CUA51115 – Diploma of Visual Arts – Industry Essentials 1

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Course Language: English
Price:  FREE

About the Course

CUA51115 - Diploma of Visual Arts – Industry Essentials 1

At the successful completion of this Unit of Study students will demonstrate the skills and knowledge to:

 

Select an appropriate research focus; analyse cultural ideas and information and develop substantiated positions to support professional practice; and participate in informed discussion of cultural history and theory. 

Course Structure

  • Industry Essentials 1 – Overview
  • Assessment Tasks – Overview
  • Setting up your Online Tools
  • Posting as Professional Practice
  • Exercise 1: Getting to Know You – Fun with Insects
  • Exercise 2: Working Together – Temperament Types
  • Exercise 3: Images I Like – Defining the Arts
  • Respecting Copyright
  • Culture History Theory
  • History and Culture through Art Stories
  • Evaluating Internet Resources
  • Referencing Internet Resources
  • Exercise 4: Three Great Sites
  • Critical Analysis of Artworks – Put on your Thinking CAP
  • Exercise 5: The Metropolitan Museum of Art Timeline
  • Exercise 6: A Decade of Art and Design
  • Assessment Task 1 Reminder
  • Exercise 7: What is Research?
  • Art Research and Methods
  • Introducing MindMapping and Brainstorming Techniques
  • Six Steps in the Research Process
  • Exercise 8: Finding your Focus for Assessment 2
  • Exercise 9: Collecting Images for Assessment 2
  • Reflections about Assessment 2
  • Exercise 11: Offering Constructive Critique for Assessment 2
  • Assessment Task 2 Reminder

Instructors

Heather Mikkelsen
Heather Mikkelsen
Anna Krispel
Anna Krispel