Assessment brief CW2. Due May 14, 2012.
CW2 Artefact and supporting portfolio including critical/ reflective evaluation (3,000-words) LO 1-7. (80%)
* You must produce a practical project (dissertation equivalent) which showcases your skills. The project will be decided in consultation with a supervisor, but may include projects in any appropriate medium. You may undertake an individual or a group project. If you choose the latter, you must be able to demonstrate your individual contribution within the group and ensure that you produce an appropriate amount of work.
* Once your proposal has been approved by your supervisor you will be asked to sign an assessment agreement detailing any individual arrangements for your project. This may also be used to specify the contribution of individuals in group projects. Please include this agreement in your appendicies.
Your practical project should also be accompanied by a 3,000-word reflective essay, analysing and reflecting on how your artefact fits in with the overall media framework. You should also reference pertinent industry sources and academic texts which will inform your work.
In addition you should draw up a CV and an action plan which you will have revised in light of your progress in your final project. This should detail how you intend to use your project to further your employment prospects on graduating. Please include this in your appendicies.
Your work will be assessed against the following learning outcomes:
Develop a project proposal and plan appropriate to both the content and style of the intended project
* What are you intending to produce and why?
* What will you include in order to make it work as a practical product?
Demonstrate research skills through conducting appropriate and relevant research into the...