ARTS FESTIVAL

CRA3FES

2021

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

In this subject students will create a multi-campus, multi-art Festival comprising artworks, screenings, writings and performances. The students will work collaboratively to produce all aspects of the festival, such as content, marketing and publicity, scheduling, budgeting, and ticketing. The subject encourages interdisciplinary collaboration between the disciplinary cores of Writing, Visual Arts, Screen and Theatre, including cross-campus collaboration. The festival will be held across the University's multiple campuses and will invite interested spectators onto the campus. The festival will be outward-facing attracting a university and broader community audience. The students will reflect critically on their experience of festival making through forum discussions and seminars both across the Department of Creative Arts and specific to their discipline.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinatorVincent Alessi

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 3 - UG

Available as ElectiveYes

Learning ActivitiesWorkshop discussions and participation and reading and analysis of key texts and case studies.Developing work independently and within a group dynamic that involves discussion and negotiation; planning and consultation; and pitching ideas verbally and in the written form.Group workshops and discussions and independent writing tasks.

Capstone subjectYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

PrerequisitesCRA2EON

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. Plan, devise and/or produce a component of the Festival that is specific to your discipline major.
02. Understand the logic and complexities of developing, pitching and presenting a multi-art festival, including shaping a curatorial rationale, targeting an audience and documenting the experience
03. Refine professional skills relevant to the Creative Industries including how to pitch an idea, market yourself, present work and write for multiple audiences.

Subject options

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Start date between: and    Key dates

Bendigo, 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorVincent Alessi

Class requirements

Lecture/SeminarWeek: 31 - 43
One 2.00 hours lecture/seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

PracticalWeek: 31 - 43
One 12.00 hours practical per study period on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.
Production time towards Festival

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Contribute to the production of Art Festival with discipline specific tasks (1400 words equivalent)Discipline specific assessment tasks will be outlined on LMS and in the Subject Learning Guide.(1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Develop, write and pitch a project proposal related to your discipline & interests (1400 word equiv.)Pitches will be done in class and will be approximately 3-5 minutes long. (1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Critical written response to an existing Creative Arts Festival (1200 words equivalent)(1000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2

Melbourne (Bundoora), 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorVincent Alessi

Class requirements

Lecture/SeminarWeek: 31 - 43
One 2.00 hours lecture/seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

PracticalWeek: 31 - 43
One 12.00 hours practical per study period on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.
Production time towards Festival

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Contribute to the production of Art Festival with discipline specific tasks (1400 words equivalent)Discipline specific assessment tasks will be outlined on LMS and in the Subject Learning Guide.(1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Develop, write and pitch a project proposal related to your discipline & interests (1400 word equiv.)Pitches will be done in class and will be approximately 3-5 minutes long. (1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Critical written response to an existing Creative Arts Festival (1200 words equivalent)(1000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2

Mildura, 2021, Semester 2, Blended

Overview

Online enrolmentYes

Maximum enrolment sizeN/A

Subject Instance Co-ordinatorVincent Alessi

Class requirements

Lecture/SeminarWeek: 31 - 43
One 2.00 hours lecture/seminar per week on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via face-to-face.

PracticalWeek: 31 - 43
One 12.00 hours practical per study period on weekdays during the day from week 31 to week 43 and delivered via blended.
Production time towards Festival

Assessments

Assessment elementCommentsCategoryContributionHurdle% ILO*

Contribute to the production of Art Festival with discipline specific tasks (1400 words equivalent)Discipline specific assessment tasks will be outlined on LMS and in the Subject Learning Guide.(1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Develop, write and pitch a project proposal related to your discipline & interests (1400 word equiv.)Pitches will be done in class and will be approximately 3-5 minutes long. (1500 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo35 SILO1, SILO2, SILO3

Critical written response to an existing Creative Arts Festival (1200 words equivalent)(1000 words equivalent)

N/AN/AN/ANo30 SILO2