This course introduces students to the fundamental skills and knowledge for working with glass. Through theme-based projects framed by technical courses, students build awareness of processes and acquire hand skills in the areas of glass blowing, kiln forming and cold working. Integrated studio theory lectures introduce the historical context for contemporary glass and group discussions extend the integration of contextual knowledge to developing projects. Occupational health and safety 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 be able to:
- Utilise skills relevant to glass working in response to Workshop projects
- Explore material/s used in Glass Workshop projects
- Recognise relationships between concept and process in glass
- Identify historical and theoretical contexts relevant to Glass Workshop projects
of studio work and visual journal (80%) and Documentation (20%).
Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessionsthat
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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- 6 units
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|Class number||Class start date||Last day to enrol||Census date||Class end date||Mode Of Delivery||Class Summary|
|3274||20 Feb 2017||27 Feb 2017||31 Mar 2017||26 May 2017||In Person||N/A|