NiTRO Creative Matters

Perspectives on creative arts in higher education

Screen Production

Australian Screen Production Education and Research Association (ASPERA) has recently released a report designed to assist researchers and research managers to better understand and evaluate creative research in screen production. The Report, Measuring Excellence in Screen Production Research, captures the ideas, views and suggestions of the ASPERA community and provides guidelines

Following a period of research consolidation in 2015 and 2016, 2017 saw the Australian Screen Production Education and Research Association (ASPERA) ‘up the stakes’ with regard to its capacity for disciplinary research and, importantly, its future. We launched the report Screen Production Research Reporting: An ASPERA Scoping Project ... to

By Craig Batty An ASPERA Scoping Project was commissioned by the Australian Screen Production Education and Research Association and conducted by its Research Sub-Committee, for the benefit of the ASPERA community in Australia and other screen/media education and research communities internationally. It provides an overview of current working environments of

By John Cumming and Craig Batty, Australian Screen Production, Education and Research Association (ASPERA) — Australia is engaged in completing a transition that will result in academic endeavor being placed squarely within the ‘triple helix’ of university-industry-government. Priority research projects will be those that can secure funding from ‘end-users’. The