Subject Descriptions - Subject Information

Calendar: 2019 Undergraduate
Faculty: Faculty of Law, Humanities and the Arts
Department: School of the Arts, English and Media

COSMOS mastered subject: Version 2000.01

Subject Information
Subject Code CAPF215
Subject Name Scene-work 1: Engaging with Text
Credit Points 6
Pre-Requisites CAPF102
Co-Requisites None.
Restrictions None.
Equivalence None.
Assessment Performance 30% Performance 30% Presentation 40%
General Subject No.
EFTSL (Non Weighted) 0.125
Non Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
Pre-1997 Pre-2005 Post-2005 Post-2008 Post-2009 Post-2010
$ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820  $ 820 
Weighted Student Contribution Amounts
Commonwealth Supported (HECS) Students Only
1771-Bachelor of Laws (Honours) (Direct Entry)
1777-Bachelor of Laws (Direct Entry)
1827-Bachelor of International Studies - Bachelor of Laws
1845-Bachelor of Information Technology - Bachelor of Laws
1852-Bachelor of Business Information Systems - Bachelor of Laws
760-Bachelor of Communication and Media Studies - Bachelor of Laws
770-Bachelor of Laws (Graduate Entry)
771-Bachelor of Arts - Bachelor of Laws
771H-Course information not Found
772-Bachelor of Creative Arts - Bachelor of Laws
773-Bachelor of Commerce - Bachelor of Laws
774-Bachelor of Mathematics - Bachelor of Laws
775-Bachelor of Science - Bachelor of Laws
775H-Course information not Found
775M-Course information not Found
779-Bachelor of Engineering - Bachelor of Laws
858-Bachelor of Journalism - Bachelor of Laws
Work Experience No
Tutorial Enrolment Information None.

Subject Availability
Session Autumn  (04-03-2019 to 27-06-2019)
Campus Wollongong
Delivery Method On Campus
Instance Name Class 1
Course Restrictions 1849 - Bachelor of Performance  (Wollongong)
352 - Bachelor of Performance (Dean's Scholar)  (Wollongong)
Contact Hours 3 hrs practical per week
Lecturer(s) and
Cons. times
Catherine McKinnon
Coordinator(s) and
Cons. times
Catherine McKinnon
Instance Comment  
Census Date 31-03-2019

Subject Description
Working from theatre texts students will learn to act ‘real people’. The focus will be on basic interpretation, learning a rehearsal process, communicating with other actors and bringing an inner life to character.

Subject Learning Outcomes
On successful completion of this subject, students will be able to:
1. demonstrate competency in acting
2. develop a capacity for imaginative, transformative and interpretive performance
3. work effectively with fellow actors
4. give and receive informed feedback

Textbook Information
Students will be advised of recommended texts at the commencement of session
Text book information is available via the UniShop website:

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