Develops media, material investigations and studio skills at a more advanced level and continues with an emphasis on individual expression. Students are encouraged to develop a critical capacity in regard to their own work and the work of others. Concept evolution and presentation skills will be encouraged in readiness for self-directed work. Gallery and exhibition skills will be further addressed. Occupational Health and Safety and studio procedures at a level required by professional artists are covered.
- Individual approaches to artistic expression
- Studio investigations, mixed-media and installation strategies
- Pictorial/object design and production
- Artistic criticism
- Occupational Health and Safety and professional practice
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
|On completion of this unit, students should be able to:||GA1||GA2||GA3||GA4||GA5||GA6||GA7|
|1||display command of a range of practical studio skills||Intellectual rigour|
|2||demonstrate the ability to produce individual artworks which draw on well-grounded studio practice and sensitive use of materials||Knowledge of a discipline|
|3||demonstrate an informed insight into contemporary directions and preoccupations within a specific studio area||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning|
|4||demonstrate sound journal skills||Intellectual rigour||Knowledge of a discipline||Lifelong learning|
|5||speculate on inventive resolutions to projects and engagement with installation||Lifelong learning|
|6||recognise criteria used in the evaluation of contemporary art||Intellectual rigour|
|7||demonstrate an ability to positively create a healthy and safe working environment.||Lifelong learning|
- No prescribed texts.
Teaching and assessment
Commonwealth Supported courses
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Commencing 2014 Commonwealth Supported only. Student contribution band: 1
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