• Offered by School of Art and Design
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Visual Arts
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2017
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This course begins with a focus on life painting, working with models in the studio. Further skills in drawing and oil painting are developed using both observational and interpretive approaches to colour and composition. This project fosters integration of material practice with growing conceptual and art historical knowledge. Studio Theory provides a conceptual, historical and contemporary context for this studio project through lectures and student presentations. Occupational health and safety instruction is an integral part of this course.

Learning Outcomes

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

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
  1. Competently utilise a range of skills relevant to figurative painting in response to this Painting Workshop project;
  2. Explore the potential of material/s used in this Painting Workshop project;
  3. Investigate the inventive application of concepts and processes relevant  to figurative  painting;
  4. Engage with historical and theoretical contexts relevant to this Painting project.

Indicative Assessment

Body of studio work (80%) [LO 1, 2, 3],

Drawing, research, visual diary (20%) [LO 1, 2, 3, 4]

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Workload

130 hours of total student learning time made up from: a) 48 hours of contact over 12 weeks: lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice; and b) 82 hours of independent studio practice, reading and writing.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed ARTV1501 and ARTV1502 or ARTV1012. Also, you cannot enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTV2503 or ARTV2003.

Majors

Minors

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
2017 $2652
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2017 $4080
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
3515 20 Feb 2017 27 Feb 2017 31 Mar 2017 26 May 2017 In Person N/A

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