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VSA1000 Introduction to Art Theory

Short Description: Introduction to Art Theory
Units : 1
Faculty or Section : Faculty of Business, Education, Law and Arts
School or Department : School of Creative Arts
Student contribution band : Band 1
ASCED code : 100301 - Fine Arts
Grading basis : Graded
Version produced : 17 August 2019

Synopsis

This course will offer a 20th century historical perspective of the visual arts and establish the basic philosophical, artistic and theoretical concepts which have developed, shaped and produced a variety of artistic outcomes which are seminal within Modernism and Post-Modernism. Students will also be encouraged to appreciate the historical underpinnings which have shaped and directed the practice of art in the 20th century by explaining and comparing the various art movements and artists that were central to this period of art.

Course offers

Semester Mode Campus
Semester 1, 2019 Online
Semester 3, 2019 Online