ART504 Topic Research and Development (16)

In this subject students examine and develop the initial Exhibition/Performance/Project/Production proposal they submitted for acceptance into the Master of Creative Practice. In order to put students' work into perspective attention is first paid to investigating methodology and research techniques appropriate to the proposal. Under the guidance of their supervisor students then focus on practical work in order to develop their Exhibition/Performance/Project/Production to final proposal stage.

Subject availability
Session 1 (30)
Wagga Wagga Campus
Continuing students should consult the SAL for current offering details. Where differences exist between the Handbook and the SAL, the SAL should be taken as containing the correct subject offering details.
Subject Information
Grading System
Two sessions
School of Communication and Creative Industries
Enrolment restrictions

Restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Creative Practice

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • be able to investigate research techniques appropriate to their arts practice
  • be able to critically reflect on their own work and discuss it with other people
  • be able to develop an initial proposal for a substantial body of work in an approved field of arts practice through to final proposal stage
  • be able to submit a final proposal for their Exhibition/Performance/Project/Production
The subject will cover the following topics:
  • - arts practice research techniques;
  • - critical reflection on one's own arts practice;
  • - seminar presentations;
  • - topic development;
  • - drafting, polishing and submitting final Exhibition/Performance/Project/Production topic proposals.
Current Students

For any enquiries about subject selection or course structure you will need to contact your Course Director. You can find the name and contact details for your Course Director in your offer letter or contact your School office.

Prospective Students

For further information about Charles Sturt University, or this course offering, please contact info.csu on 1800 334 733 (free call within Australia) or enquire online.

The information contained in the 2017 CSU Handbook was accurate at the date of publication: June 2018. The University reserves the right to vary the information at any time without notice.