The aim of this course is to examine the process of planning, designing and marketing textile design products. The course will be presented as a series of lectures, visits to craft and design organisations and will culminate in a practical project which will impart hands-on experience of working professionally as a textiles designer. Students will research and develop knowledge of textiles design practice in Australia, as well as experience in working on design 'commissions' with public outcomes. Students will also learn safe working practices and develop an understanding of relevant OH&S procedures to fulfill course requirements.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, student will be able to:
- Demonstrate knowledge and understanding of the Australian craft and design sectors
- Research and critically analyse the market for textile designers and makers.
- Research and develop products within specific guidelines
- Practical experience of working on textile projects with public outcomes.
Indicative AssessmentPortfolio of studio work (80%) [LOs 3-4]
Journal/Documentation/presentation (20%). [LOs 1-4]
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Workload4 hours per week lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice and 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|
|3100||20 Jul 2015||07 Aug 2015||31 Aug 2015||30 Oct 2015||In Person||N/A|