Courses & Units

Painting 2B FSP215

Hobart, Launceston

Introduction

This unit focuses on the development of ideas and images leading to final, resolved artworks. While you will deal with many of the more traditional issues surrounding painting, you might also employ new technologies, or other non-conventional processes.

In undertaking this unit students build on their acquired skills to explore painting through a range of media and techniques, whilst further developing their conceptual approach.

Students will be guided through more in depth approaches to observation and reflection, connecting their studio-based experiences with contextual knowledge of contemporary, critical discourse.

Students are expected to become increasingly competent in their ability to use exploratory processes to develop and realise resolved work, to identify their individual expression and to critically engage with artworks. Study of this unit will involve guided individual and collaborative investigation.

Summary

Unit name Painting 2B
Unit code FSP215
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Discipline Arts
Coordinator

Dr. Yvette Watt

Teaching staff

Dr. Yvette Watt and sessional staff

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? Yes
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 12/7/2021 10/8/2021 30/8/2021 17/10/2021

* 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).

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Learning Outcomes

  1. Explore and evaluate diverse approaches to conceptual and practical experimentation in paint media.
  2. Critically discuss your own and others’ work in relation to broader contexts and discourse.
  3. Apply strategies for observation and reflection to develop an inquiring work practice.
  4. Identify and follow WHS practices relevant to painting techniques, materials, equipment and workspaces.

Fees

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
100301 $993.00 $993.00 not applicable $2,445.00

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2 Information on eligibility and Approved Pathway courses can be found here
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Requisites

Prerequisites

FSP111

Mutual Exclusions

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

FSP211 AND FSP281 AND FSP212 AND FSP282

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Studio session (weekly/2 hours)
Workshop (weekly/1 hour)

Assessment

Task 1: Presentation (10%)

Task 2: Critique (30%)

Task 3: Artist statement (10%)

Task 4: Folio of works in response to a self-directed proposal (30%)

Task 5: Journal and folio of process pieces (20%)

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Textbooks

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