• Offered by School of Art
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Classification Specialist
  • Course subject Visual Arts
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Anne Brennan
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2014
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This multi-disciplinary course explores concepts of memory in the construction of national identity, the role of memory in the archive and the exploration of memory in contemporary visual practice, film and fiction

Learning Outcomes

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

By the end of this course students should be able to:

1. Demonstrate knowledge of important theoretical debates about memory and how they are mobilised in public discourses and institutions such as the memorial and the museum

2. Relate theoretical debates about memory to developments in the visual arts and their own research interests.

3. Present written and oral arguments about the ways in which memory and the past is configured in public discourses and institutions and within the visual arts.

4. Compare and evaluate artworks relevant to individual research interests.

Indicative Assessment

Oral Presentation: 30% (1500 wd equivalent): [LO's 1 - 4]

Essay: 60%  (4,500 wds) [LO's 1 - 4]

Attendance and Participation: 10% [LO's 1 - 4]

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Workload

10 hours per week comprised of one 2 hour lecture each week and a one hour tutorial.  There will be four additional tutorials for graduate students each semester.  The remainder will be spent in independent study.

Requisite and Incompatibility

You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTV2024

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

Prescribed Texts

A reading list will be published on the course Wattle site prior to commencement of the course.

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 $1542
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 $3618
2004 $3618
2005 $3618
2006 $3618
2007 $3618
2008 $3618
2009 $3618
2010 $3750
2011 $3756
2012 $3756
2013 $3756
2014 $3762
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
4847 17 Feb 2014 07 Mar 2014 31 Mar 2014 30 May 2014 In Person N/A

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