RESEARCH METHODS - VISUAL ARTS A

VPA4RVA

Not currently offered

Credit points: 15

Subject outline

The theory/research component is mandatory and must be undertaken concurrently with VPA4SPA in Semester 1 and VPA4SPB and VPA4RVB in Semester 2. Critical dialogue and theoretical analysis pursued through lectures and tutorials contribute to the production of an exegesis which will inform examination of studio outcomes.

SchoolHumanities and Social Sciences

Credit points15

Subject Co-ordinator

Available to Study Abroad/Exchange StudentsYes

Subject year levelYear Level 4 - UG/Hons/1st Yr PG

Available as ElectiveNo

Learning ActivitiesUse writing skills to show an understanding of art practice specific to a consolidating skills in a specific discipline. Developmental artwork, artist journals, personal writing on contemporary exhibitions viewed in different contexts. To consolidate an individual approach to contemporary visual arts practice and evaluate the practice within this context.

Capstone subjectYes

Subject particulars

Subject rules

Prerequisites Admission in either BEHVA or RHVAGD

Co-requisitesVPA4RVB OR VPA4SPA OR VPA4SPB

Incompatible subjectsN/A

Equivalent subjectsN/A

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Minimum credit point requirementN/A

Assumed knowledgeN/A

Readings

Visual methodologies : an introduction to the interpretation of visual materials.

Resource TypeRecommended

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AuthorRose, G.

Year2001

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PublisherLONDON ; THOUSAND OAKS, CALIF. : SAGE.

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Visual research : an introduction to research methodologies in graphic design.

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorNoble, I. & Bestley R. , c

Year2005

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PublisherLONDON : AVA.

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Visualizing research : a guide for postgraduate students in art and design.

Resource TypeRecommended

Resource RequirementN/A

AuthorGray, C. & Malins J.

Year2004

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PublisherBURLINGTON : ASHGATE

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Art practice as research : inquiry in the visual arts

Resource TypeRecommended

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AuthorSullivan, G. , c

Year2005

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PublisherOAKS, CALIF. : SAGE PUBLICATIONS

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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. Construct an approach of your own to your artwork, critically reflecting on historic or traditional approaches in your discipline.
02. Develop and evaluate ideas, concepts and processes by thinking creatively, critically and reflectively
03. Reflect critically on contemporary art theoretical positions and their relationship with art practice.

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