Course Title: Develop self as artist

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5048

Course Title: Develop self as artist

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 60.0

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

Face-to-Face or Internet

Term1 2007,
Term1 2008

Course Contact: Kellyann Geurts

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4472

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This is a professional practice course which covers development of technical and conceptual skills required to work as a practising artist. It also deals with communicating effectively and working strategically to achieve planned outcomes as an artist.

The course learning outcomes are delivered in the practical courses.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities


National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVPRP01A Develop self as artist

Learning Outcomes

1 Acquire and develop technical skills
2 Develop conceptual skills and ideas
3 Develop own voice
4 Evaluate own work
5 Research work opportunities

Overview of Assessment

This course will be assessed in Drawing Techniques and Media. Students will present their personal work and ideas during semester tutorials.