Available in 2013
|Callaghan Campus||Semester 1|
Previously offered in 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
Using Critical Studies as a conceptual frame, and drawing as an integral language and a research methodology, this course is a structured enquiry into the expressive potential of two-dimensional (2D) creativity. The course introduces a basic range of materials and processes in drawing, painting or printmaking highlighting the significance of 2D practices. This foundation experience embraces cultural, historical, contemporary, theoretical and conceptual dimensions of these art forms.
|Objectives||Upon successful completion of this course a student will be able to:
1. Create, from a variety of materials and by a variety of means, basic 2D forms in response to the project briefs.
2. Employ tools and materials in a confident, competent and safe manner while engaged in 2D processes both in tutorials and independently.
3. Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the cultural, historical and contemporary contexts of 2D forms
4. Research and apply basic theoretical and conceptual principles of 2D art practice.
|Content||1. Introduction to materials and processes of two-dimensional art making.
2. Thinking in two dimensions: elements and principles of 2D art.
3. Basic understanding of historical, theoretical and conceptual underpinnings of contemporary two-dimensional art practice.
4. Current issues in art Occupational Health and Safety.
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Contact Hours||Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
|Timetables||2013 Course Timetables for AART1230|