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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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up from: a) 36 hours of contact over 12 weeks: 24 hours of lectures and 12 hours of tutorials; and b) 94 hours of independent student research, reading and writing.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|2033||20 Feb 2017||27 Feb 2017||31 Mar 2017||26 May 2017||In Person||N/A|