Visual Arts Hsc Essay Writing
General information for the 2017 HSC course will be posted here.
Download the current task for Term 1 2016here
Download the current task for Term 2 2017 here
Body of Work overview
Assessment Dates 2017
Assessment Task 1 : Body of Work Proposal + Cockatoo Island Week 4 Term 1 2017
Assessment Task 2: Mid Course Review (TBA) + Exam
Mid-Course Exams Feb 22nd – March 4th Week 5-6
Assessment Task 3: Edge of Trees TBA
Assessment Task 4: Body of Work Progressive TBA
Assessment Task 5; Body of Work Submission TBA
If you experience any difficulty completing a task by the due date you will need to complete and submit a misadventure form.
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Your Case Studies form the core of the the information you will need to inform your responses to Section 2 of your HSC exam. The artists listed below supplement the Case Studies covered in class and should allow you to build on any ‘thesis’ based approach you might want to take to the extended response section of this year’s HSC.
A thesis based approach to responses in Section 2 suggests that you target a specific question type i.e.,
- Conceptual Framework
By doing so you can focus the information you collect in relation to the artists you study.
Ideally you should have at least 3 artists from either your inclass case studies and/or from the recommended list of online sites;
(best if not from the same media area) and be able to discuss a range of works related to each. You should have a collection of relevant quotes related to either the works or the artists themselves.
Current Case studies to date include;
Additional Case Studies are available here
Shaun Gladewll | here
Bill Viola | here
Cao Fei | here
David Hockney | here
John Berger | here
Miwa Yanagi | here
Robert Hughes | here
Shazhia Sikander | here
Yayoi Kusama | here
Janet Laurence | here
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