Unit Set Structure


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MIAAHT  Visual Arts Education Minor 

This unit set is available in the following courses:

The Visual Arts Education minor will introduce students to working with oil, acrylic and non-conventional painting media; printmaking through etching, collagraph, monoprinting, drypoint, and relief processes; mould making and casting, welding and soft sculpture; and ceramics fabrication techniques and decorative processes. Units also examine the relationships between art forms, explore art history, and build conceptual skills through studio exercises and set projects. The Curriculum units investigate materials and processes used in school art programmes, teaching styles and methodologies, and the changing face of visual arts education in Australia.

This unit set is available on Mt Lawley Campus.
This unit set is available in the following mode of delivery - On-campus.
Students must complete a total of 90 credit points, consisting of 4 Minor Content Study units and 2 Curriculum Minor units.
Minor Content Study Units
AED1110 Introduction to Ceramics 15
VIS2519 Painting: Old Country, New Visions 15
VIS2525 Printmaking: Mapping Self and World 15
Elective (15 credit points)
Curriculum Minor Units
AED2203 Art Education Foundations 15
AED2303 Lower Secondary Art Education (Years 7-9) 15
Visual Arts Education Minor students must select 1 elective (15 credit points) from the list of recommended electives below:
DTM1104 Materials Design and Technology 1 15
FAS1103 Inquiry for Textiles 15
PHO1105 Photo Work 15
TDD3210 Glass Design 15
VIS1303 Introduction to Drawing 15
VIS2315 Art History: Enduring Traces 15
VIS3530 Painting Life and Death 15
VIS3531 Sculpture: Art and Environment 15
VIS3535 Photographic Printmaking 15

Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2012 VET: 15/03/2012