Modern Australian Art and Cinema (ARHT2632)
UNIT OF STUDY
This unit examines Australian art, cinema and popular imagery from 1880-1940, situating them within the global history of modernism and modernity. Themes include the landscape tradition, national identity, war, gender, and indigenous issues, with special focus on the Australian film industry.
Further unit of study information
1x2hr lecture/week, 1x1hr tutorial/week
1x2000wd Essay (50%), 1x1hr Short-answer exam (30%), 1x1500wd Seminar paper (20%)
Faculty/department permission required?
Unit of study rules
Prerequisites and assumed knowledge
(ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (18 junior credit points including ENGL1011), (ARHT1001 and ARHT1002) or (18 junior credit points including ENGL1011)
Study this unit outside a degree
If you wish to undertake one or more units of study (subjects) for your own interest but not towards a degree, you may enrol in single units as a non-award student.
If you are from another Australian tertiary institution you may be permitted to underake cross-institutional study in one or more units of study at the University of Sydney.