STUDIO PRACTICE B

ART1SPB

2018

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

The Studio Practice subjects in first year introduce students to creative thinking and a range of mediums and methods, which will form the basis of their studio practice and investigations throughout the course. In this subject students will develop creative, critical and thinking skills by working on a range of short intensive projects, which will be complemented by lectures, workshops and critique sessions. The subject will encourage experimentation and developan understanding of multi-disciplinary and hybrid art practices. Thinking creatively and conceptually and producing creative work in response to this is the focus of the skills and concept development in this second semester subject.

SchoolSchool of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorVincent Alessi

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites None

Co-requisites None

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions Core subject for Visual Arts major

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Develop creative thinking and practical skills for a studio-based practice from set and self directed projects

Activities:
Studio based learning activities. Problem based learning activities. Student directed learning activities.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

02. Develop an understanding of the practical and conceptual possibilities of a range of visual arts mediums and disciplines.

Activities:
Studio based learning activities. Problem based learning activities. Student directed learning activities.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

03. Develop the foundations for a multi-disciplinary and hybrid visual arts practice.

Activities:
Studio based learning activities. Problem based learning activities. Student directed learning activities.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

04. Interpret and discuss contemporary and historical artworks, concepts, materials and technologies used in visual arts disciplines.

Activities:
Studio based learning activities. Reviewing, critiquing and writing about key texts, exhibitions and artists. Exhibition viewings.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Personal and Professional Skills

05. Develop skills to present, talk and write about your own and your peers' work.

Activities:
Studio based learning activities. Class presentations and critique sessions.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Personal and Professional Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2018, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorVincent Alessi

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
Two 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"One hour lecture on this class is attendance at the Art Forum Lecture Series"

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Studio Intensive project 1 (1200 word equivalent)Response to project brief including research, developmental and presentation of experimental works and finished art work (includes a short presentation of work in class)30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Studio intensive project 2 (1200 word equivalent)Response to project brief including research, developmental and presentation of experimental works and finished art work (includes a short presentation of work in class)30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Studio intensive project 3 (1200 word equivalent)Response to project brief including research, developmental and presentation of experimental works and finished art work (includes a short presentation of work in class)30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Studio research journal (400 word equivalent)Maintain a studio research journal throughout semester that includes the development of ideas for own work and responses to works viewed and cited as influence.10 01, 02, 04, 05

Mildura, 2018, Semester 2, Day

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Enrolment information

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorVincent Alessi

Class requirements

Lecture Week: 31 - 43
Two 1.0 hours lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.
"One hour lecture on this class is attendance at the Art Forum Lecture Series"

WorkShop Week: 31 - 43
One 2.0 hours workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

Assessments

Assessment elementComments% ILO*
Studio Intensive project 1 (1200 word equivalent)Response to project brief including research, developmental and presentation of experimental works and finished art work (includes a short presentation of work in class)30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Studio intensive project 2 (1200 word equivalent)Response to project brief including research, developmental and presentation of experimental works and finished art work (includes a short presentation of work in class)30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Studio intensive project 3 (1200 word equivalent)Response to project brief including research, developmental and presentation of experimental works and finished art work (includes a short presentation of work in class)30 01, 02, 03, 04, 05
Studio research journal (400 word equivalent)Maintain a studio research journal throughout semester that includes the development of ideas for own work and responses to works viewed and cited as influence.10 01, 02, 04, 05