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Introduction to Cultural Practices 1

Enrolment code: FFA102

Offered: Launceston: semester 1,

Unit description:

Introduces students to the visual and performing arts through appreciation, criticism and related cultural, historical and theoretical issues. The unit is structured around current exhibitions and performances, and will involve critical writing, analysis and interpretation. Emphasis is placed on an analytical approach to contemporary practice.

Staff Dr D Malor (Coordinator), Mr M Edgar, Mr M Mumford For information on staff, turn to relevant Faculty website University phone and email search phone    email
Unit weight 12.5% To see normal University Admission requirements
Teaching pattern 1 hr lecture, 1 hr tutorial, attendance at weekly 1 hr Art Forum Timetable
Mutual exclusions FFA100, FPC100  
Assessment mode Tutorial contribution (10%), tutorial presentation (10%), 750-word review (20%), work book (20%), 1,500-word written assignment (40%) Examinations timetable (Users will need to know their login name (POP account) and password)
Required texts etc Unit Workbook Library Catalogue
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Discipline (School) Visual Arts (Launceston)  
Courses Bachelor of Contemporary Arts  
Faculty website Faculty of Arts  
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