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Area/Catalogue
VSAR 2096

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
100955

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Course aim

To provide students with a theoretical framework and an understanding of curatorial practices and exhibition management.

Course content

The students will develop knowledge in contemporary art practice, research and strategies, exhibition development and curatorial gallery practices. Students will extend their understanding in the breadth of curatorial strategies, develop the exhibition proposals, grant applications and funding requirements. Students will be made aware of project management, publicity, promotion and documentation of exhibition, grant writing applications and funding opportunities, arts writing and publishing, gallery safety and security, curatorial responsibilities, artists’ rights and obligations.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
VSAR 1107 Critical Literacies for Contemporary Art
VSAR 1109 The Studio Journal

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Lecture 1 hour x 10 sessions
Tutorial 1 hour x 10 sessions
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Lecture (online) 1 hour x 10 sessions
Tutorial (online) 1 hour x 10 sessions

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Review 700 words 15% N/A
Project 1500 words (equivalent) 35% N/A
Proposal 2300 words (equivalent) 50% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Review 700 words 15% N/A
Project 1500 words (equivalent) 35% N/A
Proposal 2300 words (equivalent) 50% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
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* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Art, Architecture and Design

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