Painting, Sculpture and New Media

Course code CAPA2020Units 10Level 2000Faculty of Education and ArtsSchool of Creative Arts

This course is designed to further develop visual literacy and skills in two and three dimensional and digital art practices. It follows on from CAPA1080 and CAPA1101 in developing the methods and materials of both physical and digital contemporary practice and their relationship to the historical and theoretical underpinnings of contemporary art and culture.

Available in 2015

OurimbahSemester 2
Previously offered in 2014
ObjectivesAt the successful completion of this course the student will demonstrate:
1. developed skill in using the methods, materials and equipment necessary for the practice of two and three dimensional and digital art
2. developed creative expression in two and three dimensional and digital art practice
3. critical understanding of the historical and theoretical underpinnings of contemporary two and three dimensional and digital art practice
4. awareness of health and safety issues and practices
Content1. further development of the methods and materials of painting, sculpture and new media
2. composition, concept, structure and form
3. concept, representation and abstraction
4. painting, sculpture and new media in art history
5. health and safety
Replacing Course(s)NA
TransitionNA
Industrial Experience0
Assumed KnowledgeCAPA1080 Introduction to Drawing, Painting and Sculpture and/or CAPA1101 Introduction to Digital Imaging and New Media
Modes of DeliveryInternal Mode
Teaching MethodsPractical
Tutorial
Assessment Items
Essays / Written AssignmentsThis task is to assess the student's research, writing and critical analytical skills
Other: (please specify)Exhibition of creative exercises (mid-semester). The work should demonstrate a development of basic skills, the ability to experiment with media, and the application of good health and safety principles
Other: (please specify)Exhibition of creative exercises (End of semester). The work should demonstrate a development of basic skills, the ability to experiment with media, and the application of good health and safety principles
Presentations - Individual10 minute seminar presentation during semester. This item will test the student's oral presentation skills
Contact HoursLecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Timetables2015 Course Timetables for CAPA2020