• Offered by School of Art
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Visual Arts
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Ashley Eriksmoen
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in Second Semester 2014
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This course requires each student to develop and undertake an individual project that deals with human interface with the near environment and/or broadly interpreted investigations involving furniture and domestic objects.  Independent exploration of relevant concepts, approaches, and works consolidates each student's knowledge of the contextual framework for their furniture project; critical reflection is further developed through discussion with staff and peers. This course allows use of alternative materials and interdisciplinary collaborations.  Students will develop, complete and exhibit the finished outcomes of their proposals at the end of the semester. Occupational health and safety instruction is an integral part of this course.

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. Demonstrate skills in idea generation, refinement of concepts, and in creating an independent furniture project;
  2. Develop, research and evaluate relevant concepts and processes through creative, critical and reflective thinking;
  3. Work independently and/or collaboratively in response to the project’s demands, appropriating technologies or media as they serve the concepts;
  4. Reflect on social and cultural issues and apply local and international perspectives to furniture practices and issues;
  5. Present completed works suitable for exhibition.

Indicative Assessment

Portfolio of studio work (80%) [LOs 1, 2, 4]

Journal/Documentation/Studio Theory presentation (20%) [LOs 1 and 3, 5]

Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessions that provide ongoing feedback on work in progress

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Workload

4 hours 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 be studying one of the following programs; Bachelor of Arts (Visual) (3010) Bachelor of Design Arts (3011) Bachelor of Visual Arts (3012) Bachelor of Visual Arts (3013) Bachelor of Design Arts (3014) Bachelor of Arts (Digital) (3020) Bachelor of Digital Arts (3022) Bachelor of Arts (New Media Arts) (3030) Bachelor of Design Arts (3115) Bachelor of Visual Arts (3125) Bachelor of Arts(Visual) (4010) Bachelor of Arts (Visual)/Bachelor of Music (4011) Bachelor of Visual Arts/Bachelor of Music (4012) Bachelor of Arts (Visual)/Bachelor of Science (Forestry) (4018) Bachelor of Visual Arts/Bachelor of Science (Forestry) (4019) Bachelor of Arts/Bachelor of Arts (Visual) (4100) 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 Asian Studies/Bachelor of Visual Arts (4519) Bachelor of Asian Studies (Specialist)/Bachelor of Arts (Visual) (4558) Bachelor of Asian Studies (Specialist)/Bachelor of Arts (Visual) (4559) Bachelor of Asia-Pacific Studies/Bachelor of Visual Arts (4570) Bachelor of Asian Studies (Specialist)/Bachelor of Visual Arts (4589) Bachelor Asian Studies/Bachelor of Arts (Visual) (4590) Bachelor of Asian Studies/Bachelor of Arts (Visual) (4599) And you must have completed ARTV2207 and ARTV2209 and ARTV3215. You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTV2205 or ARTV3026 or DESA2205 or DESA3002 or DESA3202.

Majors

Fees

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:
1
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.

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

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
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
9192 21 Jul 2014 01 Aug 2014 31 Aug 2014 30 Oct 2014 In Person N/A

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