Course Title: Source concept for own work

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4281

Course Title: Source concept for own work

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 30.0

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




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


340T Art

Distance / Correspondence or Face-to-Face or Internet or Workplace

Term2 2012

Course Contact: Ninna Cikoja

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4472

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

In this course you will develop skills and knowledge required to source and organise information to assist in the development of the concept for work. The concept encompasses ideas, form and context for the creation of your own art work. This could include printmaking, sculpture, drawing or painting. This course describes the articulation of the creative process. In practice, you can integrate this with the actual production of work, as described in various specialisation courses. This work would usually be carried out under supervision.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

This course underpins many specialisation courses and combined assessment and/or training with those units is highly recommended.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVCOR01B Source concept for own work


1. Source concept.

2. Review information for application to own work.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this course, you will have developed and applied the skills and knowledge required to demonstrate your competency in the above elements.

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.