This course introduces kiln-casting processes and develops in depth skills in glass fusing and cold finishing. Set projects introduce thematic ideas and are aimed at developing student’s ability to reflect and integrate concepts with material and process investigations. Lectures and group discussions assist students locate their experimental methods within the broader field of crafts, design and visual arts practice. Occupational health and safety instruction is integrated throughout the syllabus.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
- Competently utilise a range of glass kiln forming processes and cold working techniques in response to set tasks
- Independently explore the potential of material/s used in Glass Kiln working tasks
- Investigate the application of concepts and processes to self directed works in kiln formed Glass
- Engage and explore historical and theoretical contexts relevant to the projects.
Indicative AssessmentPortfolio of studio work (80%) [LO 1, 2, 3]
and Journal/Documentation/Studio Theory presentation [LO 4] (20%).
Feedback on work in progress is provided during class and at mid semester review session. Final assessment will be based on presented completed works, journals, tests and models.
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Workload4 hours per week of contact include technical instruction, lectures and group discussions. 6 hours per week independent studio practice.
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|5064||17 Feb 2014||07 Mar 2014||31 Mar 2014||30 May 2014||In Person||N/A|