- Code ARTV2039
- Unit Value 6 units
- 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, Design Arts, Creative Arts
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
This course will enable Craft & Design students to develop an in-depth awareness of their studio-based practice in relation to the fields of Craft and Design. The course supports advanced making skills and speculative methods of investigation. It will focus on the resolution of creative works, display solutions and exhibition outcomes. It combines studio-based exploration with critical reflection, and creates a forum for students to work in a collaborative, cross-disciplinary environment as they explore and articulate their ideas. Students will engage with set tasks and self-directed projects as they relate to their own developing practice/media through a series of responses that include drawing, models, presentations, mock up exhibitions and written reflections.
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:
- Articulate aims and area of investigation
- Locate developing works in contemporary Craft and/or Design practice and relevant theoretical context
- Demonstrate in-depth understanding of practice-led research methodologies through speculative drawing, tests, models, and prototypical works
- Consolidate integration of concepts and processes through the production of completed creative works and their display solution.
Indicative AssessmentPortfolio of studio work and visual journals (sketchbooks) (70%) Learning Outcomes 3, 4
Studio theory presentation, 10 minutes, and documentation (contextual research and technical notes) (20%)
Learning Outcomes 1, 2
Critique, 10 minutes (10%) Learning Outcomes 1-4
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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.
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