Course Title: Develop self as artist

Part B: Course Detail

Teaching Period: Term1 2007

Course Code: SOSK5141C

Course ID: 039008

Course Title: Develop self as artist

School: 340T Art

Program Code: C5048 - Diploma of Arts (Visual Arts)

Course Contact : Kellyann Geurts

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4472

Course Contact Email:

Name and Contact Details of All Other Relevant Staff

Nominal Hours: 60

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Pre-requisites and Co-requisites


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.

National Codes, Titles, Elements and Performance Criteria

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 Learning Activities

Details of Learning Activities

This course is integrated fully into all practical courses within the program. Activities include: technical exercises, lectures, studio work, research assignments, group discussions and oral presentations.

Teaching Schedule

The teaching schedule for this course follows the schedule for electives chosen by students along with compulsory practical courses.

Overview of Learning Resources

Learning Resources

Prescribed Texts


Other Resources

As set for practical courses in the program.

Overview of Assessment

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

Assessment Tasks

One tutorial presentation in Drawing Techniques and Media.

Other Information

Students will receive a grade of Competent or Not Yet Competent for this course.

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