3D Art: Evaluation and Analysis

Course code AART2310Units 10Level 2000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Creative Arts

Develops students' knowledge and understanding of three-dimensional art practices within a contemporary framework. Staff-directed and self-motivated projects extend the range of 3-D processes and expand students' technical knowledge and skill acquisition. Conceptually based 3-D practices are linked to individual approaches and students independent artistic activity. Strong emphasis is placed upon experimentation and the exploration of ideas.

Not available in 2014

Previously offered in 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005
Objectives1. To reinforce philosophical and conceptual approaches to 3-D practice within historical and contemporary frameworks:

2. To provide a forum for debate on contemporary art issues in relationship to the student's own art making practice:

3. To encourage students independent artistic activity:

4. To assist students to seek professional attitudes to 3-D Art practice and establish the area of specialisation in a broad sense;

5. To prepare students for specialisation in 3-D studies;

6. To provide a sound historical background of twentieth century artists, with a strong emphasis on Australian artists working in 3-D practice.
ContentTopics may include:

3-D process integration and assimilation.

Workshop techniques;

Use of natural forces in 3-D artwork;

Installation and environment artwork;

Preparation and recording in site specific artwork;

Advanced material technologies;

Introduction to de-construction approaches to 3-D practice;

Experimentation and new technology;

Model; design considerations, production and presentation;

Research as resource;

Evaluation and analysis of 3-D artworks;

Health and safety.
Replacing Course(s)n/a
Transitionn/a
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeAssumed knowledge applies.
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsStudio
Assessment Items
JournalStudio journal accounts for 20%
Other: (please specify)Students are expected to attend at least 80% of classes
Studio OutputStudio production accounts for 80%
Contact HoursStudio: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term