- Code ARTV2027
- 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 Digital Arts, Visual Arts, Design Arts, Creative Arts
- Academic career UGRD
- Anne Brennan
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2015
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Professional Practices aims to provide a basic understanding of the economic and legal framework of the art world; to provide an understanding of the skills necessary for an artist to practise professionally and; to introduce resources available to artists to assist their economic survival in the production of art.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Compare and critically analyse venue exhibition presentation
- Reflect on and discuss your own learning as it relates to the subject matter of the course.
- Use knowledge of the cultural sector in Australia to develop an appropriately targeted package of professional promotional material.
- Prepare and present a professional artist¹s portfolio including written material and visual representation.
- Demonstrate a critical understanding of the moral, legal and professional framework of the Art and Craft sector.
Indicative Assessment8 minute oral presentation and written notes of 1000 words (25%) (LOs 1,2, 5)
Preliminary research proposal for major assignment 1000 words (20%) (LOs 3,4,5)
Artist portfolio and project proposal 2500 words (45%) (LOs 3,4,5)
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A 2 hour lecture and 1 hour tutorial per week for 13 weeks. Students are expected to undertake a further 7 hours of independent study each teaching week during the semester (total 130 hours).
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|Class start date
|Last day to enrol
|Class end date
|Mode Of Delivery
|16 Feb 2015
|06 Mar 2015
|31 Mar 2015
|29 May 2015