A uniquely Victorian perspective on national and international art and the interplay between art theory and practice.
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PDFs updated 18 November 2014
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Full PDF Textbook
Complete textbook [PDF 9.7Mb]
PDF Textbook chapters
Preliminary pages [PDF 1.1Mb]
Chapter 2: Art and meaning [PDF 0.9Mb]
Chapter 3: Artmaking and personal meaning [PDF 1.1Mb]
Chapter 4: Assessment for Unit 1 [PDF 0.5Mb]
Chapter 5: Art and culture [PDF 1.4Mb]
Chapter 6: Artmaking and cultural expression [PDF 1.0Mb]
Chapter 7: Assessment for Unit 2 [PDF 0.6Mb]
Chapter 8: Interpreting art [PDF 1.7Mb]
Chapter 9: Assessment for Unit 3 - Outcome 1 [PDF 0.5Mb]
Chapter 10: Discussing and debating art [PDF 1.7Mb]
Chapter 11: Assessment for Unit 4 - Outcome 1 [PDF 0.7Mb]
Chapter 12: Investigation, interpretation, realisation and resolution [PDF 1.0Mb]
Chapter 13: Assessment for Units 3 and 4 - Outcome 2 [PDF 0.3Mb]
Glossary and Index [PDF 0.3Mb]
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All assessment criteria
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