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  • Location:
    Bunbury
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    On-campus

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    Bunbury
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    Full-time
    Part-time
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    On-campus
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    3 years full-time or equivalent part-time
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    Regional Professional Studies
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    Regional Professional Studies
  • Code:
    Y40
  • Indicative ATAR (TER):
    55
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First year indicative tuition fees for 2014 undergraduate courses (domestic students)

Commonwealth supported: AUD $6,365.00
Domestic fee paying: AUD $17,150.00

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Bachelor of Arts

Major In Visual Art

Allows students to specialise in practices such as painting, printmaking or textiles; or work across interdisciplinary pathways in a range of activities within visual arts.

This major develops studio and professional skills necessary to work as a practising artist, including exhibiting work and presenting portfolios.

Related careers

Visual Artist, Gallery Attendant

Major structure

This Major structure will be available to students commencing the Major from Semester 1, 2015 onwards.

This unitset structure contains information about the units which comprise the course as well as the credit points required to successfully complete it.

The major in Visual Art allows students to specialise in practices such as painting, printmaking or textiles; or work across inter-disciplinary pathways in a range of activities within visual arts. This major also develops studio and professional skills necessary to work as a practising artist, including exhibiting work and presenting portfolios.

Careers

Visual Artist, Gallery Attendant



Foundation
Students undertaking a major in Visual Art must complete the following units from the foundation programme:

UnitDescription Points
VIS1303Introduction to Drawing 15
VIS1305Materials and Methods: Approaches to Studio 15
 


Year Two / Year Three Units
Students undertaking a major in Visual Art must complete the following eight units (120 credit points):

UnitDescription Points
VIS2505Printmaking 15
VIS2507Sculpture 15
VIS2509Painting 15
VIS2530Field and Studio 15
VIS2545Artists Books: Materiality of Word and Image 15
VIS2601Art in Context 15
VIS3503Creativity and Reflexivity 15
VIS3602Studio and Professional Practice 15
 


Please note that all level 2 and 3 units are available on a two year rotation.

A minor in Graphic Design is available to support the Visual Art major. Some opportunites for curatorial placements are available as an elective.

This major can also be studied in the following courses:

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