Courses & Units

Theory Project Design FSA418

Hobart

Note:

For Honours (Theory Research) candidates only

Introduction

The aim of this unit is to formulate a proposal and work-plan for the pursuit of a line of speculative, self-directed research in the field of contemporary visual art or design, which will be the basis of your Honours thesis. You will identify a research theme, specify research questions, and develop a chapter outline of your thesis, and, where applicable, gain ethics approval. You will have regular meetings with your supervisor to monitor the progress of your research.

Summary

Unit name Theory Project Design
Unit code FSA418
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Arts
Coordinator

Teaching staff

Honours Coordinator, Anne MacDonald; Art and Design Theory Coordinator, Dr. Llewellyn Negrin and relevant theory lecturers as required.

Level Honours
Available as student elective? No
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

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

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
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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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2017: $793.00 2017: $2,207.00 100301

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

Co-requisites

FSA413

Mutual Exclusions

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

FSA411

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Regular supervisory meetings by arrangement and progress presentations/critiques

Assessment

Proposal and work plan 1,000 words (20%), Chapter Summary 2,000 words (80%).

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Flexible Study Options

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