- Code ARTV8207
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Art
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Visual Arts
- Areas of interest Art History, Digital Arts, Visual Arts, Design Arts, Creative Arts
- Academic career PGRD
- Anne Brennan
- Mode of delivery In Person
Winter Session 2014
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This intensively-delivered course is designed to introduce students engaged in practice-led research to the principles of exegetical writing. It aims to provide students in the creative arts with the practical skills to structure and develop their exegesis. The course will address the specific issues entailed in the writing of a document designed to critically reflect on a body of practical work, outlining a variety of strategies and models for experimenting with voice, structure and content.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
On satisfying the requirements of this course, students will be able to:
- Experiment with different modes and voices for writing about practice
- Evaluate other’s writing about practice
- Evaluate and explore ways of writing about material, process and/or performance
- Apply course material to the writing of an exegesis
- Participation 10% (LO 1-4)
- Written assignment, 500 words 10%
- Essay or experimental writing, 4500 words 60% (LO 1, 3, 4)
- Audio/visual presentation with written paper, 1000 words 20% (LO 1, 3, 4)
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Five 6-hour days attendance at intensive classes and a further 18 hours of directed preparatory reading and preparation and up to 70 hours of independent private study/research.
Requisite and Incompatibility
You will need to contact the School of Art to request a permission code to enrol in this course.
Barrett, E and Bolt B. (eds.) Practice as Research: Approaches to Creative Arts Enquiry, London: IBTauris 2007
Carter, P., Material Thinking: The Theory and Practice of Creative Research Melbourne: MUP 2004
Readings will be posted online as an e-brick prior to the intensive.
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- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|5728||23 Jun 2014||04 Jul 2014||04 Jul 2014||08 Aug 2014||In Person||N/A|