Bachelor of Contemporary Arts (13B)

This course is in teach-out and is not accepting new admissions

Overview  2022

Entry Requirements

See entry requirements

Duration

Minimum 3 Years, up to a maximum of 7 Years

Duration

Duration refers to the minimum and maximum amounts of time in which this course can be completed. It will be affected by whether you choose to study full or part time, noting that some programs are only available part time.

Location

This course may not be available to international students. Please see the International Online Course Guide (PDF 1.4 MB) for courses that are offered to international students

To apply, please refer to the new course page Bachelor of Arts (A3A) (Theatre and Performance).

We are no longer taking applications for this version of the degree (13B) as from 2019.

Continuing students in this course, refer to the archived page link above for the year you commenced.

Course structure

In the Bachelor of Contemporary Arts, you need to choose a major, a minor, 4 degree electives, 6 student electives and 2 breadth units. Students will choose a Theatre major and compulsory History and Theory minor. Please note that Semester 2 intake is not available for entry.

This degree consists of a total of 24 units comprising:

  • A major of 8 units: 2 introductory, 2 intermediate, 4 advanced units
  • A minor of 4 units: 2 introductory, 2 intermediate units
  • Four degree electives: two must be introductory and two at any level (to meet the overall requirements of the minimum and maximum level of units for the whole degree). For example, if you choose 2 advanced level degree electives in year 2 of the degree, you need to enrol in 2 student electives at intermediate level.
  • 2 breadth units: 1 introductory and 1 intermediate or advanced level unit (see Breadth Units web page for further information).
  • Six student electives: units which may be chosen from this or any other subject area within the University, provided they meet the unit level requirements for the degree (see next point below), unit pre-requisites and quotas.
  • Unit level requirements for the degree are:
    • between 8-10 units at introductory level,
    • 6-10 units at intermediate level, and
    • 6-10 units at advanced level.
    • For example, this means you could study 8 introductory, 8 intermediate and 8 advanced, or you could take 8 introductory, 7 intermediate and 9 advanced units or other combinations within these ranges.
Year 1
Compulsory introductory units

This unit offers students the chance to create a contemporary theatre piece that can explore a range of different styles and practices. Students are given hands-on experience that allows them to create their own practice, through the guidance of the…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit offers students the chance to create a contemporary theatre piece that can explore a range of different styles and practices. Students are given hands-on experience that allowsthem to create their own practice, through the guidance of the lecturers,…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Year 2
Compulsory intermediate units

Students work in a number of design, technical or administrative roles to support Performance in Practice (FPB202). They study the demands of various areas such as publicity, lighting, sound, costume, design, etc. Students work individually or in groups to achieve…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Production in Practice is a practice-based unit. Under the direction of the unit lecturer, you will rehearse and present for public performance, a production of a classic or adapted text. The rehearsal process allows you to implement and further develop…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Year 3
Compulsory advanced units

In this unit, students will engage with both the theory and practice of theatre production. The unit will explore how rehearsal methods inform production style. Through collaborative and discursive rehearsal process, students will explore the role of the director, the…

Credit Points: 25

This unit is currently unavailable.

Making Theatre is dedicated to the rehearsal and performance of a complete theatre production. Classes are conducted as rehearsals of a performance text selected and directed by the Unit Lecturer. You will apply techniques learnt in FPB132, FPB106, FPB201 &…

Credit Points: 25

This unit is currently unavailable.

Year 1

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Credit Points: 12.5

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The unit offers the chance to explore the integration of theory within contemporary performing arts. The unit is structured around inquiry and direct engagement with practice, concepts and experimental approaches. Students will engage in depth with themes and issues that…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Year 2
Choose 2 intermediate units from the following list:

The design of the spaces in which the visual and performing arts are encountered continually informs the shape of a work, just as a work can shape the space. Design practices within the spaces of theatres, galleries and less formal…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Modernism, in its various incarnations, is central to the development of the visual and performing arts, film and design in the twentieth century and continues to inform contemporary creative practice. This unit surveys the key moments in the development of…

Credit Points: 12.5

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This unit provides an introduction to the history of ideas associated with the perception, representation and conservation of the natural environment. Wilderness is a highly contested space, and this unit will emphasise the competing contemporary meanings of wilderness in the…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Introductory Degree Electives
Choose two (2) units from the following list:

This unit introduces you to ceramics practices through hands-on exercises, demonstrations, and creative projects. You will undertake a number of small experiments to gain and apply knowledge of a range of ceramic techniques, and explore surface possibilities through the firing…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2
LauncestonSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit introduces students to the historical, cultural, theoretical and practical aspects of photomedia practice. Traditional photographic technologies and methodologies are explored and critiqued in combination with contemporary photographic imaging hardware and strategies. Central to this course is the development…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

An introduction to the textiles studio will encourage students to work innovatively with a variety of tactile media. Emphasis will be placed on giving form to an idea through the investigation of technical skills and materials, both traditional and contemporary.…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit is a practical exploration of the body and voice in contemporary performance. Students will engage with foundational methods of working with voice and body, and will learn safe working practices for vocal and physical work. Students will investigate…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
LauncestonSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit focuses on introductory skills and knowledge central to technical production for the theatre. It includes an introduction to the duties and skills required by technical support staff in theatre venues as well as the organisational skills appropriate to…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2
LauncestonSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

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Credit Points: 12.5

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Choose two (2) units from the following list:

The design of the spaces in which the visual and performing arts are encountered continually informs the shape of a work, just as a work can shape the space. Design practices within the spaces of theatres, galleries and less formal…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

x…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

x…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Modernism, in its various incarnations, is central to the development of the visual and performing arts, film and design in the twentieth century and continues to inform contemporary creative practice. This unit surveys the key moments in the development of…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Credit Points: 12.5

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Credit Points: 12.5

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Credit Points: 12.5

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Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit provides an introduction to the history of ideas associated with the perception, representation and conservation of the natural environment. Wilderness is a highly contested space, and this unit will emphasise the competing contemporary meanings of wilderness in the…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit introduces students to the fundamental techniques, processes and technologies associated with contemporary studio glass. The study comprises practical studio exercises enabling students to acquire and then practice a variety of design and making skills including; slumping, fusion, glass…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

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LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

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Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

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…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

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This intermediate unit is designed to explore introduce and explore Digital Photography, and to align photographic theory with practice and process. The unit will explore studio and camera fundamentals, and develop a student's ability to navigate the meaning of images…

Credit Points: 12.5

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This unit is conducted as a one week intensive. Students work on a variety of screen texts, fulfill a variety of technical (crew) roles, perform to camera, record, view and critique a variety of acting roles.…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Acting in the contemporary context encompasses many different styles. There is no one acting but multiple actings. This unit investigates the wide range of established and evolving methodologies that inform contemporary acting. Through a praxis-based and workshop learning experience students…

Credit Points: 12.5

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How can you play around with a play? This unit explores the evolution and interpretation of dramatic texts, using the concept of play to explore the range of interpretive practices that move the text from page to stage. Working with…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
LauncestonSemester 1

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

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Credit Points: 12.5

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This unit introduces the role, duties and practice of Stage Management in theatre production. It prepares students to undertake responsibilities in stage management roles, and develop fundamental management skills to a Performing Arts industry standard.…

Credit Points: 12.5

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This unit addresses the communication needs of students, current and intending professionals required to speak in presentation contexts. Participants will experience specific vocal and physical skills in the presentation of dynamic and highly focused material and tasks. Various delivery techniques…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit develops practical and creative skills in the craft of writing for performance. Through practical workshops, discussions, readings and dramaturgical sessions with the Unit Lecturer, you will explore the range of styles, genres, conventions, purposes and methodologies within writing…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

In this unit you commit to an investigative project in a specialized area that complements your major study. The proposal for the project must be negotiated with the Head of the Discipline or Course Coordinator, and given in written form…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Breadth units are compulsory in all Bachelor degrees effective 2015.

Choose one (1) at introductory level and 1 at any level provided the unit level requirement is met

Contemporary media is saturated with images of extreme weather events, hunger,poverty, conflict, pollution, austerity, and financial crisis. Mounting evidence suggeststhe 21st century will be defined by unprecedented challenges related to environmentalinstability, economic inequality and risks to social well-being on a…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Do you want to make a difference to something in the world you care about? Would you like some time and space to consider, develop and test your approaches in a safe environment, supported by experts in the field? Following…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

The challenge of ensuring adequate and sustainable food production and equitable access to food for a diverse human population in the 21st century is crucial and profoundly complex. This unit helps you contribute to meeting this challenge. The interdisciplinary skills…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 1
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

Become better prepared to deal with the variety of culturally challenging situations you will encounter in whichever part of the world you live and work. Develop an appreciation of the personal and professional benefits which come from being more culturally…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit aims to teach the fundamentals of good reasoning. You will learn how to construct, analyse, and critically evaluate arguments; how to identify and avoid common errors in reasoning; how to think logically and well; and how to communicate…

Credit Points: 12.5

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Do you consider yourself an ethical individual? Do you think you understand what is meant by social responsibility? We all know that ethical and value-driven leaders are required in society and what this unit will do is challenge your current…

Credit Points: 12.5

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Who owns art: the artist, the purchaser or the culture that it represents? How does art reflect our cultural identity? Why is art a priority victim of war, invasion and the black market. Through different disciplinary lenses including history, art…

Credit Points: 12.5

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Ever thought of yourself as one in a million?Universities Australia notes that in 2017 Australia has more than one million students enrolled in Universities across the country. That is more than one million potential graduates entering the workforce over the…

Credit Points: 12.5

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In the modern world we must often makedecisions under uncertainty, weighing up ouroptions in the face of incomplete (and oftenconflicting) information. In this unit we examinethe problems of evaluating evidence, formingbeliefs, and making decisions based on thosebeliefs. We do this…

Credit Points: 12.5

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Earth is a lively and dynamic planet that is undergoing rapid changes wrought by the activities of humans. In what ways are these changes impacting on us and other species? Are we precipitating another mass extinction; the 6th major mass…

Credit Points: 12.5

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This unit uses the theoretical concept of ‘Lifeworlds’ to frame an exploration of the lifeworlds of Indigenous peoples globally: across cultural, social being and doing of Indigenous peoples at the local (palawa/pakana) Tasmania, national (Noongar) Western Australia and international (Navajo…

Credit Points: 12.5

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This is an introductory unit for students with little or no prior knowledge of Japanese. This unit has an emphasis on the interactive use of the Japanese language. It develops competence in basic spoken and written Japanese. The unit also…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This is an introductory unit for students with no prior knowledge of Indonesian. This unit will provide students with the skills to communicate and interact with Indonesian people on a range of topics, to find their way around in Indonesia,…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit will explore the interlinked scientific, technical, environmental, economic, social and political factors that have shaped society's energy usage and which will impact on future energy policy and decision making.Energy science, technology, usage and energy policy affect almost all…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
HobartSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

X.…

Credit Points: 12.5

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This is an introductory unit for students with little or no prior knowledge of Chinese. This introductory unit is for anyone who is interested in the Chinese language and/or has the need to learn Chinese for business or academic purposes.…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Pulling together the disciplines of sociology, law and complementary medicine this unit is designed for students who want to develop their knowledge in order to understand, debate and critically analyse the use and place of complementary medicines in the modern…

Credit Points: 12.5

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The swiftly rising prevalence of dementia is one of the most significant health, social and economic issues facing the world. The global challenge of dementia will require innovative solutions to improve the lives of people with dementia and their carers.…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Sports doping is a truly international problem and has a significant impact on todays society; from cheating, to the politics and ethics of sophisticated doping programs, the enormous bureaucracy and cost of monitoring and prosecuting, along with the impact on…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit gives students the opportunity to build skills essential to crafting and communicating effective arguments. Every academic discipline values the ability to articulate a clear argument and to support it with logical reasons and persuasive evidence. Achieving the learning…

Credit Points: 12.5

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This second-year unit Working with Communities will give students in a range of conceptual and practical tools to understand the complex idea of community and skills to work effectively with diverse communities in their professional practice. The focus is on…

Credit Points: 12.5

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This unit introduces students to Big History, with a special focus on Tasmania. Big History is anevolving interdisciplinary field that investigates human history within the historical time scales ofgeological and biological history. It does so to understand how powerful forces…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

We live in a world of sciences. From the pure physics of string theory to the applied sociology of interventions, from the study of nanoparticles to broadband strategies. Science, in its various forms, plays an important role in how we…

Credit Points: 12.5

LocationStudy periodAttendance optionsAvailable to
LauncestonSemester 2

Key: On-campus    Off-Campus    International students    Domestic students

This unit provides an introduction to the emerging field of ‘forensic studies’. While forensic science usually refers to technical and vocational expertise, forensic studies explores the ‘forensic sciences’ as a social phenomenon. Forensic science has captured the public imagination in…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

In this breadth unit you will investigate how to enhance resilience in the face of an emergency. Breadth units are units that must address ‘wicked problems’. A wicked problem is a problem that is difficult or impossible to solve because…

Credit Points: 12.5

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Human Rights are fundamental human rights that are inherent in every individual on the basis of humanity. They are underpinned by concepts of human dignity and the essential equality of all people. This breadth unit takes an inter-disciplinary perspective to…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

In the post-truth world, we need to look at data of all types with fresh eyes, to be able to discern patternsand what they might evidence. Participants learn how interpretations can be biased by existingparadigms, and by cultural context. Diverse…

Credit Points: 12.5

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This unit draws on popular culture texts from the humanities – such as anime and film – and discusses these in terms of issues related to health science and ethics. The aim is to encourage students to think about what…

Credit Points: 12.5

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Tasmania has a growing reputation as a gourmet paradise, with high quality primary products and a growing fermented food and drink industry. In this unit, students will learn about the full production life cycle for fermented food and drink, from…

Credit Points: 12.5

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This unit introduces students to the world of social research. It answers questions about how to produce knowledge through empirical research, and discusses the methods used to solve practical problems. The unit covers a wide range of social research methodologies and approaches,…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit will provide you with the intellectual resources to reach your own informed judgments about when it would be morally right for your nation to resort to the use of armed force and what legal limits the use of…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

The fast-paced development of new digital technologies provides powerful resources for addressing today's social and environmental challenges. Combining the perspectives of business entrepreneurship, regional science and information systems, this breadth unit will uncover the potential of digitally connected social entrepreneurship…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

One Ocean examines all aspects of the ocean to emphasise its interconnectedness, physically, biologically, climatically, culturally and economically for humanity. This unit describes the Earth’s ocean as an entity; the roles that it plays in life on Earth and the…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Human Rights are fundamental rights that are inherent in every individual on the basis of humanity. They are underpinned by concepts of human dignity and the essential equality of all people. This unit takes an interdisciplinary perspective to the development,…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

While Breadth Units are compulsory to the degree from 2015, students can choose when to take them.  For example it may be possible to take both in your second or third year of enrolment in order to complete an additional introductory degree elective or student elective in your first year of enrolment - for advice on how this is possible, please contact Arts Student Central.

Student electives will comprise 1 introductory unit in Year 1; and 5 in Year 2&3 that can comprise 0min-1max introductory* unit ; 2min-3max intermediate units and 2min-3max advanced units in Year 2&3.  *if unable to add select a introductory unit please contact Arts Student Central.

To explore the many study areas available as student electives, go to www.utas.edu.au/courses/search-units? and use the search criteria fields (eg level, study period, location, year, study area). View the full unit description to check requisites (ie prerequisites, anti-requisites). If you need further assistance please contact Arts Student Central, tel 61 3 6226 7814 or email Arts.Faculty@utas.edu.au.

Once the student electives have been chosen, login to your study plan via eStudent to add these units to choice of student elective(s) under Year 1 or Year 2&3 of the study plan and to then enrol.

The Visual Arts major is in teach-out and is only available to students who commenced BCA in 2016 or earlier.   

Year 1
Compulsory introductory units

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Year 2
Choose 2 intermediate units from the following list:

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Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

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…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Year 3
Compulsory advanced units

In consultation with studio lecturers students develop a studio investigation from point of origin (central idea) and proposal stage through to options for a resolved presentation in Studio Project B. The project proposal and experimentation should locate the idea within…

Credit Points: 25

This unit is currently unavailable.

In consultation with studio lecturers students develop the outcomes of Studio A, refining their project proposal and developing a resolved folio of work. The project proposal and experimentation should locate the idea within a conceptual framework, and reflect a comprehensive…

Credit Points: 25

This unit is currently unavailable.

Year 1
Compulsory introductory units

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Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

The unit offers the chance to explore the integration of theory within contemporary performing arts. The unit is structured around inquiry and direct engagement with practice, concepts and experimental approaches. Students will engage in depth with themes and issues that…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Year 2
Choose 2 intermediate units from the following list:

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

The design of the spaces in which the visual and performing arts are encountered continually informs the shape of a work, just as a work can shape the space. Design practices within the spaces of theatres, galleries and less formal…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

x…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

x…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Modernism, in its various incarnations, is central to the development of the visual and performing arts, film and design in the twentieth century and continues to inform contemporary creative practice. This unit surveys the key moments in the development of…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

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This unit is currently unavailable.

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This unit is currently unavailable.

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This unit is currently unavailable.

This unit provides an introduction to the history of ideas associated with the perception, representation and conservation of the natural environment. Wilderness is a highly contested space, and this unit will emphasise the competing contemporary meanings of wilderness in the…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Year 1
Compulsory introductory units

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Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

The unit offers the chance to explore the integration of theory within contemporary performing arts. The unit is structured around inquiry and direct engagement with practice, concepts and experimental approaches. Students will engage in depth with themes and issues that…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Year 2
Choose 2 intermediate units from the following list:

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

The design of the spaces in which the visual and performing arts are encountered continually informs the shape of a work, just as a work can shape the space. Design practices within the spaces of theatres, galleries and less formal…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

x…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

x…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Modernism, in its various incarnations, is central to the development of the visual and performing arts, film and design in the twentieth century and continues to inform contemporary creative practice. This unit surveys the key moments in the development of…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

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This unit provides an introduction to the history of ideas associated with the perception, representation and conservation of the natural environment. Wilderness is a highly contested space, and this unit will emphasise the competing contemporary meanings of wilderness in the…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Year 3
Choose 4 advanced units from the following list:

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Credit Points: 12.5

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Credit Points: 12.5

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The design of the spaces in which the visual and performing arts are encountered continually informs the shape of a work, just as a work can shape the space. Design practices within the spaces of theatres, galleries and less formal…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

x…

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This unit is currently unavailable.

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Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Modernism, in its various incarnations, is central to the development of the visual and performing arts, film and design in the twentieth century and continues to inform contemporary creative practice. This unit surveys the key moments in the development of…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

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This unit provides an introduction to the history of ideas associated with the perception, representation and conservation of the natural environment. Wilderness is a highly contested space, and this unit will emphasise the competing contemporary meanings of wilderness in the…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Year 1
Compulsory introductory units

Credit Points: 12.5

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Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

Year 2
Choose 2 intermediate units from the following list:

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Credit Points: 12.5

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Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

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…

Credit Points: 12.5

This unit is currently unavailable.

x…

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Entry requirements

Continuing students refer to the course page for the year you commenced. New students go to 13R.

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Fees & scholarships

Domestic students

Domestic students enrolled in a full fee paying place are charged the Student Services and Amenities Fee but this fee is incorporated in the fees you pay for each unit you enrol in. Full fee paying domestic students do not have to make any additional SSAF payments.

Detailed tuition fee information for domestic students is available at the Domestic Student Fees website, including additional information in relation to a compulsory Student Services and Amenities Fee (SSAF).

International students

2022 Total Course Fee (international students): $0 AUD*.

Course cost based on a rate of $29,000 AUD per standard, full-time year of study (100 credit points).

* Please note that this is an indicative fee only.

Scholarships

For information on general scholarships available at the University of Tasmania, please visit the scholarships website.

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