• Offered by School of Art
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Visual Arts
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Anne Brennan
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2014
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Environment Studio 1 offers supervised environmentally-orientated field research and related studio development for students of the visual arts. Field research will take place in locations in and around Canberra and may concentrate on the formulation of ifdeas, the gathering of materials and visual imagery or the undertaking of site-specific work. Data gathered in the field informs the studio development of a folio of artwork.

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. Develop a basic method for field-based enquiry
  2. Demonstrate a basic capacity to apply creative processes in the field and the studio to data gathered in the field
  3. Show basic awareness of the environmental, cultural and social issues informing field research and associated creative production

Indicative Assessment

Portfolio of studio work (60%) [LOs 1-3]

Documentation (40%) [LOs 1, 3]: this could include visual diaries, field notes, preparatory sketches, photographs, video footage, etc

Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessions that provide ongoing feedback on work in progress.

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Workload

As intensive:

14 day intensive, including 5 day excursion, combining formal instruction and self-directed field work and studio practice. 52 contact hours plus pre- and post- field trip preparation/debriefing and studio time.

As semester-long course:

 4 hours per week lectures, tutorials, critiques and self-directed field excursions plus 6 hours per week self-directed studio practice.

Requisite and Incompatibility

You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTV2100 and ARTV6921.

Assumed Knowledge

Some basic knowledge of visual arts processes such as drawing, painting, photography or video would be an advantage, but not essential. Recommended courses ARTV1020, ARTV1021, ARTV1022 or any visual arts electives offered by ANU School of Art.



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 $1110
2004 $1836
2005 $2178
2006 $2178
2007 $2178
2008 $2178
2009 $2178
2010 $2250
2011 $2310
2012 $2358
2013 $2358
2014 $2484
International fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $2454
2004 $2778
2005 $2988
2006 $2988
2007 $2988
2008 $3090
2009 $3090
2010 $3090
2011 $3090
2012 $3090
2013 $3090
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
5150 17 Feb 2014 07 Mar 2014 31 Mar 2014 30 May 2014 In Person N/A

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