vpa3cvf comparative studies f



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Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students may choose to follow a particular direction in the production of interdisciplinary studies in convergent media, including collaborative projects, community-based projects, or the combination of two or more media to produce hybrid forms of their own devising. Students should demonstrate a sound grasp of the comparative process and the links that their production has with their Studio Theory, as well as the capacity to resolve outcomes. Experimentation and progressive iterations are significant assessable outcomes. Assessments will be presented in group reviews and evaluated with regard to the extent that characteristics of the selected convergent media are exploited for aesthetic purpose. In lectures we will provide the critical background, with reference to contemporary practitioners and examples.

SchoolSchool of Humanities & Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorAnthony Conway

Available to Study Abroad StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Exchange StudentsYes

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Prerequisites VPA3CVE


Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

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Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

01. Demonstrate the ability to analyze and contextualize either individual or collaborative artworks

Presentation of exploration and other experiments in creating solutions in your work through back up work
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Creative Problem-solving(Creative Problem-solving)

02. Demonstrate the ability to analyze and contextualize either individual or collaborative artworks

Produce work for reviews and assessment dates through management of assigned work.
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03. Demonstrate the research undertaken with the materials you use within your discipline

Produce an art or design journal demonstrating the research, exploration and experimentation within your chosen media
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Inquiry/ Research(Inquiry/ Research)

04. Demonstrate the ways that your visual expression synthesizes ideas and concepts developed in your practice in a folio of artwork

Small peer groups to discuss reviews along with selected readings
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Critical Thinking(Critical Thinking)

05. Produce a coherent body of art or design work through practice as research

Develop a range of studio skills used within contemporary art or design practice to produce a personal approach to self designed assignments.

06. Reflect critically on the contemporary art or design theorical positions and their relationship with the student's own work

Use oral skills to present a critical review of your studio practice.
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