• Offered by School of Art
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Visual Arts
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Gilbert Riedelbauch
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2014
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The course consists of weekly projects which introduce students to a range of skills and conceptual issues relevant to all visual arts disciplines and provide a foundation for future specialised work. The course introduces students to the application of two-dimensional representation, dealing with issues such as the human form, the dynamics of colour, design, composition and pictorial space.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:

  1. Show understanding of basic processes and material properties relevant to the discipline
  2. Apply a range of introductory technical skills
  3. Demonstrate creative exploration of materials
  4. Demonstrate observation and analytical skills in areas such as 2D and 3D form, colour, anatomical study and composition.

Indicative Assessment

Portfolio of studio work (80%) [Learning Outcomes 1-4]

Journal / documentation (10%) [Learning Outcomes 1, 3, 4]

Participation (10%) [Learning Outcomes 1-4]

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Workload

4 contact hours per week for 13 weeks. Students are expected to commit a further 6 hours of independent study per week for this course (total 130 hours).

Requisite and Incompatibility

You will need to contact the School of Art to request a permission code to enrol in this course.

Majors

Minors

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Students continuing in their current program of study will have their tuition fees indexed annually from the year in which you commenced your program. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $1164
2004 $1926
2005 $2286
2006 $2286
2007 $2286
2008 $2286
2009 $2286
2010 $2358
2011 $2424
2012 $2472
2013 $2472
2014 $2478
International fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $3126
2004 $3240
2005 $3240
2006 $3240
2007 $3240
2008 $3240
2009 $3240
2010 $3240
2011 $3240
2012 $3240
2013 $3240
2014 $3246
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
4838 17 Feb 2014 07 Mar 2014 31 Mar 2014 30 May 2014 In Person N/A

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