Courses & Units

Critical Practices 3B FSA322

Hobart, Launceston


In this unit a series of presentations, seminars and workshops will enable you to explore and analyse key artistic and cultural debates and modes of practice and further refine those that relate to targeted instances of creative production (your own and others).

You will be set tasks that require you to 'curate' relevant cultural material to deepen your critical analysis and production of creative criticality.

Through reading, discussion and writing you will begin to articulate the ways in which your approach to making participates in broader cultural discourse.  You will engage in different ways of writing about and discussing art and how these are applied to different audiences.


Unit name Critical Practices 3B
Unit code FSA322
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Discipline Arts

Dr Toby Juliff

Teaching staff

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


Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Hobart Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus International Domestic


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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

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Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2020: $835.00 2020: $2,445.00 100301

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FSA221 Critical Practices 2A and FSA222 Critical Practices 2B



Ongoing formative feedback through written, verbal, visual, individual and collective presentations and critique.

A journal that records and reflects on the exploration of a contextual narrative (20%)

A folio of creative, analytical tasks using different modes of communication and expression (80%)

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