This course presents students with the opportunity to define and explore an individual studio project, emphasising a creative synthesis of concept and process. Material exploration, critical thinking and creative problem solving are encouraged. Drawing is approached both as research for the painting process and as an independent expressive form. Studio theory contextualizes these painting projects within the broader arts context. 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:
- Identify and effectively apply a range of higher level painting skills tailored to their own project ;
- Independently explore the potential of painting materials to convey their ideas;
- Experiment with the integration of painting concepts and processes suited to their chosen theme ;
- Critically engage with painting history and theory relevant to their own project.
Indicative AssessmentBody of studio work (80%) [LO 1, 2, 3],
Drawing, research, visual diary (20%) [LO 1, 2, 3, 4]
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Workload4 hours per week lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice and 6 hours per week independent studio practice.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|8729||18 Jul 2016||29 Jul 2016||31 Aug 2016||28 Oct 2016||In Person||N/A|