Art History and Theory: Images and Interpretation
Not available in 2012
Previously offered in 2013
Introduces a variety of theoretical approaches to the interpretation of images. Investigates a range of critical theories in art history and contemporary art. Encourages students to develop a specific cultural, theoretical and historical awareness of the underpinnings of their own chosen creative direction(s).
By the end of the course the student will:
1. have developed the ability to frame their practice within a specific historical or contemporary context.
2. have an increased knowledge of theories of art
3. have acquired specialised knowledge of a selected aspect of art theory.
Image and interpretation in art history
Representation and abstraction
Art as commodity
Psychoanalysis and art theory
Modernism and postmodernsim
Body and landscape in art history and contemporary art
ARTC2000 Art History and Theory: Images and Interpretation
Students who have successfully completed ARTC2000 Art History and Theory: Images and Interpretation may not enrol into CAPA Art History and Theory: Images and Interpretation.
Modes of Delivery
Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term