Note: This is an archived Handbook entry from 2015.
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This subject has the following teaching availabilities in 2015:Semester 2, 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
Contemporary Art Practice A
Study Period Commencement:
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|Non Allowed Subjects:||None|
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For the purposes of considering request for Reasonable Adjustments under the Disability Standards for Education (Cwth 2005), and Student Support and Engagement Policy, academic requirements for this subject are articulated in the Subject Overview, Learning Outcomes, Assessment and Generic Skills sections of this entry.
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 Student Equity and Disability Support: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/disability
CoordinatorDr Laura Woodward
Coordinator email: firstname.lastname@example.org
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)
Consolidating experience of producing art in Contemporary Art Practice A, student initiated projects are devised and developed further in consultation with the tutor. Individual guidance and advice will be provided with a view to realising resolved work suitable for the exhibition. A formal group discussion and critical reflection upon the artwork will take place. In consultation with the tutor, students will prepare and install selected works in a group exhibition in one of the School's exhibition venues.
On completion of this subject students will be able to:
1. A folio of developmental and resolved work and supporting documentation (sketch book and/or notebook) equivalent to 2,500 words (80%);
2. Selection, resolution, preparation, installation of exhibition component (20%).
Hurdle Requirement: 80% attendance is required for the folio and exhibition component 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.
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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 subject students will be able to:
• Demonstrate capacities for artistic imagination, creativity, transformation and interpretation
• Demonstrate a flexible and innovative approach to the national and international challenges for the professional visual artist in the 21st century
• Demonstrate an open, independent and inquiring attitude towards contemporary cultural developments and new ideas
Graduate Certificate in Visual Art |
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