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 you will build on your acquired skills to explore painting through a range of media and techniques, whilst further developing your conceptual approaches.
You will be guided through more in depth approaches to observation and reflection, connecting your studio-based experiences with contextual knowledge of contemporary art through critical discourse.
You will be expected to become increasingly competent in your ability to use exploratory processes to develop and realize resolved work, and to critically engage with artworks, including your own, those of your fellow students and of other artists.
|Unit name||Painting 2B|
|College/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
|Coordinator||Doctor Yvette Watt|
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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|Study Period||Start date||Census date||WW date||End date|
* 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).
Unit census dates currently displaying for 2022 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2022 will be available from the 1st October 2021.
- Employ diverse diverse approaches to the development of ideas and images in paint and related media
- Critically evaluate your own and others’ work in relation to broader contexts and discourses
- Interpret and respond to a brief to produce finished work.
- Identify and apply WHS and ethical practices relevant to painting techniques, materials, equipment and workspaces.
|Field of Education||Commencing Student Contribution 1||Grandfathered Student Contribution 1||Approved Pathway Course Student Contribution 2||Domestic Full Fee|
- Available as a Commonwealth Supported Place
- HECS-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility3
- FEE-HELP is available on this unit, depending on your eligibility4
1 Please refer here more information on student contribution amounts.
2 Information on eligibility and Approved Pathway courses can be found here
3 Please refer here for eligibility for HECS-HELP
4 Please refer here for eligibility for FEE-HELP
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:FSP211 AND FSP281 AND FSP212 AND FSP282
On Campus (Hobart and Launceston)
Weekly Workshops (3 Hours)
Plus an additional 7 hours engagement with unit content and self-directed learning per week
|Assessment||Task 1: Assignment (10%)|Task 2: Project One (45%)|Task 3: Project Two (45%)|
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
|Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
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