Courses & Units

Visual and Performing Art: Contemporary Practice FFE111

Note:

This unit is only available through the UTAS College Program.  For further information, here

Please contact Arts Student Central for further information:   03 6226 7814 / arts.faculty@utas.edu.au

Introduction

UTAS recognises the high quality/standard curriculum of pre tertiary visual arts and performing arts subjects. This University College extension unit is designed to be undertaken concurrently with these existing studies, giving dedicated college students the opportunity to experience study at first year university level. This 25% unit will extend students understanding of a range of concepts that underpin the arts and will investigate how to apply them to their own creative practice. 

Through a variety of contexts including lectures, group discussions, workshops, journal entries, written exercises and creative interpretation, students will explore and demonstrate the capacity to analyse and describe art works and performances to help discern their positioning within a chosen creative field. To gain a professional perspective on the development of potential career pathways, students will be encouraged to meaningfully reflect on their own practice as well as the practice of others by considering the role of spectator/audience, artist/actor art/performance.

Summary

Unit name Visual and Performing Art: Contemporary Practice
Unit code FFE111
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Arts
Teaching staff

University College Program (only)

Level Introductory
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

Note

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* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 109999

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Coordinators:   Mae Finlayson

Assessment

Tutorials, Workshops and Artist Forums

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Textbooks

RequiredNone

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