Honours Theories of Art Practice (THAP4251)


This unit of study focuses on circumstantial drivers, social dynamics, philosophies and theories that are central to contemporary art practice. It serves as a point of articulation between the Honours paper on the one hand and the studio practice on the other.

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1x2 hr seminar/week


seminar presentation (30%) and pre-essay (20%) and 2000-word essay (50%)

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Unit of study rules


THAP4231 or THAP4241; and MSTD4111 or CAST4001

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