This unit provides an opportunity for you to explore in-depth historical, theoretical and/or contextual aspects of creative arts research. Topics focus on recent developments in key areas of research and practice, generated from current research activities within the School of Creative Arts and Media, enabling you to refine research and communication skills appropriate for postgraduate study.
|Unit name||Topics in Creative Arts and Media|
|College/School||College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts and Media
|Coordinator||Doctor Jane Woollard|
|Delivered By||University of Tasmania|
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- International students
- Domestic students
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- Critically analyse current debates in scholarship in the creative arts and media and communication.
- Evaluate and summarise a range of source materials relevant to your research interests.
- Use written and oral modes of presentation to communicate scholarly concepts, debates, and theories to diverse audiences.
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On Campus (Hobart and Launceston)
Weekly Tutorial/Workshop 2hrs
Plus, Synchronous online weekly lecture (1hr)
In addition: 7 hour engagement with unit content and self directed learning per week
|Assessment||Task 3: Podcast Presentation (35%)|Task 1: Review of Creative Work or Media Object (25%)|Task 2: Annotated Bibliography (40%)|
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Required readings will be listed in the unit outline prior to the start of classes.
|Links||Booktopia textbook finder|
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