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Area/Catalogue
VSAR 3021

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
Yes

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Course ID
163002

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)

Course aim

To build on students' knowledge of the arts industry and to offer practical information relevant to developing a career.

Course content

The students will develop their knowledge of a career in the arts sector including scoping the possibilities, curriculum vitae and a five year plan. An overview of the arts sector and the federal and state arts advisory and funding bodies, galleries, advocacy organisations. Other opportunities for artists will also be discussed such as community arts, public art, residencies, artist run spaces. The students will use their skills to produce grant applications and acquittals, marketing, promotion material, discussion and dialogue.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Common to all relevant programs
Subject Area & Catalogue Number Course Name
VSAR 2096 Contemporary Art Practice
VSAR 1100 Reading Visual Culture 1
VSAR 2100 Reading Visual Culture 2
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
Report 1500 words 40% N/A
Proposal 3000 words 60% N/A
EXTERNAL, CITY WEST, ONLINE
Report 1500 words 40% N/A
Proposal 3000 words 60% 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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