Course Title: Painting IV

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C6073

Course Title: Painting IV

Portfolio: DSC

Nominal Hours: 209.0

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Course Code




Learning Mode

Teaching Period(s)


City Campus


340T Art


Term1 2007,
Term1 2008,
Term1 2009

Course Contact: Kellyann Geurts

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4472

Course Contact Email:

Course Description

This course provides the student with the knowledge, skills and attitude required to produce creative and original paintings which express a personal vision and style.
In relation to a negotiated and extensively developed project proposal students will: develop a personal visual language that will underpin the entire folio; identify conceptual premises within their own work; apply creative, lateral and critical thinking; research organise and analyse; understand and reflect on cultural contexts for the work; explore a range of mediums (pertinent to the project); develop a practice based on perceptive enquiry contextualised within issues related to concepts and aesthetics; apply appropriate and informed OH&S procedures.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

Painting III

National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

5364E Painting IV

Learning Outcomes

1. Development of a personal visual language through research and the transfer of original ideas into imaginative and expressive images for an artistic intention
2. Select appropriate media and techniques and safely create imaginative and expressive paintings which reflect a personal vision
3. Display and critically appraise the completed paintings within a wide cultural context

Overview of Assessment

Presentation of a folio at the end of semester