- Code DESA3902
- Unit Value 6 units
- 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
The aim of this course students develop and undertake an individual design project. Experimental studio research into the planning and manufacturing process will be informed by contemporary
and/or historical precedents. Concept, research and development is progressed through critical
evaluation. Students will learn how to research and articulate the context of their work, including theoretical, historical and critical frameworks. Students will develop a high level body of work suitable for exhibiton. Occupational health and safety instruction is an integral part of this course.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, student will be able to:
- Demonstrate skill in planning and execution of an independent design project and create a body of work that is suitable for exhibition
- Develop, research and evaluate design concepts and processes through creative, critical and reflective thinking
- Articulate the concepts and techniques underpinning the project.
- Demonstrate comprehensive awareness of design related historical, critical and theoretical contexts of your work.
Indicative AssessmentPortfolio of studio work (80%) [LOs 1-4]
Journal/Documentation/presentation (20%). [LOs 2-4]
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Workload4 hours per week lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice and 6 hours per week independent studio practice.
Requisite and Incompatibility
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