Undergraduate | CUR-VSW14 | 2024
Fine Art Studio Methods
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Create imaginative art pieces using a mix of traditional and modern skill sets. Pick apart the relationships, tone and associations of different colours. Get your hands dirty exploring paint as a substance. Develop concepts and analyse your own work.
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- Start dates
- 26 Feb 2024,
- 27 May 2024,
- 25 Nov 2024,
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- Entry requirements
- No ATAR needed,
- No prior study
- 13 weeks
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Fine Art Studio Methods
About this subject
At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- demonstrate appropriate technical and conceptual skills through the completion of a concise and considered body of work
- develop imaginative ideas and responses from varied sources through set projects
- experiment with, and use various materials appropriate to concept and form
- originate and critically analyse the resolution of set projects.
- Paint as substance
- Figure field
- Colour and associations
- Colour relationships
- Colour, tone and temperature
- Transformation and development
This subject was previously known as Painting: Methods and Material.
This subject is designed to engage you in the ideas of contemporary art through practical application of technical skills and conceptual development. In this subject you will be encouraged to align conceptual development with the acquisition of traditional and contemporary skills across a range of visual art methods. You will undertake several set art projects utilising traditional and contemporary skills and concepts from a wide range of fine art media.
You must supply your own art materials and have access to a digital camera and/or scanner for documenting your artwork for assessment.
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- Studio Report (10%)
- Project Presentation (40%)
- Final Folio Assessment (50%)
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No entry requirements
- Equipment requirements - Audio/Visual equipment
- Other requirements -
- Additional materials
- Other special requirement — Supply your own art materials and have access to a digital camera and/or scanner for documenting your artwork for assessment.
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.
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13 student respondents between 20 Feb - 25 Aug 2023.
84%of students felt the study load was manageable
92%of students felt this subject helped them gain relevant skills
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