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Bronwin Patrickson, Ph. D.

Primary Affiliation
Macquarie University
Status
Researcher
City
Melling via Carnforth
Country
United Kingdom

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Overview

 

 

 

 

·      Early career researcher in electronic literature, soft gaming and digital media

·      Tutor, lecturer and acting course convenor: Digital media production, Online Journalism, Culture and Technology, Computer Game Design

·      ABC Trained Cross Media Producer

·      Eligible to work in the UK under current Ancestry Visa

 

 

 

Professional Training

 

 

 

 

PhD awarded 29.9.2014: A research thesis designed to analyze design for multi-participant interactive play and networked media engagement, Macquarie University  

    

Graduate Diploma in Communication, UTS

    

ABC Cross Media Producer – Direction and Production of documentaries and features across ABC radio, television and online

 

 



 

 

 

 

 

Professional Experience:  Teaching

 

 

 

 

Tutor/Research Assistant: Computer Game Design

 

Macquarie University                                                           2012 -2013

 

 

Provided editorial guidance and tutoring in a gamified teaching setting (2013)

Evaluated student assignments

Recorded and collated marks

Applied knowhow gained through previous 2012 employment researching gamification for Rowan Tulloch, the convenor of this module.

 

 

Tutor: Technology and Society, Society and Culture, Language and Discourse, Multimedia

 

UTS Insearch                                                                  2011 - 2013

 

 

Provided editorial guidance and tutoring

 

Evaluated student assignments

 

Recorded and collated marks

 

Delivered guest lectures – copyright, radio production using Audacity

 

 

 

     

 

 

 

 

 

Tutor/Guest Lecturer/Acting Course Convenor: Digital Media Production

 

Macquarie University, Dept of MMCS                                 2008-2012

 

 

Provided editorial guidance and tutoring

Evaluated student assignments

Recorded and collated marks

Delivered guest lectures - Interactive Storytelling

Acting Convenor, Semester 1, 2010

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tutor/Guest Lecturer: Media Project Proposal

 

UWS, Masters of Convergent Media                                  2011

 

 

Guided digital project development

Evaluated student assignments

Recorded and collated marks

Delivered guest lecture – Interactive Storytelling

 

 

 

 

 

Lecturer in Charge:

Culture and Technology +

Poetics Of New Media (MQC)

 

Macquarie University City Campus, Dept of MMCS            2010                                    

 

 

Adjusted course content for MQC campus and delivered course accordinglywrote and delivered 3 new lectures

Evaluated student assignments

Recorded and collated marks/ Answered student enquiries

 

 

 

 

 

Lecturer/Tutor: Online Journalism

(in “Broadcast Production”)

 

MECO, Usyd                                lecturer Sem 1, 2006 – Winter School, 2007

 & tutor 2008

 

 

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Taught Online Journalism Theory and Practice.  Introduced students to relevant online journalism techniques and production software supervised student tasks employing programs such as Dreamweaver, Photoshop, Final cut pro, iDVD and Pro tools.

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Developed on original course outline and created an online teaching resource – www.onlinemeco.wordpress.com

Assessed student online projects, tutored and advised students

Supervised and Liaised with Technical Assistance

 

Course Convener/Teacher: Writing For The Media, News Media Interview Techniques, Research, Edit

 

Sydney Institute, West St Petersham                                 2005 - 2007

 

 

Designed Course (assessment, outline, lesson plans) with a view to creating a course manual in collaboration with a partner trainee teacher.  Instructed TVET and TAFE students; topics included story structures and leads, interview techniques, news writing style, research resources and techniques

Taught, inspired, assessed and supervised student work.

 

 

 

Tutor: M/M Theory & Production

 

Macquarie University, Department of Media               Sem 1, 2007- 9

 

 

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Tutored both practical and theory components of multimedia studies

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Provided guidance and tutoring; Evaluated student assignments

 

 

Tutor: Media Cultures

 

Macquarie University, Department of Media               Sem 2, 2008

 

 

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Tutored students on current issues in media theory

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Provided guidance and tutoring; Evaluated student assignments

 

 

 

 

Tutor: Image and Audio              

                

UNSW, School of Film, Theatre and Media                Sem 2, 2005-2006

 

 

 

 

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Provided guidance and tutoring in film analysis, practical experiments in image and audio production; Evaluated student assignments

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tutor: Digital Editing  

                               

UNSW, School of Film, Theatre and Media                       Sem 1, 2005

 

 

 

Taught Final Cut Pro, Video Editing styles and Motion Techniques

 

 

 

 

Tutor: Academic and Communication Skills

            

UTS Insearch                                           Sem 2, 2005 – Sem 1, 2007

 

 

 

 

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Provided guidance, support and tutoring university preparation courses for international students

 

         

 

 

 

Teacher: Team Skills, Interpersonal Skills, Cutural Diversity, Presenting Reports, Research, Writing

 

 

Enmore Design Center and Sydney Institute                    2005-2006

 

Supervisor: Manly Journalism Project                              

 

 

A practical training program for prospective (unemployed) journalists in conjunction with The Manly Daily                       2004

 

 

 

Professional Experience: Production(see also ‘Production Skills’)

 

 

 

Video Producer

 

Macquarie University Dept. of Learning & Teaching                 2012                           

 

Freelance Journalist & Story Producer

 

Various outlets                                                            2005-2007

Online Journalist/Associate Producer

 

Ninemsn Online News                                                            2004 

Co-Producer/Presenter: Artsy Partsy

 

RSR                                                                                    2004-2005

 

 

Producer: Manly Journalism Project

 

A training program for unemployed adults in association with The Manly Daily                                                                                           2003

 

Theatre Editor

 

Fresh Magazine                                                                            2003

 

Contract Writer for ABC Online

 

Rollercoaster Gateway                                                                  2003

Producer/director/writer of fan.au

 

A co-production with Radio Station Triple J                                      2001

Web Developer/Writer –

 

ABC Online:Children’s, Education, ABC TV Documentaries             2000

 

 

Producer/Director/Cinematographer of “Swingers

 

Observational Documentary broadcast on ABC TV                            1999

Producer/Writer “Postcards From Halls Creek”

 

ABC Online                                                                                1998

 

Field Producer

 

Recovery, ABC TV                                                                       1997

 

 

Radio Producer

Radio National Religious Unit                                                       1997

 

     

 

 

 

 

 

Production Skills

 

 

 

Multi-platform technical skill base teamed with editorial know-how and broad ranging people skills

 

 

 

Online Journalism

 

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ABC Online (Developer/Producer, Contributing writer),

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Nine MSN Online News (Assistant Prod/Online News Journalist)

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Lecturer: Online Journalism, USYD

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Tutor/Teacher: Multimedia, Writing For The Media, Research, Story Editing, News Media IV Techniques

 

 

Print Journalism

 

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Theatre Editor, Fresh Magazine

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Freelance Contributor, Wellbeing Magazine Producer, Manly Journalism Project

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Teacher/Editor, Writing for The Media, NM IV Techniques, Research, Story Editing: Comms & Media, Petersham TAFE

 

 

Research/Cross Media Journalism 

 

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Compass, ABC TV; Money, Channel 9

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Internet Documentaries fan.au and Postcards From Halls Creek

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Demonstrated ability to report across various media

 

 

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GREEN (A Fantasy fiction novel for teenagers, in production)

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Various play scripts, poetry, spoken word projects

Web Site Production 

 

Producer, ABC TV Documentaries Online

Producer, fan.au with Triple J, Postcards From Halls Creek, RN

Producer floatingbluemedia.com, livingayurveda.com.au

Developer, The Playground, ABC Education

Cinematography/Documentary / TV Journalism 

 

Directed, filmed and produced the documentary Swingers, (about veteran swing dancers) broadcast on ABC TV

Devised, developed and realized Cross Media Documentaries fan.au (a co-production with Radio Station Triple J) and Postcards From Halls Creek (In association with ABC Radio National program AWAYE)

Researched and produced the radio feature Silence for the Encounter series on Radio National

Worked as Trainee Producer on the historical documentary Sisters in Arms produced to mark the centenary of Australian Military Nursing

Researched and produced the radio feature Silence for the Encounter series on Radio National

Producer of ABC TV Documentaries Online (Nurses, Paradise Lost)

Audio Recording and Editing

 

Producer/Presenter (with team), Artsy Partsy, RSR

Features Producer, Recorder and Editor: Radio National, Triple J

Digital Photography

 

Hobby

Digital Editing

 

Edited various short video magazine stories and experimental short films using Final Cut Pro and Motion

Awarded Premiere Production for TV Journalism, UTS

Silence chosen for the Encounter program’s ‘best of’ summer series on Radio National


 

 

 

Contact

 

E: [email protected]

M: 07472251896

 

 

A: Church Place Cottage

Melling via Carnforth

Lancashire, LA62RA

 

 

 

 

 

Publications

 

·      Patrickson, B. (2009). PLAI: Staged Encounters in Computer Mediated Environments. Paper presented at the The 6th Australasian Conference on Interactive Entertainment, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia.

 

 

·      Patrickson, B. (2011).  Multi-user Interactive Drama: The Macro View – Three Structural Layers.  Paper presented at the 2011 International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling, Vancouver, Canada

 

 

·      Patrickson, B. (2011).  Multi-user Interactive Drama: A Micro User Drama in Process.  Paper presented at the 2011 International Conference on Interactive Digital Storytelling, Vancouver, Canada

 

·      Patrickson, B. and Young S. (2013) The Transmedial Media Mix in The Journal of American Studies Turkey, issue 37, Oct, 2013

 

·      Hitchens, M, Patrickson, B. and Young S. (2014) Reality and Terror, the First-Person Shooter in Current Day Settings in Games and Culture, Vol 9, number 1, January 2014

 

 

 

 

 

Contributions

·      Peer Reviewer: Television and New Media Journal, 2010, Combined NSW HDR Conference 2011

·      Conference Volunteer Helper: Icids, 2011, MQ Game, 2012, Isea 2013

·      Co-ordinator of Media HDR Writing Group, Macquarie University, 2011 – 2013

·      Collation and presentation of photographic resources for the student produced photo exhibition, Macquairie University in A Day, 2019

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Dr. Bronwin Patrickson

 

 

 

 

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