CART 7019 Writing Process

Credit Points 10

Legacy Code 102499

Coordinator Dennis Schmidt Opens in new window

Description This unit will consider elements of the physical world around us: the phenomena we inhabit which form our sense of self. Focusing on literature and how meaning is created in literary form the unit will consider the interaction between the created world and the real world. It will focus on method and process in writing. In doing this it will engage with ideas from a number of areas, including science, philosophy, and literary theory in considering particular aspects of both our interaction with world, and how it shapes us, and the manner in which art shapes and forces itself upon the world. A specific theme related to the process of creation in art will be addressed.

School Humanities & Comm Arts

Student Contribution Band HECS Band 2 10cp

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Level Postgraduate Coursework Level 7 subject

Equivalent Subjects CART 7017 - World (Art and Nature)

Restrictions Students must be enrolled in 1831 Master of Arts in Literature and Creative Writing or 8083 Bachelor of Research Studies

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of this subject, students should be able to:
  1. Apply phenomological methods to the analysis of everyday experience
  2. Characterise how conceptual approaches from the sciences might be integrated with artistic or cultural expression
  3. Reflect upon the nature of the interaction between ideas and bodies
  4. Generate a creative or criticial piece of writing that considers the nature of the interaction between the natural world and the worlds expressed in imaginative forms
  5. Analyse the different and complimentary potentials of thinking in sicence and thinking in the arts
  6. Contrast the descriptions of the world possible through art and science.

Subject Content

- physical phenomena and how we engage with them
- The interaction between science and The Arts
- The representation of embodied thought
- The idea of The World and its reflection in Creative forms
- Understanding through art, Understanding through science
- The feeling of ideas.

Assessment

The following table summarises the standard assessment tasks for this subject. Please note this is a guide only. Assessment tasks are regularly updated, where there is a difference your Learning Guide takes precedence.

Item Length Percent Threshold Individual/Group Task
Written Project 4000 words 100 N Individual

Prescribed Texts

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Teaching Periods

2022 Semester 2

Parramatta - Victoria Rd

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