ACI204 - Contemporary Photography
|Year||2016 unit information|
Waterfront (Geelong) offered in Tri 1 2016/Tri 2 2017
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Waterfront (Geelong)|
Trimester 2: Burwood (Melbourne)
|Cohort rule:||(Only available to students enrolled in an Arts or Arts combined course)|
ACM204 Contemporary Photography
Two units required. One unit from: ACI102, ACM102 plus one unit from: ACI101, ACI103, ACM101, ACM103.
1 x 1 hour Class per week, 1 x 2 hour Seminar per week
This unit focuses on photography in the context of Australian and international contemporary art. Students will undertake a number of practical exercises including the development of a folio project. Students will also present a research paper reflecting issues and ideas discussed in classes and seminars as well as critiquing current exhibitions. Working methods and equipment choice will be dictated by the project and students may choose from a range of camera formats including digital, medium format and 35mm colour or black and white. Critique sessions will be held regularly to discuss work in progress and offer feedback to students.
Photo Essay 30% 1200 word equivalent
Research Presentation 20% 800 word equivalent
Portfolio 50% 2000 word equivalent