• Offered by School of Art and Design
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Visual Arts
  • Areas of interest Visual Arts, Creative Arts
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Joanne Searle
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in First Semester 2017
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In this course students will learn how to design and make work suitable for slipcasting and press and drape moulding.  The course will cover different mould making techniques including sprig, one-piece press mould and multi piece slip casting moulds. Low technology moulding and a variety of in mould decorative techniques will be covered, for example: carving, mono-printing and multi coloured slips. Workplace Health and Safety (WHS) 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, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

    1. Demonstrate thorough knowledge of the processes, terminology, forms and materials of mould making technology.
    2. Apply appropriate skills and knowledge to the making of creative works.
    3. Develop and evaluate concepts and processes by thinking creatively, critically and reflectively.
    4. Work independently and/or collaboratively in a workshop environment in response to Ceramic project demands.
    5. Reflect on social, ethical, cultural, technological and environmental issues of creative practice considering local and international perspectives.

    Indicative Assessment

    Portfolio of studio work  (80%) Learning Outcomes 1–5   
    Journal/Documentation (20%)  Learning Outcomes 1,3,5
     
    Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessions that provide ongoing feedback on work in progress.

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    Workload

    130 hours of total student learning time made up from:
    a) 48 hours of contact: 4 hours of lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice per week for 12 weeks.
    b) 82 hours of independent student practice (testing and firing) and research.

    Majors

    Minors

    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
    2017 $2652
    International fee paying students
    Year Fee
    2017 $4080
    Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

    Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

    The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
    Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

    First Semester

    Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
    4797 20 Feb 2017 27 Feb 2017 31 Mar 2017 26 May 2017 In Person N/A

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