- Code DESA2109
- Unit Value 6 units
- Offered by School of Art and Design
- ANU College ANU College of Arts and Social Sciences
- Course subject Design Art
- Academic career UGRD
- Mode of delivery In Person
Ceramic Design students will take on commisioning projects of design briefs. Students will select what technique they will use to best fullfill their design for the commission. The project aims to develop students’ skills in a Design brief, identifying, negotiating and delivering a piece of work for a commissioning agent.
This course alternates over two years (even and odd years). Even years will explore development of work for a public place. Odd years will develop a response to a design brief for a restaurant. 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 ceramics design practice.
- Apply appropriate research skills and knowledge to the making of ceramic creative works .
- Develop and evaluate concepts and processes by thinking creatively, critically and reflectively on the environment & the public.
- Work independently and/or collaboratively in a workshop environment in response to the design project demands.
- 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 – 5]
Journal/Documentation/Studio Theory presentation (20%). (1000 words) [LOs 2, 4, 5]
Assessment will be based on the Rubric for this course
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.
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