Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2012.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2012:Semester 1, Southbank - Taught on campus.
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Students Experiencing Academic Disadvantage Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Objectives, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
CoordinatorDr Elizabeth Presa
Faculty of the VCA and Music Student Centre
Ground Floor, Elisabeth Murdoch Building (Bldg 860)
234 St Kilda Road, Southbank, 3006
Phone: 13 MELB (13 6352)
The subject focuses on the writing of texts for performance and exhibition. This includes scripts for theatre, film or TV, libretti for opera and musical theatre, texts for performance art, film and TV treatments and short stories, as well as visual texts for exhibition and text based installation. A considerable part of the course will focus on dialogue writing via a process that utilises dramatic action.
This subject provides students with excellent communication and writing skills within a range of genres that hold currency in contemporary arts practice and discourse. This experimental subject develops each student’s unique capacity for expression in text, building upon discipline specific skills that will place each student at the forefront of dynamic developments in contemporary art media and performance.
5000 words or equivalent written and practical project, developed in conjunction with supervisor with feedback throughout the semester (100%).
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This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
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On completing this subject students will have:
Master of Transnational Arts |
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