2-D Art: Selected Themes and Approaches

Course code AART3210Units 10Level 3000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Creative Arts

This course encourages students to develop substantial self-selected projects in areas such as drawing, painting and/or printmaking.

Not available in 2015

Objectives1. To enable pursuit of a sustained self-structured working program;

2. To further encourage individual concepts, ideas, themes and approaches;

3. To maintain individual practice in relation to relevant historical and theoretical aspects of 2-D art practices;

4. To prepare students for further study at postgraduate level and/or for careers as professional artists.
ContentTopics may include:

1. Self-directed topics, themes and technical approaches;

2. Devising, framing and organising self-directed projects, proposal writing;

3. Compilation of extensive and appropriate research documentation;

4. Consideration of alternative and experimental possibilities;

5. Health and Safety and ethical factors pertinent to the chosen projects;

6. Critical seminars of completed projects and associated research;

7. Study of exhibition/publication precedents of relevance;

8. Professional display and recording techniques.

9. Health and safety.
Transitionn/a
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeSuccessful completion of AART3200 (or equivalent).
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