• Offered by School of Art and Design
  • ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
  • Course subject Visual Arts
Sculpture: Space and Reproduction Through Mould Making and Surface Replication (ARTV2807)

Sculpture, Space and Reproduction aims to develop student awareness of positive and negative space through the production of multiples and mould making processes. Students will be introduced to the practical and conceptual underpinnings of mould making while continuing to extend their knowledge of formal properties of casting. Historical and contemporary examples of artists using this approach to making will be referenced. Students will produce a series of approaches to mould making including silicon rubber and piece moulding to produce wax positives for future casting. Students will keep visual and technical diaries and studio theory aims to develop critical and evaluative skills to interpret and understand sculpture within a contemporary and historical context. 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 be able to:
  1. Competently utilise a range of skills relevant to mould making and surface replication in response to Sculpture Workshop projects.
  2. Explore the potential of material/s used in the mould making and surface replication projects.
  3. Investigate the inventive application of concepts and processes relevant to space and reproduction
  4. Engage with historical and theoretical contexts relevant to the sculpture projects.

Indicative Assessment

Portfolio of studio work and Visual Diaries [Los 1-4] 80%,

Documentation/Studio Theory [Los 2-4] 20%

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Workload

130 hours of total student learning time made up from: a) 48 hours of contact over 12 weeks: lectures, tutorials, critiques and supervised studio practice; and b) 82 hours of independent studio practice, reading and writing.

Requisite and Incompatibility

You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTV2803 and ARTV2003 and DESA2803 and DESA2002 and DESA2807 and ARTV6803.

Minors

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

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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
3534 20 Feb 2017 27 Feb 2017 31 Mar 2017 26 May 2017 In Person N/A

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