This course provides a context for students to refine their skills with the aim of creating a sophisticated synthesis of technique, concept and form. Critical thinking and creative problem solving are encouraged and applied to individual projects. These individual projects develop over the semester in response to critical discussion with staff and peers. Studio theory fosters each student's ability to articulate a contextual framework for their developing practice. 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
- Demonstrate thorough knowledge of the processes, terminology, forms and materials of printmedia and drawing;
- Apply skills and knowledge to the making of creative works in printmedia and drawing;
- Develop and evaluate concepts and processes in printmedia and drawing by thinking creatively, critically and reflectively;
- Work independently and responsibly in a workshop environment;
- Reflect on social, ethical, cultural, technological and environmental issues of creative practice considering local and international perspectives.
Indicative AssessmentPortfolio of studio work (80%) [LOs 1, 2, 4]
Journal and Studio Theory presentation (20%). [LOs 1 and 3, 5]
Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessions that provide ongoing feedback on work in progress.
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Workload130 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
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- Student Contribution Band:
- 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.
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Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.
|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3545||20 Feb 2017||27 Feb 2017||31 Mar 2017||26 May 2017||In Person||N/A|