Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2011.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2011:Semester 1, Southbank - Taught on campus.
The subject is delivered through structured classes, supervised time in the studio, weekly group tutorials (peer group critiques) with staff; individual tutorials also with staff, and specialist works.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 3 hours per week |
Total Time Commitment: 3 hours per week
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
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For the purposes of considering requests for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirments for this subject are articulated in the Subject Description, Subject Objectives, Generic Skills and Assessment Requirements of this entry.
The University is dedicated to provide support to those with special requirements. Further details on the disability support scheme can be found at the Disability Liaison Unit website: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorMs Merrin Eirth
ContactFaculty of the VCA and Music Student Centre
Tel: +61 3 9685 9419
Fax: +61 3 9685 9358
The aim of this subject is to explore studio practices related to the first semester studio program. The program will offer a series of structured classes, practical exercises and projects to assist students to experiment with a range of tools, materials, methodology and pictorial conventions. Specialist workshops will focus on technical processes relevant to the uses of computer software for digital imaging and introduce other activities related to contemporary art practice. Students will be encouraged to develop critical and reflective thinking by participating in group discussions.
A substantial folio of selected works including perceptually based drawings, digital images, sketchbooks/journals; work made for set exercises/projects, and related materials (100%).
Required texts |
Students may be asked to locate relevant texts and reference material independently and or in consultation with supervising lecturers who may also refer texts appropriate to individual need.
Additional reading or references
Students are encouraged to make regular visits to art galleries, art institutions, and artist run spaces, located in the immediate cultural environment. Current publicity material including information about artist talks, presentations, public lecture programs, and exhibition dates are posted regularly on the department notice board.
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Information Not Available
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
At the completion of the course or subject students should be able to:
Bachelor of Fine Art |
Graduate Certificate in Visual Art
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