This unit focuses on the development of image-making strategies using paint as the primary medium. Via a focus on image construction and pictorial space, you will explore ideas and concepts in response to a brief.
As well as learning about the history of painting, in terms of ideas and techniques, you will broaden your understanding and engagement with the diverse materials, methodologies and processes associated with contemporary painting practice.
Through collaborative group tasks and individual tasks, you will develop your ability to experiment with materials, through iterative processes and idea development with a view to developing an innovative and inquiring work practice.
Guided by staff, students are encouraged to develop independent learning strategies towards the development of individual expression and self- directed learning.
|College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
|Doctor Neil Haddon
|Available as an elective?
|University of Tasmania
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- Explore and evaluate diverse approaches to conceptual and practical experimentation in paint media
- Critically discuss your own and others’ work in relation to broader contexts and discourse
- Apply iterative approaches to pictorial space and image construction to develop an inquiring work practice.
- Identify and follow WHS practices relevant to painting techniques, materials, equipment and workspaces.
- Work collaboratively, constructively, and respectfully within group and individual learning contexts
|Field of Education
|Commencing Student Contribution 1,3
|Grandfathered Student Contribution 1,3
|Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2,3
|Domestic Full Fee 4
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You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:FSP212 AND FSP211 AND FSP282 AND FSP281
3hr weekly studio session that comprises presentations, technical workshops, discussion and individual work
|Task 1: Introductory Project. (20%)|Task 2: Preliminary Studies (30%)|Task 3: The Finished Work (50%)
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Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
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