Course Title: Work within an arts organisation context

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4281

Course Title: Work within an arts organisation context

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

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 work within an arts organisation context. As such the course requires a general knowledge and understanding of the spectrum of arts organisations and the application of that knowledge to specific work practices. This course will include visits to galleries, artist studios and art organisations.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVADM11B Work within an arts organisation context


1. Apply knowledge of arts industry

2. Adapt work practices to an arts organisation context

3. Liaise with other arts organisations

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 the arts industry and adhering to the guidelines of working in a studio.