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1297.0 - Australian Standard Research Classification (ASRC), 1998  
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Classification Structure - Division 410000 - The Arts


DisciplineSubject
      Description

410100
      Performing Arts
410101
      Music
410102
      Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies
410103
      Dance
410104
      Indigenous Performing Arts
410199
      Performing Arts not elsewhere classified
410200
      Visual Arts and Crafts
410201
      Graphic Arts
410202
      Fine Arts (incl. Sculpture and Painting)
410203
      Photography
410204
      Crafts
410299
      Visual Arts and Crafts not elsewhere classified
410300
      Cinema, Electronic Arts and Multimedia
410301
      Film and Video
410302
      Cinema Studies
410303
      Multimedia
410304
      Other Cinema and Electronic Arts
410400
      Design Studies
410401
      Design Theory
410402
      Design Innovation
410403
      Design Studio Practice
410404
      Design Management and Professional Practice
410405
      Design History and Cultural Theory
410499
      Design Studies not elsewhere classified
419900
      Other Arts
419901
      Art History and Appreciation
419999
      The Arts not elsewhere classified


Definitions

Division 410000 - the Arts, covers the study of the arts, including music, fine arts and drama. It also includes study of the cinema, electronic arts and design studies. This division has five disciplines:

    410100 - Performing Arts
    410200 - Visual Arts and Crafts
    410300 - Cinema, Electronic Arts and Multimedia
    410400 - Design Studies
    419900 - Other Arts

Discipline 410100 - Performing Arts

This discipline covers the performing arts. This discipline has five subjects:

    410101 - Music
    410102 - Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies
    410103 - Dance
    410104 - Indigenous Performing Arts
    410199 - Performing Arts not elsewhere classified

Discipline 410200 - Visual Arts and Crafts

This discipline covers the visual arts and crafts. This discipline has five subjects:

    410201 - Graphic Arts
    410202 - Fine Arts (incl. Sculpture and Painting)
    410203 - Photography
    410204 - Crafts
    410299 - Visual Arts and Crafts not elsewhere classified

Discipline 410300 - Cinema, Electronic Arts and Multimedia

This discipline covers study of the cinema, electronic arts and multimedia. This discipline has four subjects:

    410301 - Film and Video
    410302 - Cinema Studies
    410303 - Multimedia
    410304 - Other Cinema and Electronic Arts

    Exclusions:


      (a) Photography is included in Discipline 410200 Visual Arts and Crafts; and

      (b) screen and media culture is included in Discipline 420300 Cultural Studies.

Discipline 410400 - Design Studies

This discipline covers design studies, including related fields such as industrial arts and design and ergonomics. This discipline has six subjects:

    410401 - Design Theory
    410402 - Design Innovation
    410403 - Design Studio Practice
    410404 - Design Management and Professional Practice
    410405 - Design History and Cultural Theory
    410499 - Design Studies not elsewhere classified

    Exclusions:


      (a) Architecture is included in Discipline 310100 Architecture and Urban Environment; and

      (b) fine arts is included in Discipline 410200 Visual Arts and Crafts.

Discipline 419900 - Other Arts

This discipline covers the arts not elsewhere classified. This discipline has two subjects:

    419901 - Art History and Appreciation
    419999 - The Arts not elsewhere classified





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