• Offered by School of Art
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Design Art
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Mode of delivery In Person

In this course students develop a design brief articulating the ideas and context for their work and providing a plan of the research required to bring an individual design project to completion. Projects develop over the semester in response to studio research and critical discussion with staff and peers. At this level, students critically reflect upon and evaluate their completed design projects and present full documentation of tests, models, and all design planning.Students will be engage in a weekly seminar focused on practice-led research and concepts in contemporary textile practice. 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, student will  be able to:
  1. Plan and execute a design-based project
  2. Demonstrate a high level of skill in the application of relevant technologies and practical processes
  3. Effectively interpret, communicate and present ideas suited to the project through integration of concepts and processes
  4. Demonstrate expanded awareness of historical and theoretical contexts for art and design practice and consider their own work in relation to broader cultural contexts.

Indicative Assessment

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

Journal/documentation/presentation (20%). [LOs 3-4]

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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 have successfully completed ARTV1901 and ARTV1902 and DESA2906 and DESA2907 and DESA2908 and DESA2909 or DESA2904 or DESA3001. You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed DESA2905 and DESA3002 and ARTV3026 and ARTV2905 and ARTV3901.

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

There are no current offerings for this course.

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