This course provides instruction in basic and advanced experimental photographic processes. Students will conduct projects which explore the conceptual, thematic and technical aspects of these processes. Students will gain skills in range of experimental photographic processes and techniques and have the opportunity to explore areas of interest through the development of individual projects. Experimentation with materials, scale and creative problem solving are encouraged. Students will individually research the contexts and concepts relevant to their projects. Workplace health and safety instruction is an integral part of this course.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- competently utilise a range of skills relevant to the discipline, in response to Workshop projects;
- explore the potential of material/s used in Workshop projects;
- investigate the application of concepts and processes in collaborative and professional contexts; and
- engage with historical and theoretical contexts relevant to Workshop projects.
School of Art & Design studio courses have a limited enrolment capacity. Students are advised to enrol as early as possible to maximise the opportunity of securing a place. If you do not have any experience of analogue darkroom photography it is highly recommended you complete ARTV1601 or ARTV2605 before enrolling in this course.
- Portfolio of studio work (80) [LO 1,2,3]
- Studio Theory presentation, 5 minutes (10) [LO 2,3,4]
- Journal/Documentation (10) [LO 2,3,4]
- Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessions that provide ongoing feedback on work in progress. (null) [LO null]
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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.
Requisite and Incompatibility
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- Unit value:
- 6 units
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