- Code ARTV1703
- 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, Creative Arts
This course is an introduction to the basic skills and techniques associated with press-based print processes such as intaglio, monotype and woodblock printing. Using a combination of autographic (drawing) and reprographic techniques students will develop a body of work in the studio over the course of the semester. To complement the studio-based delivery, students will participate in lectures and tutorials contextualising relevant conceptual, historical and contemporary practices. Work health and safety instruction is an integral component of this course.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- competently utilise a range of skills relevant to drawing, intaglio and relief printing in response to set tasks;
- independently explore the potential of materials relevant to press-based printmaking;
- experiment with the application of concepts and processes relevant to press-based printmaking; and
- demonstrate use of relevant historical traditions and conventions across the field of intaglio and relief printing and their relationship to drawing.
Other InformationSchool of Art & Design studio courses have a limited enrolment capacity. Students are advised to enrol as early as possible to maximise the opportunity of securing a place.
- Portfolio of studio work (80) [LO 1,2,3]
- Documentation (20) [LO 1,2,3,4]
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Workload130 hours of total student learning time made up of:
a) 48 hours of contact over 12 weeks comprising 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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