A project-based painting course leading students through basic principles and techniques of acrylic and water-based painting via a series of themes: painting objects, approaches to landscape and the natural world, the interior space and built environment and the human figure. This course is designed for beginners or those seeking guided basic skill-building. Occupational health and safety instruction is an integral part of this course.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of basic techniques, processes and equipment used in acrylic and water based painting
- Show the beginning of a creative exploration of materials
- Show basic awareness of historical and theoretical contexts relevant to the course
Indicative AssessmentBody of studio work (80%) [LO 1, 2, 3],
Research and visual diary (20%) [LO 1, 2, 3]
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4 hours per week lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice and 6 hours per week independent studio practice and other research.
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 and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|8656||18 Jul 2016||29 Jul 2016||31 Aug 2016||28 Oct 2016||In Person||N/A|