Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:Semester 1, Southbank - Taught on campus.
Timetable can be viewed here. For information about these dates, click here.
|Time Commitment:||Contact Hours: 3 hours per week |
Total Time Commitment:
7 hours per week
|Recommended Background Knowledge:||None|
|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
|Core Participation Requirements:||
It is University policy to take all reasonable steps to minimise the impact of disability upon academic study, and reasonable adjustments will be made to enhance a student's participation in the University's programs. Students who feel their disability may impact on meeting the requirements of this subject are encouraged to discuss this matter with a Faculty Student Adviser and the Disability Liaison Unit: http://www.services.unimelb.edu.au/disability/
CoordinatorDr Laura Woodward
Coordinator email: email@example.com
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)
This subject addresses and introduces students to the field of contemporary art practice through a series of set projects that will explore the basic materials, methods and concepts of drawing and painting.
This subject will:
• assist students to extend and inform their individual art practice through undertaking studies in different and/or complimentary artistic media and processes;
• assist with the development of confidence in articulation of ideas and critical analysis of work produced.
Assessment is based on a substantial folio of work demonstrating the range of a student’s activities during the semester.
The folio will consist of work made for set exercises/projects, and related materials (100%).
Ongoing feedback is provided to students during the semester via individual and group discussion and tutorials, with the following criteria in mind:
• Course engagement
• Work development
Hurdle Requirement: is 80% class attendance Is required for the folio to be considered for assessment purposes.
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Incidental Fees will apply for the purpose of accessing the workshop and purchase of materials as relevant.
|Breadth Options:|| |
This subject is not available as a breadth subject.
|Fees Information:||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
On the completion of this subject students will be able to:
• demonstrate a good understanding of the national and international challenges for the professional visual artist in the 21st century, including a willingness to engage with artistic imagination, creativity, transformation and interpretation;
• demonstrate capacities for material and methodological understanding in the basic areas of drawing and painting;
• demonstrate an open, independent and inquiring attitude towards contemporary cultural developments and new ideas.
|Links to further information:||http://www.vcam.unimelb.edu.au/|
Graduate Certificate in Visual Art |
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