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Modernism in Art and Design

Undergraduate | CUR-VIS27 | 2024

Visualise the changing world of the 19th and early 20th centuries and discover its impact on artistic expression. Be there for the birth and death of the avant-garde movement. Measure the effects that rapid technological change had on the art world.

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Enrol by
19 May 2024
Entry requirements
Prior study needed
13 weeks
Start dates
27 May 2024,
25 Nov 2024

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Modernism in Art and Design

About this subject

  • At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

    1. demonstrate a sound knowledge of issues concerning modernism and its influence on international visual culture
    2. review, assess and critique a range of theories and issues
    3. develop written communication skills to enable the analysis of visual culture in relation to relevant theory.

Entry requirements

Prior study

To help set you up for success before you start this subject, we suggest completing or having equivalent knowledge in:


You must have a high level of proficiency in the English language and competent essay writing skills.

Additional requirements

No additional requirements

Study load

0.125 EFTSL
This is in the range of 10 to 12 hours of study each week.

Equivalent full time study load (EFTSL) is one way to calculate your study load. One (1.0) EFTSL is equivalent to a full-time study load for one year.

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What to study next?

Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following courses

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Undergraduate Certificate in Art History

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Bachelor of Arts (Visual Culture)

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Bachelor of Arts

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