Course Title: Select and prepare work for exhibition

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5238

Course Title: Select and prepare work for exhibition

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



Bundoora Campus


340T Art


Course Contact: Ninna Cikoja

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4472

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course focuses on the skills and knowledge required to select and prepare work for display or exhibition. You will learn essential skills that will underpin your specialisation units while enhancing and supporting your professional development.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

The are no pre-requisites for this course.

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUVCRS11A Select and prepare work for exhibition


1. Select work to submit for exhibition

2. Organise selected work for exhibition

Learning Outcomes

In this course, you learn through:
1. In-class activities:

  • lectures
  • teacher directed group activities/projects
  • class exercises to review discussions/lectures
  • peer teaching and class presentations
  • group discussion
  • class exercises to review discussions/lectures
  • studio work
  • liaising with exhibition organisers
  • reviewing and assessing criteria for selection of work
  • organising final preparation of work
  • following instructions to hang and/or install and dismantle exhibition
  • calculating qualities of materials
  • adjusting work to meet display requirements
  • using equipment to prepare work.

2. Out-of-class activities include:
  • practical exercises
  • reading articles and excerpts
  • preparing for discussion
  • project work
  • independent research.
You are expected to manage your learning and undertake an appropriate amount of out-of-class independent study and research and industry guests speak about professional practice.

Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a range of methods to assess performance and the application of essential underpinning knowledge, and might include:

  • evaluation of work prepared for display 
  • questioning and discussion of your intentions
  • written or verbal reports
  • review of portfolios of evidence.