1 x 1-hour lecture weekly
1 x 2-hour tutorial weekly
1 Admission into BCACW-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Creative Writing)
1a Admission into BCADM-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Digital Media)
1b Admission into BCASC-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Screen)
1c Admission into BCADR-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Drama)
1d Admission into BCAVA-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Visual Arts)
1e Admission into BCAVEED-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Visual Effects and Entertainment Design)
1f Admission into BCAHVEED-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Honours) (Visual Effects and Entertainment Design)
1g Admission into BCAET-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Enterprise)
1h Admission into BCI-Bachelor of Creative Industries
1i Admission into UCA-Undergraduate Certificate in Acting
1j Admission into BA-Bachelor of Arts
1k Admission into BAHA-Bachelor of Arts - Enhanced Program for High Achievers
1l Admission into DIPA-Diploma in Arts
1m Admission into BASC-Bachelor of Arts and Science
1n Admission into BGS-Bachelor of General Studies
1o Admission into BEDSTBA-Bachelor of Education Studies, Bachelor of Arts
1p Admission into BCAFS-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Fashion)
1q Admission into BCACD-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Costume Design)
1r Admission into BCADN-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Dance)
1s Admission into BCAGP-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Game Production)
1t Admission into BCACWFP-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Creative Writing) - City Campus
1u Admission into BCAGPFP-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Game Production) - City Campus
1v Admission into BCAVEEDFP-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Visual Effects and Entertainment Design) - City Campus
1w Admission into BCIFTFP-Bachelor of Creative Industries (Film and Television) - City Campus
1x Admission into BCIDMFP-Bachelor of Creative Industries (Digital Media) - City Campus
1y Admission into BCIWPFP-Bachelor of Creative Industries (Writing and Publishing) - City Campus
1z Admission into BMCFP-Bachelor of Media and Communication - City Campus
2 Admission into BCIFAPFP-Bachelor of Creative Industries (Festivals and Arts Production) - City Campus
2a Admission into BCAFSV-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Fashion) - VET Entry
2b Admission into BCACDV-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Costume Design) - VET Entry
2c Admission into BCAVEEDV-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Visual Effects and Entertainment Design) - VET Entry
2d Admission into BCIM-Bachelor of Creative Industries (Music)
2e Admission into BCAFSI-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Fashion) - International Student Entry
2f Admission into BCACDI-Bachelor of Creative Arts (Costume Design) - International Student Entry
Must Satisfy: (((1 or 1a or 1b or 1c or 1d or 1e or 1f or 1g or 1h or 1i or 1j or 1k or 1l or 1m or 1n or 1o or 1p or 1q or 1r or 1s or 1t or 1u or 1v or 1w or 1x or 1y or 1z)) or ((2 or 2a or 2b or 2c or 2d or 2e or 2f)))
Enrolment not permitted
CREA1202 has been successfully completed
Essay and Theory Presentation 50%; Comparative Review 30%; In-class and seminar work 20%.
Topic description

This topic will introduce students to the types of communication, both written and oral, necessary for active creative artists in contemporary Australia. It will examine texts drawn from a number of different Humanities disciplines, and will analyse them with regard to genre, art history and cultural theory. It also maintains an emphasis on academic skills.

Educational aims

This topic aims to introduce students to:

  • The analysis of different kinds of creative work
  • Critical and theoretical means of textual analysis
  • The research and written skills required for tertiary study in the humanities
Expected learning outcomes
On completion of this topic you will be expected to be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of various methodologies required for textual analysis
  2. Demonstrate an awareness of creative practice across several media
  3. Demonstrate basic skills required for successful essay writing at a tertiary level