STUDIO PRACTICE A

ART1SPA

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

The Studio Practice subjects in first year introduce students to creative thinking and arrange of mediums and methods, which will form the basis of their studio practice and investigations throughout the course. Through a range of activities including short intensive projects, lectures, workshops and critique sessions students will develop both technical and conceptual skills for their studio practice. The subject will encourage experimentation; develop an understanding of the potential of mediums; and introduce students to critical and reflective thinking within a contemporary art context. Thinking creatively and conceptually and producing creative work in response to this is the focus of the skills and concept development in this first semester subject.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorRy Haskings

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 1 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesStudio based learning activities. Reviewing, critiquing and writing about key texts, exhibitions and artists. Exhibition viewings

Capstone subjectNo

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesN/A

Co-requisitesN/A

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

Career-focusedNo

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 creative thinking and practical skills for a studio-based practice from set and self directed projects.
02. Develop an understanding of the practical and conceptual possibilities of a range of visual arts mediums and disciplines.
03. Develop the foundations for a multi-disciplinary and hybrid visual arts practice.
04. Interpret and discuss contemporary and historical artworks, concepts, materials and technologies used in visual arts disciplines.
05. Develop skills to present, talk and write about your own and your peers' work.

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 1, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorRy Haskings

Class requirements

LectureWeek: 10 - 22
Two 1.00 h lecture per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.
One hour is for attendance at the Art Forum Lecture Series

WorkShopWeek: 10 - 22
One 2.00 h workshop per week on weekdays during the day from week 10 to week 22 and delivered via blended.

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Studio Intensive project 1 (1,200 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)

N/AOtherIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

Studio intensive project 2 (1,200 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)

N/AOtherIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

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)

N/AOtherIndividualNo30 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3, SILO4, SILO5

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.

N/AOtherIndividualNo10 SILO1, SILO2, SILO4, SILO5