• Offered by School of Art
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Visual Arts
  • Areas of interest Visual Arts
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Nadege Desgenetez
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2015
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This course introduces students to the fundamental skills and knowledge for working with glass. Through theme-based projects framed by technical courses, students build awareness of processes and acquire hand skills in the areas of glass blowing, kiln forming and cold working. Integrated studio theory lectures introduce the historical context for contemporary glass and group discussions extend the integration of contextual knowledge to developing projects. 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. Utilise skills relevant to glass working in response to Workshop projects
  2. Explore material/s used in Glass Workshop projects
  3. Recognise relationships between concept and process in glass
  4. Identify historical and theoretical contexts relevant to Glass Workshop projects

Indicative Assessment

Portfolio of studio work and visual journal (80%) and Documentation (20%). Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessionsthat provide ongoing feedback on work in progress.

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Workload

4 hours per week of contact include technical instruction, lectures and group discussions. 6 hours per week independent studio practice.

Requisite and Incompatibility

You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTV1011 & DESA1001.

You will need to contact the School of Art to request a permission code to enrol in this course.

Majors

Minors

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. Tuition fees are indexed annually. 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
2015 $2604
International fee paying students
Year Fee
2015 $3576
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.

First Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
2601 16 Feb 2015 06 Mar 2015 31 Mar 2015 29 May 2015 In Person N/A

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