Singapore University of Social Sciences

Video on Demand: From Netflix to Disney Plus

CET Course | SkillsFuture Claimable Course

Video on Demand: From Netflix to Disney Plus (FLM353)

Applications Open: 01 May 2024

Applications Close: 15 June 2024

Next Available Intake: July 2024

Course Types: Modular Undergraduate Course, SkillsFuture Series

Language: English

Duration: 6 months

Fees: $1391.78 View More Details on Fees

Area of Interest: Digital Media

Schemes: Alumni Continuing Education (ACE)

Funding: SkillsFuture

School/Department: School of Humanities & Behavioural Sciences


FLM353 Video on Demand: From Netflix to Disney Plus looks at what happens to film and television in an era when audiences are consuming content through streaming services, on their laptops, or even on their phones. How does the making and consumption of film and TV change because of streaming? This course invites students to engage with these questions.

Level: 3
Credit Units: 5
Presentation Pattern: EVERY JULY


  • Key industry players
  • Windowing
  • Types of Video-on-Demand services
  • Netflix
  • Data and Content
  • Disney
  • Streaming wars
  • Advertising
  • Niche streamers
  • Streaming in Southeast Asia
  • Impact of streaming
  • Streaming Challenges

Learning Outcome

  • Demonstrate the interplay between social, economic, and political factors and the streaming industry.
  • Analyse key case studies of distribution, exhibition, and promotional practices in streaming.
  • Examine perceptions of streaming.
  • Formulate cohesive evaluations of different models of streaming.
  • Prepare an assessment of how technology impacts streaming.
  • Use relevant information from multiple sources to write a considered response on streaming.
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