PHOTOGRAPHY: CONCEPTS AND PROCESSES 1

VPA1CP1

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Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Photography: Concepts and Processes 2 refines the study of study of theory and processes of photography as a personal, expressive, flexible visual medium. Digital and analogue capture and production technologies are investigated to extend your foundation of knowledge and skills to apply to observational photography. Building on the student's capacity as a photographer is supported by individual research and written work investigating historical and contemporary theoretical positions and a variety of expressive modes. Students are encouraged to participate in regular group gallery visits to Melbourne to reflect on how their work is contextualised in the contemporary art field. A DSLR camera is required.

SchoolSchool of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorVincent Alessi

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

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PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Special conditions CORE subject for ABCAB (Photography)

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Develop and demonstrate an understanding of creative arts practice from set and self directed projects.

Activities:
Lecture/ technicial based learning activities. Problem based learning activities. Student directed learning activities.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Inquiry and Analytical Skills
Discipline -Specific Knowledge and Skills

02. Interpret and discuss with peers contemporary and historical artworks, design, concepts, materials and technologies used in specific creative arts disciplines and context of the arts industry.

Activities:
Self and peer group reviews of studio work to inform development of art practice.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills

03. Describe and appraise contemporary creative practitioners through reviewing exhibitions in a variety of art galleries on site, online, and in secondary sources.

Activities:
Analyse approaches and document in research journal. Discuss with peers other practitioners# practices.
Related graduate capabilities and elements:
Literacies and Communication Skills
Inquiry and Analytical Skills

04. Identify and develop appropriate skills, and apply to your disciplinary/ interdisciplinary creative art practice.

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

05. Manage assigned work in timely and sustainable ways.

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

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