Canadian Community-Based Media

Digital media production in the context of community engagement. Includes critical media literacy, community-based research ethics, project design, training in media forms such audio, video, photography, and web publishing.

This course is eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. To determine whether you can take this course for Credit/D/Fail grading, visit the Credit/D/Fail website. You must register in the course before you can select the Credit/D/Fail grading option.

Credits: 3


Status Section Activity Term Interval Days Start Time End Time Comments
FullACAM 350 001Lecture-Laboratory2 Wed16:0019:00

Introduction to techniques and practices of digital media production within the context of ethical community engagement. This course will introduce students to the theory and history of Asian Canadian media, research practices for short media projects, and topics such as race and representation, alternative media, and the ethics of community-based research. Discussions will be supplemented by viewings of selected works in Asian Canadian media, short readings, and visits by guest speakers. Previous filmmaking, video, or audio experience is not required, but a background in Asian Canadian Studies is highly recommended. Lab and lecture locations will alternate each week. Lectures take place in Buchanan B308, with labs TBA. For more information, please contact acam.program@ubc.ca.

ACAM 350 WL1Waiting List2 Wed16:0019:00

This is a WAITLIST section for ACAM 350 001. Once you have registered in the waitlist, there is no need to contact the program. Your registration will be switched to ACAM 350 001 when space becomes available. Preference may be given to students who are ACAM minors. Contact the ACAM program at acam.program@ubc.ca with questions or inquiries.