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Arts

FFA271

Enrolment
Unit Code
Unit Title
FFA237 Australia in Performance and Art
(Not Offered 2014)
FFA248 Design: Theatres and Exhibitions
FFA249 Ideas of Nature and Culture
(Not Offered 2014)
FFA250 New From Old: Renaissance and Enlightenment
FFA252 Modernism and After
(Not Offered 2014)
FFA253 Theories of Performance
FFA256 Ideas of Space and Time
(Not Offered 2014)
FFA257 Ideas of Subject and Object
FFA259 Creativity: theories in practice
(Not Offered 2014)
FFA269 Art, Site, Performance
FFA271 Wilderness and Natural Environment
FFC206 Ceramics & Architecture
(Not Offered 2014)
FFC207 Ceramics & Architecture 2
(Not Offered 2014)
FFC209 The Potter's Wheel
FFC213 Ceramics: ideas from the body
FFD204 Drawing From the Environment
FFD206 The Printed Image
FFD208 Printmaking: Media and Methods
FFD209 Drawing the Body: Media and Methods
FFD210 Abstraction through Drawing
FFE210 Interdisciplinary Project
FFE211 Self-directed Project
FFE215 The Artist's Book
(Not Offered 2014)
FFE216 Approaches to Space and Surface
(Not Offered 2014)
FFE234 Exhibition and Presentation Practice
FFE316 Approaches to Space and Surface
FFP204 What are the Limits of Painting?
FFP205 Painting: Media and Methods
FFP250 Painting: Contemporary/Temporal
FFR208 Digital Video and Temporal Media
(Not Offered 2014)
FFR212 Dialogues in Black and White
(Not Offered 2014)
FFR214 Photomedia: Convergence
FFR215 Photomedia: Art and Site
FFR216 Sound Art
(Not Offered 2014)
FFR217 Digital Photography
FFR252 Digital Imaging - Foundations
FFS203 Soft Sculpture
(Not Offered 2014)
FFS206 Sculpture From The Skip
FFS207 Bronze Casting
FFS251 Body Adornment
FFX202 Textiles: 3D Techniques
FFX205 ExperimentalTextiles
FPB201 Classical Production
FPB202 Classical Performance
FPB205 Playing Shakespeare
(Not Offered 2014)
FPB206 Performing Tasmania
(Not Offered 2014)
FPB208 Imagist Theatre: Beckett & Kane
(Not Offered 2014)
FPB209 Contemporary Theatre Studio
(Not Offered 2014)
FPB227 Acting for Screen
FPB230 Contemporary Acting Methods
FPB231 Creatics: Acting For Performance
(Not Offered 2014)
FPB232 Devised Performance
(Not Offered 2014)
FPB233 Accents, Dialects and Performance
FPB235 Physio-Vocal Training
(Not Offered 2014)
FPB236 Speaking Texts
(Not Offered 2014)
FPB237 Voice Overs and Multimedia
(Not Offered 2014)
FPB239 Movement for Performers
FPB251 Stage Management
(Not Offered 2014)
FPB252 Effective Speaking
FPB255 Scriptwriting
(Not Offered 2014)
HXA201 Complementary Study

2014 FFA271 Wilderness and Natural Environment

Unit Level:

Available as a Student Elective: Yes

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See also   FFA371

SPECIAL NOTE: Available as an elective. Subject to enrolment quota. This unit requires a moderate level of physical fitness for bush walking.

OFFERINGS

Unit Sem 1 Sem 2 Full Yr Spring Summer Winter
FFA271 L

Key Semester Dates
Semester Campus Attendance Note Start Date Census Date Final WW Date* End Date
Summer L On Campus Offering in L 13-JAN-2014 17-JAN-2014 20-JAN-2014 24-JAN-2014

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see Withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2014 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2014 will be available from the 1st October 2013.

This unit can be taken in other courses
About Census Dates

DESCRIPTION

This unit provides an introduction to the history of ideas associated with the perception, representation and conservation of the natural environment. Wilderness is a highly contested space, and this unit will emphasise the competing contemporary meanings of wilderness in the contexts of colonisation, environmentalism and human/non-human relations. Through field trip/s, students will explore methods of articulating the concept of wilderness, building narratives of site/s that respond to histories, encounters, and traces.

WEIGHT: 12.5%

ASSESSMENT:

Reflective journal (2500 words equivalent) (50%), Essay (1500 words) (30%), Written exercise (1000 words equivalent) (20%)

TEACHING PATTERN:

39 contact hours comprising lectures, demonstrations, critiques, presentations and field trips.

REQUISITE INFO
Prereq 25% Theory units at Level 100 for BCA students
M.Excl FFE235/335 Wilderness and Natural Environment
M.Excl FFA235/335 Wilderness and Natural Environment

TEXTS
Launceston Co-op Bookshop Website - Semester (Summer)

STAFF: Dr Karen Hall (Coordinator)

FEES
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KEY

Units are offered in attending mode unless otherwise indicated (that is attendance is required at the campus identified). A unit identified as offered by distance, that is there is no requirement for attendance, is identified with a nominal enrolment campus. A unit offered to both attending students and by distance from the same campus is identified as having both modes of study.

Campus - H Hobart, L Launceston, W Burnie. Study Centre - V Sydney, R Rozelle, P Beauty Point. Distance units may also have a campus identifier of I Isolated, N Interstate, O Overseas. Units delivered in Transnational Education (TNE) Programs have a campus identifier of A Hangzhou, F Fuzhou, G Shanghai, K KDU Malaysia, Q Kuwait or Y Hong Kong.

Special approval is required for enrolment into TNE Program units - campuses A, F, G, K, Q and Y click here for more information.



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