All posts by Amy Micallef

Currently studying a Bachelor of Communication and Media at UOW

The Perfect Duo: a Movie & Tweets

Amy Micallef

Who knew at Uni you could watch movies & tweet? I sure didn’t!

During the past few weeks of BCM 325, we have been analysing a wide range of sci-fi movies. During this time, we are required to live tweet during the movie providing any analyses, history & research each week. This blogpost will be a reflection of the best and worst tweets I had whilst I interacted with my #BCM325 cohort.

Week 1 – Metropolis (1927)


The dreaded silent-film…Metropolis was interesting to say the least to tweet about as it was silent I would miss a lot of things about it. Plus it was extremely long which made it hard to continuously think of tweets.

For the first week of live tweeting it felt like I was back in BCM 112, as fun as it is…wow did I forget how hard multitasking was! In saying this, I did interact…

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Uh oh…let’s reflect: Peer Pitches & Comments

Amy Micallef

It’s a perfect time to reflect on our fellow BCM 325 peers and their pitches for the future. If you want to have a look at what I discussed in my own pitch for this subject you can have a read here, I focused upon my business and the future goals I have.

From the beginning of my degree, we have always been asked to give feedback to various members in our subjects! I definitely think the more I do it the more natural the feedback is. My comments that I have made are written like how I would talk face to face with them, I don’t want to sound robotic or write a simulated comment for them.

Below I have included the 3 students that I commented on as well as a reflection on the comments as well. Also any feedback that you have on my comments, I…

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The future of Beyond Branding!

Amy Micallef

In creating and building a business, the entrepreneur assumes all the responsibilities for development and management, as well as the risks and rewards. Many businesses do not survive because business owners fail to develop an effective plan.

(Haag, 2013)

I am a Graphic & Brand Designer as well as the Managing Director of Beyond Branding! I assist my clients with their branding, logos, website design of their businesses. The journey of Beyond Branding has really been wonderful with:

  • Growing our social media
  • Being nominated and becoming a finalist for 2 Local Business Awards
  • We’ve had the opportunity to work with clients internationally
  • Recently celebrated the 1st birthday of Beyond Branding with the launch of our new website.

Throughout this semester I will be using this opportunity to expand, grow & elevate the future of Beyond Branding:

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