The aim of this course is to develop technical and conceptual skills and understandings relating to a range of screen-printing processes and to explore the use of pattern systems in surface design/image making techniques. Students will develop skills and knowledge relating to creating repeat motifs and working with pattern systems, preparing artwork, mixing, applying and heat setting pigment-based print pastes, repeat registration methods prints, and the use of computer software in artwork creation, and use these as a means for the creative expression of ideas through both class and individual projects.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, student will be able to:
- Demonstrate creative and critical exploration, experimentation and integration of ideas, materials and techniques, through class and individual projects;
- Demonstrate competency with the preparation of artwork for fabric repeat printing using hand and computer-based methods;
- Demonstrate technical competency in relation to fabric screenprinting and repeat systems;
- Apply knowledge of the historical, cultural and theoretical contexts and contemporary practices relevant to screen printing as a medium for visual arts/design through development and execution of studio projects and research.
of studio work and visual journal (80%) and Documentation (20%).
Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessions that
provide ongoing feedback on work in progress.
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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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- Student Contribution Band:
- Unit value:
- 6 units
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Offerings and Dates
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|8432||18 Jul 2016||29 Jul 2016||31 Aug 2016||28 Oct 2016||In Person||N/A|