No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2016

ART331 Minor Study 4 (8)


This subject encourages students to initiate strategies necessary to develop an understanding of the relationships between technical knowledge, research and intent. Minor Study 4 is available in Drawing, Illustration, Painting, Textile, Silversmithing.

+ Subject Availability Modes and Location

Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details prior to contacting their course coordinator: ART331
Where differences exist between the handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.

Subject information

Duration Grading System School:
One sesssionHD/FLSchool of Communication and Creative Industries

Enrolment restrictions

not available to students who have successfully completed ART220 or SLV215 or TXT205 or DRW302 or GRP331

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
Exhibit a clear understanding of approaches to process in the making of artworks;
Initiate strategies for research and concept development;
Demonstrate sensibility and individual approach to visual solutions;
Demonstrate the capacity to develop the conceptual process to a final realisation through sound research methodologies and technical competency.


The subject will cover the following topics:
Material and Process: contemporary arts practices Approaches to problem solving: materials:experiment and outcomes materials, technique and process form, initial commission to final submission Research/Investigation: practitioners: field of enquiry, development, context, intent, final consideration across two and three dimensional fields of art and design.


The information contained in the 2016 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: 06 September 2016. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.