- Code ARTV2509
- Unit Value 6 units
- 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
- Peter Alwast
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2018
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This course explores approaches to painting via processes of drawing, collage, photography and digital imaging, and emphasises the role of colour in composition. A series of exercises and projects students will learn the basic terminology and principles of painting eg: the dynamics of composition, the relations between picture plane and picture space, between colour and tone, illusion and materiality etc. Suitable for beginners and Painting majors.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Demonstrate an understanding of a range of approaches to
composition and pictorial design;
- Show a creative exploration of painting materials and processes;
- Show basic awareness of historical and theoretical contexts relevant to the course.
Indicative AssessmentBody of studio work (80%) [LO 1, 2, 3],
Research and visual diary (20%) [LO 2, 3]
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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.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3516||19 Feb 2018||27 Feb 2018||31 Mar 2018||25 May 2018||In Person||N/A|