DESCRIPTION This unit will prepare students for tertiary study in fine art and design, through an introductory program of art theory and studio based exercises. The foundations of critical thinking and writing about art and design will be introduced through a program of seminars / tutorials, with written exercises.
The foundation elements of studio based art and design will be introduced through practical exercises in two and three-dimensional media.
ASSESSMENT: Competency based written and visual assignments. Successful completion will result in an ungraded pass.
TEACHING PATTERN: A variety of teaching modes are offered, including seminars and tutorials, consultations and studio practicals
Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.
Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.