• 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
    • Alison Alder
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2018
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This course provides a context for students to refine their skills with the aim of creating a sophisticated synthesis of technique, concept and form. Critical thinking and creative problem solving are encouraged and applied to individual projects. These individual projects develop over the semester in response to critical discussion with staff and peers. Studio theory fosters 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 be able to
  1. Demonstrate thorough knowledge of the processes, terminology, forms and materials of printmedia and drawing;
  2. Apply skills and knowledge to the making of creative works in printmedia and drawing;
  3. Develop and evaluate concepts and processes in printmedia and drawing by thinking creatively, critically and reflectively;
  4. Work independently and responsibly  in a workshop environment;
  5. Reflect on social, ethical, cultural, technological and environmental issues of creative practice considering local and international perspectives.

Indicative Assessment

Portfolio of studio work (80%) [LOs 1, 2, 4]

Journal and Studio Theory presentation (20%). [LOs 1 and 3, 5]

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

The ANU uses Turnitin to enhance student citation and referencing techniques, and to assess assignment submissions as a component of the University's approach to managing Academic Integrity. While the use of Turnitin is not mandatory, the ANU highly recommends Turnitin is used by both teaching staff and students. For additional information regarding Turnitin please visit the ANU Online website.

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 ARTV2707 and ARTV2708 or ARTV2704 or ARTV2004.You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTV3705 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
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.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
3545 19 Feb 2018 27 Feb 2018 31 Mar 2018 25 May 2018 In Person N/A

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