Performance and Contemporary Culture 1

Course code CAPA3310
Available in 2016
2016 Course Timetables

Description

Alerts students to the range of modes available to contemporary audiences and used by contemporary practitioners both in Australia and overseas, thereby enabling students to build on their understanding of performance practices introduced in second year.

Availability

Callaghan

  • Semester 1 - 2016

Learning Outcomes

1. To develop an understanding of contemporary performance practices with particular emphasis on European, North American and Australian cultural contexts.

2. To develop research skills in the performing arts.

3. To develop written fluency in the expression of students¿ understanding and research skills.

4. To develop performative fluency in the expression of students¿ creative ideas.

Content

Close studies of particular modes of contemporary performance in relation both to their generic background and to their cultural contexts.

Assumed Knowledge

20 units of CAPA courses at 1000 level. 20 units of CAPA courses at 2000 level.

Assessment Items

Written Assignment: Essays / Written Assignments

Online Learning Activity: Online Learning Activities

Presentation: Presentations - Group

Presentation: Presentations - Individual

Contact Hours

Callaghan

Lecture

Face to Face On Campus 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term

Tutorial

Face to Face On Campus 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term