• Offered by School of Art
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Classification Specialist
  • Course subject Visual Arts
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Anne Brennan
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course
  • Offered in First Semester 2016
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This multi-disciplinary course explores concepts of memory in the construction of national identity, the role of memory in the archive and the exploration of memory in contemporary visual practice, film and fiction

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

By the end of this course students should be able to:

1. Demonstrate knowledge of important theoretical debates about memory and how they are mobilised in public discourses and institutions such as the memorial and the museum

2. Relate theoretical debates about memory to developments in the visual arts and their own research interests.

3. Present written and oral arguments about the ways in which memory and the past is configured in public discourses and institutions and within the visual arts.

4. Compare and evaluate artworks relevant to individual research interests.

Indicative Assessment

Oral Presentation: 30% (1500 wd equivalent): [LO's 1 - 4]

Essay: 60%  (4,500 wds) [LO's 1 - 4]

Attendance and Participation: 10% [LO's 1 - 4]

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Workload

10 hours per week comprised of one 2 hour lecture each week and a one hour tutorial.  There will be four additional tutorials for graduate students each semester.  The remainder will be spent in independent study.

Requisite and Incompatibility

You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTV2024

You will need to contact the School of Art to request a permission code to enrol in this course.

Prescribed Texts

A reading list will be published on the course Wattle site prior to commencement of the course.

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee
2016 $2520
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2016 $3876
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
4534 15 Feb 2016 26 Feb 2016 31 Mar 2016 27 May 2016 In Person N/A

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