In order to undertake this unit you will have been offered a significant industry-based professional development opportunity.
This opportunity could be:
- An industry placement in a cultural institution;
- selection in a curated exhibition;
- an internship;
- curating an exhibition;
- writing a scholarly catalogue essay or critical review for publication;
- a residency;
- a commission
Before you will be accepted to enrol in this unit you will need to make a case in writing that this is a substantial opportunity, by arguing for the quality, complexity or significance of the activity.
For assessment on completion of the unit you will be required to submit a detailed report on the activity and articulate how it has impacted on developing your practice or professional profile. As part of your report, you will be required to include a reference from your mentor or the host of your opportunity, to provide a brief evaluative commentary on your participation and performance.
|Unit name||Opportunity Knocks: Individual Professional Development|
|Faculty/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
|Available as student elective?||Yes|
|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 2020 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2020 will be available from the 1st October 2019.
|Band||CSP Student Contribution||Full Fee Paying (domestic)||Field of Education|
|1||2020: $835.00||2020: $2,445.00||100301|
Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.
Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.
50 points at introductory level in the BFA, BFA (hons) or BVC degrees
Report and documentation of activity 100% - Ungraded PASS/FAIL (PASS if the opportunity if fulfilled)
|Timetable||View the lecture timetable | View the full unit timetable|
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