You will identify the creative practice skills needed to extend your Honours research project. This unit provides a mechanism to extend your existing ability beyond what has previously been possible. You will design, a project including a process for skill acquisition and a plan for its application to FSX404 and FSX405. Where viable this may include utilising the expertise of Creative Arts and Media technical and academic staff, and the specialist facilities in the Hedberg, Hunter St, Media School, and Inveresk. You will consult your supervisor and the unit coordinator in developing your proposal. The onus is on you to target, resource and develop your aims independently. You will draft a proposal documenting your aims. As you progress you will share work with others and receive feedback and document your process and outcomes and you will also have the opportunity to articulate how those inform progress realised in FSX405. The process of self-directed skill acquisition enabled by this unit models the life-long learning you will need to undertake as a professional in the creative industries and/or in further higher degree by research study.
|Unit name||Advanced Practice B|
|College/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
|Coordinator||Mr Alistair Dobson|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
|Location||Study period||Attendance options||Available to|
- International students
- Domestic students
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- Critically reflect on the skills necessary for the further development of your practice as research project.
- Develop and execute a plan for the self-directed acquisition of new and/or expanded skills.
- Produce creative work through the application of new and/or expanded skills.
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On Campus (Hobart and Launceston)
Independent strategic practice-based enquiry to underpin and enable thesis ( 3 hrs weekly)
|Assessment||Task 1: Advanced Practice project plan (20%)|Task 2: Critique/Work-in-progress showing (hurdle task) (40%)|Task 3: Final performance/ Presentation and Reflection (40%)|
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Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
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