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Area/Catalogue
VSAR 2109

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
162983

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Course aim

This course aims to introduce students to the methods and concepts within contemporary art practice that will enable them to locate their practice in the field.

Course content

Discussion of relevant artists and issues that influence contemporary practice. The influence of materials and processes, conceptual basis for the development of a project and the communication of the development and resolution of a studio project.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
VSAR 2096 Contemporary Art Practice
VSAR 1106 Contemporary Art Research
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
Presentation 1125 words (or equivalent) 25% N/A
Project 3375 words (or equivalent) 75% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Presentation 1125 words (or equivalent) 25% N/A
Project 3375 words (or equivalent) 75% 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

Degrees this course is offered in

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