- Code ARTV2417
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Art
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Visual Arts
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
This is a project-oriented course, which introduces students to various types of casting with a range of different metal alloys. Students will apply critical thinking to devise an innovative approach to casting techniques. 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, students will be able to:
- Utilise skills relevant to small scale metal casting in response to Gold and Silversmithing Workshop projects;
- Explore material/s used in small scale metal casting projects;
- Recognise relationships between concept and process relevant to small scale metal casting;
- Identify historical and theoretical contexts relevant to Gold and Silversmithing Workshop projects
Indicative AssessmentPortfolio of studio work (80%) [LOs 1, 2, 3, 4]
Journal/Documentation/Studio (20%). [LOs 3 and 4]
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.
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