Courses & Units

Self-directed Project FFE211



This unit is designed to provide students with the necessary skills to develop a proposal and complete a self-directed project. Initial tutorials guide the development and expansion of a 4 week long set project through a range of creative arts research techniques. Students will undertake a self-directed project for the following 9 weeks using the previous project as a guide.


Unit name Self-directed Project
Unit code FFE211
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law & Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Arts
Teaching staff


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


Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 1 On-Campus International Domestic


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Domestic students

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 1 26/2/2018 23/3/2018 16/4/2018 3/6/2018

* 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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Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2018: $805.00 2018: $2,284.00 100301

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

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25 points at introductory level in any discipline in any faculty


Teaching Pattern

1 x 3 hr workshop per week for 13 weeks


Set Project folio 15%
Self-directed Project 70%
Artist statement (500 words) 15%

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