• 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
  • Course convener
    • AsPr Andrzej Zielinski
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2023
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This course introduces students to basic skills, techniques and processes of painting with water based paints and mediums. Studio projects focus on the observation and handling of tonal values, and colour systems and their application in the composition of paintings. Fundamental principles and concepts of representational and abstract painting are introduced and students are encouraged to learn from historical and contemporary examples. The projects involve working from the observation, landscape, still life, and imagination, with the focus on the colour and physical qualities of paint. Studio theory is delivered as a series of lectures.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

  1. utilise skills relevant to Painting in response to Workshop projects;
  2. explore materials used in Painting projects;
  3. recognise relationships between concept and processes in painting; and
  4. identify historical and theoretical contexts relevant to Painting workshop projects.

Other Information

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.

Indicative Assessment

  1. Portfolio of studio work. Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessions that provide ongoing feedback on work in progress. (80) [LO 1,2,3,4]
  2. Visual journal and Documentation (20) [LO 1,2,3,4]

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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.

Inherent Requirements

Not applicable

Requisite and Incompatibility

You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTV1011.

Prescribed Texts

None specified

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

Commonwealth Support (CSP) Students
If you 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). More information about your student contribution amount for each course at Fees

Student Contribution Band:
12
Unit value:
6 units

If you are a domestic graduate coursework student with a Domestic Tuition Fee (DTF) place or international student you will be required to pay course tuition fees (see below). Course tuition fees are indexed annually. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

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Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

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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
2410 20 Feb 2023 27 Feb 2023 31 Mar 2023 26 May 2023 In Person N/A

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