• Offered by School of Art and Design
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Visual Arts
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Martyn Jolly
    • Dr Rowan Conroy
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in Second Semester 2018
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Students develop and undertake an individual project in consultation with academic staff. An innovative approach to the materials and processes of photomedia is encouraged. Experimentation with a range of formal issues, formats and installation strategies is expected. Experimental studio research informed by contemporary and/or historical precedents develops over the semester. Critical reflection is further developed through discussion with staff and peers. Students will develop, complete and exhibit a substantial body of work. At this level students will apply appropriate Occupational Health and Safety practices.

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. Demonstrate skill in planning and execution of an independent project relevant to the photomedia.
  2. Develop, research and evaluate concepts and processes through creative, critical and reflective thinking on photographic practice.
  3. Create a body of photographic based artwork suitable for exhibition
  4. Explain the concepts and techniques underpinning the works of  photography.
  5. Demonstrate comprehensive awareness of historical, critical and theoretical contexts of your work.

Indicative Assessment

Portfolio of studio work (80%) [LOs 1, 2, 3,]

Journal/Documentation/Studio Theory presentation (20%). [LOs 1, 2, 4, 5 ]

Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessions that provide ongoing feedback on work in progress.

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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 ARTV3601.You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTV3605 and ARTV3026.

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
2018 $2820
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2018 $4320
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.

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
8541 23 Jul 2018 30 Jul 2018 31 Aug 2018 26 Oct 2018 In Person N/A

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