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 ideas, the gathering of materials and visual imagery or the undertaking of site-specific work. Data gathered in the field informs the studio developmnent of a folio of artwork.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Develop a sophisticated method for field-based enquiry
- Demonstrate an advanced capacity to apply creative processes in the field and the studio to data gathered in the field
- Demonstrate a sophisticated awareness of the environmental, cultural and social issues informing field research and associated creative production
Portfolio of studio work (50%) [LOs 1-3]
Documentation (30%) [LOs 1, 3]: this could include visual diaries, field notes, preparatory sketches, photographs, video footage, etc
10 minute tutorial presentation (c1500 words) (20%)[LOs 1,3]
Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessions that provide ongoing feedback on work in progress.
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14 day intensive, including 5 day excursion, combining formal instruction and self-directed field work and studio practice. 52 contact hours including 3 dedicated 1 hour graduate tutorials 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. Three additional graduate tutorials per semester.
Requisite and Incompatibility
Assumed KnowledgeStudents will need to have familiarity with visual arts studio materials, processes and equipment.
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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Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links
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|
|5152||17 Feb 2014||07 Mar 2014||31 Mar 2014||30 May 2014||In Person||N/A|