• Offered by School of Art and Design
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Classification Transitional
  • Course subject Visual Arts
  • Areas of interest Visual Arts, Creative Arts
  • Academic career PGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Amanda Stuart
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Co-taught Course
  • Offered in First Semester 2018
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This course introduces graduate students to installation as a conceptual framework for making and display, and assessment of sites spatially within interior and exterior environments. Focused tutorials will explore Installation as a process of art making as well as an approach to siting larger works. Students are encouraged to work with in their knowledge base relevant to medium as well as expand understandings of sculptural considerations. Students will keep visual and technical diaries and studio theory will assist in developing critical and evaluative skills. Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) is an integral part of the 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. Exploit the characteristics of materials and processes in an individual and conceptually developed way
  2. Demonstrate sophisticated analysis and exploration of materials and processes to develop resolved work
  3. Show critical awareness of historical and theoretical contexts relevant to their individual projects
  4. Apply critical, analytical and self-reflective practice

Indicative Assessment

Study Plan, 800-1000 words (10%) Learning Outcomes 2,3
Portfolio of studio work (70%) Learning Outcomes 1-4
Detailed studio journal including 1000 word written reflection (20%) Learning Outcomes 2,3,4

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 comprising lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice (a total of 4 hours contact per teaching week)
b) 82 hours of independent studio practice

Requisite and Incompatibility

You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTV2814.

Assumed Knowledge

Students are expected to have some understanding of basic construction and use of tools.

Specialisations

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
5039 19 Feb 2018 27 Feb 2018 31 Mar 2018 25 May 2018 In Person N/A

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