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VIS3530 Painting Life and Death
Credit Points: 15

Working from studio arrangements and external site visits, the student will undertake both perceptual and conceptual approaches to representation. This unit addresses the history and contemporary practice of painting, by examining local, cross-cultural and indigenous Australian approaches. The social and cultural associations in representations of life and death will also be explored and students will be encouraged to develop creative personal responses in their image making. The program will allow for an engagement with a variety of painting materials.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MABUVIVisual Arts Major
MABUTKVisual Arts Education Major
MABUUFVisual Arts Immersion Major
MABUVJVisual Arts Studio Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 15/03/2014 VET: 14/05/2014