|Year of offer||2019|
|Subject level||Graduate coursework|
|Fees||Subject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date|
This subject provides an opportunity to understand the complexities of exhibitions management. Students will be introduced to the concepts and procedures required to develop, manage and deliver an exhibition or other arts-based project such as a performance, festival, etc.
Intended learning outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:
- gain an understanding as to the development and presentation of creative content;
- develop skills in the planning, implementation and evaluation of an arts based project; and
- extend their understanding of financial management issues as they relate to projects and arts organisations.
At the completion of this subject, students should gain the following generic skills:
- advance their communication skills through contributions to seminar discussions and presentations;
- develop their research, analytical and writing skills;
- expand their conceptual skills and creative thinking;
- increase their capacity for effective teamwork through group discussions and collaboration; and
- develop their time management and planning skills through managing subject workload requirements.
Eligibility and requirements
Students who have previously completed ACUR90006 Project Management in the Arts, AMGT90008 Project Management in the Arts or 760-523 Financial Management are not eligible to enrol in this subject.
Recommended background knowledge
It is highly recommended that students undertake this subject after completing at least 50 points of their course.
Core participation requirements
The University of Melbourne is committed to providing students with reasonable adjustments to assessment and participation under the Disability Standards for Education (2005), and the Assessment and Results Policy (MPF1326). Students are expected to meet the core participation requirements for their course. These can be viewed under Entry and Participation Requirements for the course outlines in the Handbook.
Further details on how to seek academic adjustments can be found on the Student Equity and Disability Support website: http://services.unimelb.edu.au/student-equity/home
- A 1,000 word venue analysis (20%), due during semester.
- A 4,000 word exhibition proposal (80%), due during examination period.
- Students are required to attend a minimum of 80% of classes in order to pass this subject and regular class participation is expected.
Dates & times
- Semester 1
Principal coordinator Rachel Marsden Mode of delivery On Campus — Parkville Contact hours Total 30 hours: A 1 hour lecture and a 1.5 hour seminar per week throughout semester. Total time commitment 170 hours Teaching period 4 March 2019 to 2 June 2019 Last self-enrol date 15 March 2019 Census date 31 March 2019 Last date to withdraw without fail 10 May 2019 Assessment period ends 28 June 2019
Semester 1 contact information
- Semester 2
Principal coordinator Rachel Marsden Mode of delivery On Campus — Parkville Contact hours Total 30 hours: A 1 hour lecture and a 1.5 hour seminar per week throughout semester. Total time commitment 170 hours Teaching period 29 July 2019 to 27 October 2019 Last self-enrol date 9 August 2019 Census date 31 August 2019 Last date to withdraw without fail 27 September 2019 Assessment period ends 22 November 2019
Semester 2 contact information
Time commitment details
A reader will be available.
- Subject notes
Admission to the Master of Art Curatorship, Master of Arts & Cultural Management, Master of Arts & Cultural Management (Moving Image) is required.
- Available through the Community Access Program
About the Community Access Program (CAP)
This subject is available through the Community Access Program (also called Single Subject Studies) which allows you to enrol in single subjects offered by the University of Melbourne, without the commitment required to complete a whole degree.
Entry requirements including prerequisites may apply. Please refer to the CAP applications page for further information.
Additional information for this subject
Subject coordinator approval required