units

ADD5092

Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture

Postgraduate - Unit

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0 points, SCA Band 1, 0.000 EFTSL

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LevelPostgraduate
FacultyFaculty of Art, Design and Architecture
OfferedCaulfield Second semester 2014 (Day)
Caulfield Second semester 2014 (Off-campus)
Caulfield Second semester 2014 (External Candidature)
Coordinator(s)Dr Fiona Macdonald

Synopsis

Theory Workshop examines theory models and investigative methods in contemporary research. The candidate develops a conceptual framework of studio research and exegesis that identifies the relations between research intention and research method.

Outcomes

On successful completion of this unit, candidates will:

  1. have identified a conceptual framework for the research
  2. be able to argue the logic of their research process
  3. be able to situate the relevance of their research within a contemporary context
  4. have further developed the theoretical languages of the research
  5. be equipped to sustain an exegetical elaboration of their research
  6. have prepared for PhD confirmation.

Assessment

Presentation, chapter outline and chapter draft form 100% of the assessment

Chief examiner(s)

Workload requirements

2 hours per week, 10 hours of private study

Prerequisites