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139.223 Creative Processes (15 credits)

An investigation of human creativity that involves the study of creative practice and the making of original works of performance, film and writing.

Details Details

  • Year: 2020
  • Mode: Internal
  • Semester: Semester Two full semester
  • Location: Wellington Campus
  • Coordinator: A/Pro Elspeth Tilley
  • Subject: English
  • College: College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Online component Details

  • Online component: Partially Taught Online - As part of the course is taught online, Broadband access is required. In addition to accessing the Course Guide, students will be required to access core and supplementary digital study resources, contribute to discussion fora and complete online activities and assessment tasks. Core study resources that can be published in print will be supplied to the students who request them. Learn more about Stream, our online learning environment.

Requirements Requirements help

  • Prerequisite(s):
    General Prerequisite: At least 45 credits from 100 level

Dates

  • Start Date: Monday 13 July, 2020
  • End date: Sunday 15 November, 2020

Withdrawal dates Requirements help

The last day to withdraw from this course:

  • Without financial penalty: Saturday 25 July, 2020
  • Without academic penalty: Tuesday 13 October, 2020

Fees


Course fees for 2020

  • Domestic Students: NZD $862.50 *
  • International Students NZD $4,081.25 *

* This fee information is for estimation purposes only and includes New Zealand Goods and Services Tax. Actual fees payable will be finalised on confirmation of enrolment. The estimate does not include non-tuition fees. To view an estimate showing both tuition and non-tuition fees use the Fees Calculator. These fees only apply to 2020 enrolments. Domestic students may be eligible for free fees in their first year.

Learning outcomes Details

Students who successfully complete this course should be able to:

  1. Build a vocabulary to articulate the creative process.
  2. Build an ethos of trust and support which will encourage spontaneity and risk taking.
  3. Explore models of art-making, both historical and contemporary.
  4. Develop their understanding of the political, social, and psychological forces that influence creative processes.

Please note: Learning Outcomes are subject to change until the beginning of the semester in which the course is delivered.

Assessments Details

During this course, the following assessments will contribute to your final mark.


Assessment Learning outcomes assessed Weighting
1 Creative Compositions 3,4 25.0%
2 Oral/Performance/Presentation 2,3,4 35.0%
3 Creative Compositions 1,4 40.0%

Please note: Assessment weightings are subject to change until the beginning of the semester in which the course is delivered.

* Specific dates for assessments will be finalised in information provided on Stream at the start of the Course.

Completion requirements

Students must miss no more than three tutorials without documented evidence of critical personal circumstances.

Textbooks

It is recommended that textbooks are purchased no sooner than 7 weeks prior to the semester start date as textbooks can be subject to change.


  • There are no set texts for this course.

Bennetts Bookshop stocks textbooks and legislation. Current second-hand textbooks are also bought and sold. For more information visit Bennett's Online Books

Class timetable

The class timetable displays all available class times for this offering. Once you have enrolled in a course, you can access the student portal and select which of these class times you wish to attend.

Requirement(s): Each student should take 1 hour(s) of Lecture(s), and 2 hour(s) of Workshop(s) per week.


Lecture (All students)
Monday 13:00 - 14:00

Workshop (Workshop 1)
Wednesday 08:00 - 10:00

Workshop (Workshop 2)
Tuesday 09:00 - 11:00

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