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Credit points: 15

Subject outline

Drawing 1 covers technical, experimental and conceptual approaches to the processes of perceptual and observational drawing. Methods of drawing and investigating visual systems that relate to both foundational and contemporary art practices will be undertaken through a series of exercises and projects. Students will develop their skills in a range of mediums and techniques and develop their understanding of the role of drawing and its relationship to visual art practices. This practice of drawing is informed by investigations into historical and contemporary drawing practitioners.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorAndrew Goodman

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesExperiment with a range of mediums and techniques and apply these to tasks and assignments to produce original work. Generate, research and explore ideas, concepts and processes in the field through integrated creative, critical and reflective thinking. Apply and refine the skills and specialist knowledge within a sustained and resolved body of work. Research, discuss and respond to a range of cultural, historical and theoretical material in relation to your own practice.

Capstone subjectNo

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Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

Quota Management StrategyN/A

Quota-conditions or rulesN/A

Special conditionsN/A

Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Career Ready


Work-based learningNo

Self sourced or Uni sourcedN/A

Entire subject or partial subjectN/A

Total hours/days requiredN/A

Location of WBL activity (region)N/A

WBL addtional requirementsN/A

Graduate capabilities & intended learning outcomes

Graduate Capabilities

Intended Learning Outcomes

01. Develop the technical skills and knowledge of the medium and apply appropriately in creative arts disciplines and interdisciplinary practices.
02. Analyse and discuss concepts, materials and technologies relevant to the medium as used in creative arts disciplines and interdisciplinary practices of others
03. Make credible descriptions of the human subject using established and experimental drawing modes
04. Develop a body of material and visual research related to your environment
05. Develop an understanding of the ideas, concepts and processes relevant to the medium by thinking creatively, critically and reflectively on its use in your practice.

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