This studio-based course explores a range of experimental approaches to drawing and its relationship to contemporary art practice. In the twentieth century, many artists made line the subject of sustained exploration and in this course students will have the opportunity to extend and expand these investigations. Using a range of materials and processes, combined with lectures and seminars, students will work through a series of projects aimed at developing a broader understanding of the extraordinary range of possibilities offered by drawing. Work health and safety (WHS) instruction is an integral component of this course.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and the skills to:
- competently utilise a range of skills relevant to experimental drawing in response to set projects;
- explore the potential of a range of materials and processes used in drawing;
- investigate the inventive application of concepts and processes relevant to experimental drawing; and
- engage with historical and theoretical contexts relevant to the set projects.
Other InformationSchool 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 AssessmentPortfolio of studio work (80%) Learning Outcomes 1-4
Documentation (10%) Learning Outcomes 1-4
Oral presentation, 5 minutes (10%) Learning Outcomes 1-4
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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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Commonwealth Support (CSP) Students
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- Student Contribution Band:
- Unit value:
- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3484||17 Feb 2025||24 Feb 2025||31 Mar 2025||23 May 2025||In Person||N/A|