Course Title: Extend expertise in a specialised art form to professional level

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6149 Advanced Diploma of Visual Arts

Course Title: Extend expertise in a specialised art form to professional level

Portfolio: DSC Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 80

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

Course Code

Campus

Career

School

Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)

VART6380C

City Campus

TAFE

340T Art

Face-to-Face

Term1 2017

Course Contact: Deb Williams

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4215

Course Contact Email: deborah.williams@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This course describes the performance outcomes, skills and knowledge required to add depth to expertise in a specialist field or technique.

This course will be clustered with BSBCRT501A Originate and develop concepts

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Nil



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUAPPR606 Extend expertise in a specialised art form to professional level

Elements:

1. Maintain currency of specialised knowledge in professional practice

2. Evolve ideas in a specialised art form

3. Manage specialised resources

4. Refine specialised technique to professional level

5. Resolve technical and conceptual challenges


Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, you will have the ability to:

  • evaluate own skills and knowledge against planned strategies and career goals
  • apply planned strategies to develop and enhance own skills and knowledge
  • research trends within area of specialisation.


Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is on going throughout the semester. Your knowledge and understanding of course content is assessed through completion of a body of work that demonstrates concept development, understanding of materials and adhering to the guidelines of working in a studio.