This course introduces students to the conceptual and visual possibilities of photography. Students will be required to participate in technical programs and demonstrations aimed at developing an understanding and proficiency in the use of basic photographic and/or computer-based techniques and processes.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Identify and demonstrate basic techniques, processes and equipment used in the creative exploration of photography
- Establish the beginning of a creative research practice based in photomedia.
- Show basic awareness of historical and theoretical contexts in photomedia relevant to your creative research practice
Indicative AssessmentPortfolio of studio work and visual journal (80%) [Learning Outcomes 1 - 3]
Journal (20%) [Learning Outcomes 1 - 3]
Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessions that provide ongoing feedback on work in progress.
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Workload4 hours per week lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice and 6 hours per week independent studio practice.
Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Unit value:
- 6 units
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Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|4271||17 Feb 2014||07 Mar 2014||31 Mar 2014||30 May 2014||In Person||N/A|