• Offered by School of Art
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Visual Arts
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Valerie Kirk
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in Second Semester 2015
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The aim of this course is to examine the process of creating, promoting and exhibiting in contemporary textile practice. The course will be presented as a series of lectures, visits to arts organisations and will culminate in a practical project which will impart hands-on experience of working professionally as a textiles artist. Students will research and develop knowledge of textiles art in Australia, as well as gain experience in working on art projects with public outcomes. Students will also learn safe working practices and develop an understanding of relevant OH&S procedures to fulfil course requirements.

Learning Outcomes

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

Upon successful completion of this course, student will  be able to:
  1. Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the Australian art and design sectors
  2. Research and critically analyse the market for textile artists/designers.
  3. Research and develop products within specific guidelines
  4. Practical experience of working on textile art/design projects with public outcomes

Indicative Assessment

Portfolio of studio work (80%) [LOs 3-4]

Journal/Documentation/presentation (20%). [LOs 1 – 4]

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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 a Bachelor of visual arts degree and have successfully completed ARTV1901 and ARTV1902 and ARTV2906 and ARTV2907 and ARTV2908 or ARTV2003. You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTV2904 and ARTV2004 and DESA3001 and DESA2904 and DESA2909.

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. 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.

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
3120 20 Jul 2015 07 Aug 2015 31 Aug 2015 30 Oct 2015 In Person N/A

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