This course presents an introduction to photography syntax through a rigorous studio theory component. Students will also conduct an independent experimental process project, as well as work on a collaborative project that responds to a professional environment. Workplace health and safety instruction is an integral part of this course.
This topic-based course alternates over two years (odd and even years). In odd years, the course topic is 'Presence and Absence', in even years the course topic is 'Construction/Destruction'.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Competently utilise a range of skills relevant to the discipline, in response to Workshop projects
- Explore the potential of material/s used in Workshop projects
- Investigate the application of concepts and processes in collaborative and professional contexts
- Engage with historical and theoretical contexts relevant to Workshop projects
Other InformationStudents may enrol in this course more than once. This course may be taken up to two times for a maximum of 12 units credit. This course can only be counted once towards a major or minor.
Indicative AssessmentPortfolio of studio work (80%) Learning Outcomes 1-3
Journal/Documentation (10%) Learning Outcomes 2-4
Studio Theory presentation, 5 minutes (10%) Learning Outcomes 2-4
Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessions that provide ongoing feedback on work in progress.
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Workload130 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
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
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.
Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|8521||24 Jul 2017||31 Jul 2017||31 Aug 2017||27 Oct 2017||In Person||N/A|