2-D Art: Sources and Presentations of Imagery

Course code AART3200Units 10Level 3000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Creative Arts

Consolidates information, ideas, skills and working attitudes in preparation for developing individual projects and independent research in relation to 2-D art disciplines such as drawing, painting and printmaking.

Not available in 2015

Objectives1. To encourage creative, imaginative and experimental approaches in using 2-D art media;

2. To develop individual strengths and competencies in 2-D art technology;

3. To commence defining specific directions in individual research of 2-D art practice;

4. To develop critical awareness and informed dialogue of contemporary issues in 2-D art.
ContentTopics may include:

1. Individual scope in interpreting project parameters;

2. Obtaining, preparing and adapting appropriate source imagery;

3. Selecting relevant studio/fieldwork processes and techniques;

4. Developing works in series, editions, portfolios;

5. Devising suitable presentation/publication formats;

6. Study of relevant past and contemporary practitioners;

7. Critical seminars of completed projects and associated research material;

8. Compilation of journals, sketchbooks and other relevant research material;

9. Health and safety.
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeSuccessful completion of AART2200 and AART2210 (or equivalent).
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsStudio
Assessment Items
JournalStudio journal accounts for 20% (End of Semester)
Studio OutputStudio production accounts for 80% (End of Semester)
Contact HoursStudio: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term