Courses & Units

Creative Lab FSX207

Hobart, Launceston

Introduction

Collaborative work is integral to working in and with the creative and cultural industries. This unit encourages you to take supported creative risks and introduces you to work-integrated learning methods and practices. Students and staff will propose creative projects that will be available for you to choose on, from across Media and Communication, Fine Arts, Music and Theatre and Performance. Many projects will exist at the intersections between those disciplines. Over the course of the semester, you will be introduced to interdisciplinary approaches for devising and refining creative work, and best practices for working in a team environment that mimics the emergent cultural industries.

Summary

Unit name Creative Lab
Unit code FSX207
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
Discipline Arts|Media|Music|Theatre
Coordinator

Dr Kathleen Williams

Available as student elective? No
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. Apply disciplinary understanding to a collaborative project to creatively engage with current issues and practices in the creative arts and industries.
  2. Reflect on your contribution to identifying and/or responding to a creative brief.
  3. Craft your communication skills for a publicly facing context by demonstrating awareness of industry norms and/or methods.

Fees

Domestic

Field of Education Commencing Student Contribution 1 Grandfathered Student Contribution 1 Approved Pathway Student Contribution 2 Domestic Full Fee
109999 $993.0 $850.0 not applicable $2,445.0

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Teaching

Teaching Pattern

Weekly 3 hour workshop or online equivalent

Assessment

Project Proposal, 750 words (20%), Documentation of Collaborative Work, 1200 words (30%), Delivery of final work or work-in-progress, 2500 words or equivalent (50%)

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Textbooks

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