2020 unit information
Classes and seminars in Trimester 2/Semester 2, 2020 will be online. Physical distancing for coronavirus (COVID-19) will affect delivery of other learning experiences in this unit. Please check your unit sites for announcements and updates one week prior to the start of your trimester or semester.
Last updated: 2 June 2020
Students will on average spend 150 hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
Online independent and collaborative learning activities equivalent to 1-hour per week, including a minimum of 1 scheduled online seminar each trimester
Topic 1: Histories of Display: The role and function of Exhibitions
Topic 2. Exhibitions as a form of communication
Topic 3. Mission, Vision and policies
Topic 4. Developing an exhibition brief
Topic 5. Exhibition project management
Topic 6. Audience Involvement and collaboration
Topic 7. Working with exhibition designers
Topic 8. Something to see, read and do: Interpretation and Public Programs
Topic 9. The run up to opening day: Fabrication, installation, travelling exhibitions and marketing
Topic 10. Looking back: Audience Studies
These are the Learning Outcomes (ULO) for this unit
GLO1: Discipline-specific knowledge and capabilities
GLO4: Critical thinking
These Unit Learning Outcomes are applicable for all teaching periods throughout the year
The assessment due weeks provided may change. The Unit Chair will clarify the exact assessment requirements, including the due date, at the start of the teaching period.
The texts and reading list for the unit can be found on the University Library via the link below: AIM727 Note: Select the relevant trimester reading list. Please note that a future teaching period's reading list may not be available until a month prior to the start of that teaching period so you may wish to use the relevant trimester's prior year reading list as a guide only.
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