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Fieldwork: Improvisation & Exchange (CCDP90016)

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Year of offerNot available in 2019
Subject levelGraduate coursework
Subject codeCCDP90016
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

Students will explore themes of Improvisation and Exchange by creatively engaging in a collaborative project related to arts and community practice through a ‘fieldwork’ delivery model. An online component with theoretical readings will prepare students for an intensive learning course situated in a community partnership collaborative arts context. Students will present both material representations (artist presentation, performance or exhibition) of creative work and a written contextual analysis of work for assessment.

Intended learning outcomes

On completion of this subject, the student should be able to:

  • demonstrate the capacity to develop and realise a collaborative project in a community context
  • demonstrate an ability to engage with theories of contemporary arts and community practice
  • exhibit the skills to interpret, analyse and problem solve in collaborative and community-based practice
  • exhibit analytical skills regarding stakeholders, sites and social contexts

Generic skills

On completion of this subject, the student should be able to:

  • display an ability for critical discourse and analysis of community contexts and collaborative artworks with peers
  • confidently communicate our ideas through creative, oral and written skills
  • display ability to negotiate collaborations and work in a team environment
  • confidently enact leadership in a group context

Last updated: 9 November 2018