• Offered by School of Art and Design
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Visual Arts
  • Areas of interest Visual Arts, Creative Arts
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Raquel Ormella
    • Ruth Waller
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2017
    Second Semester 2017
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In this course each student develops an individual creative project and is encouraged to build painting skills and explore methods and processes appropriate to their chosen theme. Individual work develops over the semester in response to discussion with staff and peers, emphasising creative, critical and reflective thinking and the skills of pictorial analysis and interpretation. Drawing continues both as an adjunct to painting and as a creative form in itself. Student presentations foster each student's ability to articulate a contextual framework for their developing practice. 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 have the knowledge and skills to:
  1. Demonstrate a sound knowledge of the processes, terminology, forms and materials of painting
  2. Apply appropriate skills and knowledge to develop and articulate an individual studio painting project
  3. Experiment with concepts, objectives and appropriate painting processes by thinking creatively, critically and reflectively
  4. Work independently in the Painting workshop environment in response to their IWP
  5. Demonstrate an expanded knowledge of contemporary painting practice: key issues, themes and significant practitioners
  6. Reflect on social, ethical, cultural, technological and environmental issues of creative practice considering local and international perspectives

Indicative Assessment

Body of studio work (50%) [Learning Outcomes 1-4]
Drawing (20%) [Learning Outcomes 1-5]
Seminar presentation & visual research journal (30%) [Learning Outcomes 1-6]

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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 be studying a Bachelor of Visual Arts degree and have successfully completed ARTV2507 and ARTV2508. You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTV3505 and ARTV3026.

Majors

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
3540 20 Feb 2017 27 Feb 2017 31 Mar 2017 26 May 2017 In Person N/A

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
8537 24 Jul 2017 31 Jul 2017 31 Aug 2017 27 Oct 2017 In Person N/A

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