• Offered by School of Art
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Visual Arts
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Richard Whiteley
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in Second Semester 2014
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This course aims to develop advanced skills in kiln forming and advanced cold forming. Technical demonstrations and hands on courses are the main teaching method for these areas of glass working. Set projects include thematic and self-directed projects, and allow individual exploration of concepts and techniques aimed at experimentation and developing research methods. Lectures and group discussions extend students knowledge of themes and issues within current practice and assist build the ability to analyse and critique their own work and working methods. Occupational health and safety instruction is integrated throughout the syllabus. 

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to:
  1. Competently utilise a range of intermediate and advanced kiln forming and cold working skills in response to set tasks
  2. Demonstrate an analytical approach to conceptualizing kiln formed and cold worked objects
  3. Experiment while integrating concepts and processes through self directed kiln forming and cold working projects
  4. Critically engage with historical and theoretical contexts as introduced through integrated glass studio theory

Indicative Assessment

Portfolio of studio work (80%) [LO 1, 2, 3]

and Journal/Documentation/Studio Theory presentation (20%) [LO 2, 3, 4].

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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4 hours contact per week lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice and 6 hours per week independent studio practice.

Requisite and Incompatibility

To enrol in this course you must have completed ARTV2003 or ARTV2303, or both ARTV2313 and ARTV2314, and you must be studying one of the following programs; Bachelor of Arts (Visual) (3010) Bachelor of Visual Arts (3012) Bachelor of Visual Arts (3013) Bachelor of Design Arts (3014) Bachelor of Digital Arts (3022) Bachelor of Arts (New Media Arts) (3030) Bachelor of Design Arts (3115) Bachelor of Visual Arts (3125) Bachelor of Visual Arts/Bachelor of Music (4012) Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Arts (Visual) (4101) Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Visual Arts (4112) Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Visual Arts (4113) Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Digital Arts (4115) Bachelor of Asia-Pacific Studies/Bachelor of Visual Arts (4570) Bachelor of Asian Studies (Specialist)/Bachelor of Visual Arts (4589) Flexible Double Degree - Arts, Social Sciences, Business and Science (4050) Flexible Double Degree - Arts, Social Sciences, Business and Science - 5 year (4555) Flexible Double Degree - Law (4350) Also, you are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTV2304, ARTV2004, DESA2304, DESA3001 or DESA2308.



Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

If you are a domestic graduate coursework or international student you will be required to pay tuition fees. Students continuing in their current program of study will have their tuition fees indexed annually from the year in which you commenced your program. Further information for domestic and international students about tuition and other fees can be found at Fees.

Student Contribution Band:
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

6.00 0.12500
Domestic fee paying students
Year Fee Description
1994-2003 $1110
2014 $2484
2013 $2358
2012 $2358
2011 $2310
2010 $2250
2009 $2178
2008 $2178
2007 $2178
2006 $2178
2005 $2178
2004 $1836
International fee paying students
Year Fee
1994-2003 $2454
2014 $3246
2013 $3090
2012 $3090
2011 $3090
2010 $3090
2009 $3090
2008 $3090
2007 $2988
2006 $2988
2005 $2988
2004 $2778
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

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Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
9140 21 Jul 2014 01 Aug 2014 31 Aug 2014 30 Oct 2014 In Person N/A

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