Postgraduate | SWI-PWR80005 | 2022
Writing and Praxis: Publication Folio A
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Get to know the components writers rely on when undertaking practice-led research. Unpack scholarly methodologies. Draw on these tools to enhance your creative practice.Begin to develop an artefact and exegesis to make up part of a folio of work.
- Study method
- 100% online
- 100% online
- Entry requirements
- Part of a degree
- 13 weeks
About this subject
After successfully completing this subject, students will be able to:
- Identify, evaluate, and critically reflect on a range of complex research tools such as rationales, literature reviews, and research methodologies related to critical and creative practice
- Demonstrate skills in applying complex research tools and research methodologies to a unique example of their own professional practice, creative practice, or scholarship
- Generate a research proposal that is exegetical in nature and that demonstrates a high level of reflexivity towards their creative practice, analytical mastery of related literature, and a critical awareness of new developments in the field.
- What is creative research?
- The nature of creative and practice-led research
- Heritage and genres of practice-led research
- The role of reflection and reflexivity
- The role of subjectivity and creative flow
- Exegetical writing
Develop an understanding of Practice-led Research as it applies to the development of a writing folio. In this subject, you will explore the approaches and methodologies of Practice-led Research and investigate the components of studio-based practice and research. The subject will deepen your understanding of the importance of reflective practice and reflexivity for writers involved in Practice-led Research. It will give you an understanding of how the planning process can assist the creation of, and problem solving for, the production of a major piece of writing. The development of a folio of work, including artefact and exegesis, begins in this subject and is continued in Folio B.
Please note: Assessment values are indicative only; details will be advised at the start of the subject.
- Assignments (60-70%)
- Online Discussion (30-40%)
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Part of a degree
To enrol in this subject you must be accepted into one of the following degrees:
- SWI-WRI-MAS-2022 - Master of Writing
You should not enrol in this subject if you have successfully completed any of the following subject(s) because they are considered academically equivalent:
SWI-LPW705A (Not currently available)
SWI-LPW701A (Not currently available)
No additional requirements
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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Once you’ve completed this subject it can be credited towards one of the following degrees