Professional art practice (1) 101

Module code VIT 101
Qualification Undergraduate
Faculty Faculty of Humanities
Module content

*Requires departmental selection
This module offers occupational related preparation by familiarising students with art institutions and the art industry; and by providing skills in the promotional aspects of their personal art practice. Students will conduct site visits and research, reflect and report on the local art industry, its institutions and communities as codified practices. Opportunities will be provided for students to evaluate and investigate a specific facet of the local arts and culture environment through conducting interviews and contextual research. Students will be introduced to ethical matters in the discipline and will be orientated towards a community art engagement. Further, the module provides guidance on preparing self-promotional documents and opportunities to enhance social and networking skills.

Module credits 24.00
Prerequisites Admission into relevant programme.
Contact time 1 lecture per week, 2 discussion classes per week, 6 practicals per week
Language of tuition Module is presented in English
Department School of the Arts
Period of presentation Year

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