ART518 Critical Reading and Research (16)
This subject will focus students on the critical exploration of specific arts issues by providing an opportunity for concentrated research into the literature of their chosen field under the guidance of a supervisor. Students may investigate art historical
issues or choose to explore theory and practice of art as it relates to other disciplines such as literature, history, psychology, religious studies, sociology or cultural studies.
No offerings have been identified for this subject in 2019.
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
One session
School of Communication and Creative Industries
Enrolment restrictions

Entry is restricted to students enrolled in the Master of Creative Practice.

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject, students should:
  • Fully understand the nature and value of a literature review;
  • Have an enhanced knowledge of the relationship between theory and practice in their own field;
  • Understand the theoretical issues underpinning their chosen field;
  • Be able to critically evaluate the relationship of their chosen field to wider critical contexts.
The subject will cover the following topics:
  • This subject will cover topics as proposed by the student and negotiated with and approved by, the specific supervisor. They include:
  • development of a topic proposal
  • compiling of an annotated bibliography
  • draft stages of a major paper
  • completion of a major paper
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.