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Critical&Curatorial Practices in Design (ABPL90367)

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Overview

Year of offer2018
Subject levelGraduate coursework
Subject codeABPL90367
Campus
Parkville
Availability(Quotas apply)
Semester 2
FeesSubject EFTSL, Level, Discipline & Census Date

This research-based subject focuses on critical, curatorial and conceptual practices in design. It offers advanced training in the field of design criticism, publishing, curating, exhibiting, writing and research. Students will be exposed to a range of theoretical approaches to the curating and interpretation of design, and current techniques of display, documentation and installation. Through a focus on specific case study examples related directly to proposed exhibition projects, students will develop research skills, interpretation techniques and innovative curatorial methods. Assessment will take the form of written reports, data collection, and graphic and design exercises equivalent to 5000 words.

Intended learning outcomes

  • Documentation and research techniques
  • Critical and analytical skills
  • Develop knowledge in the field in the field of design criticism, curating, and exhibiting

Last updated: 28 November 2017