Courses & Units

Communicating Professional Practice FSA425

Hobart, Launceston

Note:

Full-time students will enrol in FSA424 and FSA425 concurrently in the same semester; and part-time students will enrol in FSA424 and FSA425 over two consecutive semesters.

Introduction

In the case of Honours (Studio Professional) candidates, the thesis is a resolved body of art or design work and an accompanying project summary based on your own line of speculative self-directed research, building on the context for the project investigated in the Defining the Field unit, and the work completed for the Studio Project Design and Studio Project Development units. A representative selection from your thesis will be exhibited in the Honours group exhibition.

In the case of Honours (Internship Professional) candidates, the thesis is a professional placement in an arts related business or enterprise that results in a project or projects accompanied by appropriate documentation and a project summary based on the professional activities undertaken, building on the context for the project/s investigated in the Defining the Field unit, and the work completed for the Studio Project Design and Studio Project Development units. The proposed professional placement and the projects are agreed upon in advance through consultation with academic staff of the School and the professional workplace host.

Summary

Unit name Communicating Professional Practice
Unit code FSA425
Credit points 25
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Discipline Arts
Coordinator

Anne MacDonald

Teaching staff

Relevant studio or theory staff, as required.

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

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 2 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 2 13/7/2020 10/8/2020 31/8/2020 18/10/2020

* 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 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2020.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2020: $1,671.00 2020: $4,890.00 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

Prerequisites

FSA411 AND FSA413 AND FSA414

Co-requisites

Mutual Exclusions

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

FSA422 and  FSA423

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Regular supervisory meetings and regular group critiques.

Assessment

Commenced in FSA424 Thesis-Professional Project A (25%) and completed in FSA425 Thesis-Professional Project B (25%).

In the case of Honours (Studio Professional) the final thesis is a body of visual work for exhibition 90% and accompanying 1,000 word project summary 10%.

In the case of Honours (Internship Professional) the final thesis is a professional workplace project accompanied by appropriate documentation 90% and a 1,000 word project summary 10%.

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Textbooks

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