- Code ARTV2313
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Art
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Visual Arts
- Areas of interest Visual Arts, Creative Arts
- Academic career UGRD
- Richard Whiteley
- Mode of delivery In Person
First Semester 2016
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This course introduces kiln casting processes and cold finishing techniques in glass for creative visual outcomes. Course projects introduce thematic ideas interwoven with technical processes. Projects are aimed at developing student's ability to work the material as well as reflect and develop concepts into their working method. The course is designed to accommodate learning for students with different levels of experience. Lectures and group discussions assist students to locate their experimental methods within the broader field of craft, design and visual arts practice.
This is a topic-based course that alternates over two years (odd and even years). In odd years the class will introduce silicone retrievable mould making approaches. In even years this class will focus on mould making through retrievable plaster moulds.
Workplace health and safety (WHS) instruction is integrated throughout the syllabus.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:Upon successful completion of this course, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- Competently utilise a range of glass kiln casting processes and cold working techniques in response to set tasks.
- Independently explore, test and apply processes introduced.
- Link contextual research successfully to material investigation.
- Link and apply historical and theoretical concepts to projects through critical reflection.
Indicative AssessmentPortfolio of studio work and visual journal (80%) Learning Outcomes 1-4
Contextual support material (10%) Learning Outcome 4
Studio theory presentation, 15 mins, OR critique, 30 mins (10%) Learning Outcome 4
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Workload4 hours of technical instruction, lectures and group discussions per week for 13 weeks. Students are expected to commit a further 6 hours to independent studio practice each teaching week of the semester (total 130 hours).
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|Plaster mould glass casting|
|3746||15 Feb 2016||26 Feb 2016||31 Mar 2016||27 May 2016||In Person||N/A|