This course provides a context for students to refine their skills with the aim of creating a sophisticated synthesis of technique, concept and form and a body of work for final assessment and graduate exhibition. Critical thinking and creative problem solving are applied to individual projects which develop over the semester in response to critical discussion with staff and peers. Studio theory fosters each student's ability to present a contextual framework for their 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 a sophisticated synthesis of printmedia and drawing techniques, contemporary concept and form in a resolved body of work for exhibition;
- Apply skills and knowledge of printmedia and drawing context and theory to individual projects;
- Develop and evaluate concepts and processes of printmedia and drawing in discussion and critique;
- Work independently and responsibly in a workshop environment;
- Apply an understanding of social, ethical, cultural, technological and environmental issues of the creative and experimental practice of printmedia and drawing, considering local and international perspectives.
Indicative AssessmentFinal body of work (80%) [LOs 1, 2, 4]
Studio Report (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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- 6 units
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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|
|8543||24 Jul 2017||31 Jul 2017||31 Aug 2017||27 Oct 2017||In Person||N/A|