Course Title: Make Mixed Media Artworks

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C5414 Diploma of Visual Arts

Course Title: Make Mixed Media Artworks

Portfolio: Vocational Education

Nominal Hours: 65

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Important Information:

Please note that this course may have compulsory in-person attendance requirements for some teaching activities. 

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Course Contact: Joel Rainford

Course Contact Phone: +61399258193

Course Contact Email: joel.rainford@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This course describes the skills and knowledge required to make artworks that combine the use of different media. It involves sourcing ideas and exploring the potential for different mixed media ideas, creating finished artworks and evaluating own work. Mixed media usually refers to a range of visual media, but it could also involve the integration of non-visual elements, such as sound.


Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

None



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

CUAACD523 Make Mixed Media Artworks

Elements:

1. Source ideas for mixed media artworks

2. Explore the potential of mixed media

3. Create finished mixed media works

4. Evaluate own work


Learning Outcomes

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


Overview of Assessment

Assessment for this course is ongoing throughout the semester. Your knowledge and understanding of course content is assessed through participation in class exercises, oral/written presentations and through the application of learned skills and insights. Full assessment briefs will be provided and can be found on CANVAS.