LismoreSession 2Session 2

Unit description

Developing the expressive potential inherent in students' work with the emphasis placed on independent investigation in this final core studio unit. Curiosity and imaginative problem solving are combined with advanced conceptualisation to create innovative responses to materials. Students develop an individual working program in conjunction with their lecturers, which reflects their artistic evolvement and interests. Detailed discussion is required and students work with lecturers through personal tuition and detailed critique and analysis.

Unit content

  • Dedicated studio engagement of art production
  • Professional practice – issues and options
  • Workshop and studio establishment
  • Exhibition strategies and production
  • Studio routines and strategies
  • Advanced critique and theories

Learning outcomes

Unit Learning Outcomes express learning achievement in terms of what a student should know, understand and be able to do on completion of a unit. These outcomes are aligned with the graduate attributes. The unit learning outcomes and graduate attributes are also the basis of evaluating prior learning.

Learning outcomes and graduate attributes

Prescribed texts

Session 2

  • Prescribed text information is not currently available.
Prescribed texts may change in future study periods.

Teaching and assessment


Teaching method
Tutorial on-site Three (3) Hours Weekly (Twelve (12) Weeks)
Tutorial on-site Three (3) Hours weekly (Twelve (12) Weeks)
Creative work40%
Creative work60%

Intensive offerings may or may not be scheduled in every session. Please refer to the timetable for further details.

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Fee information


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