- Code ARTV2119
- 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
- Academic career UGRD
- Roderick Bamford
- Mode of delivery In Person
Second Semester 2021
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This course provides the opportunity to explore the contemporary ceramic object in a way that broadens the practice. Projects will facilitate dialogue that locates ceramics in an expanded field of art and design. A range of applications from utilitarian object design to sculpture/installation will be encouraged. The course will support new skills in hand building, wheel throwing, surface treatment, glazing and firing technologies while encouraging imaginative practice in the medium.
Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:
- demonstrate thorough knowledge of the processes, terminology, forms and materials of ceramics practice;
- apply appropriate skills and knowledge to the making of creative ceramic based works;
- develop and evaluate concepts and processes by thinking creatively, critically and reflectively;
- work independently and/or collaboratively in a workshop environment in response to ceramic project demands; and
- reflect on social, ethical, cultural, technological and environmental issues of creative practice considering local and international perspectives.
School 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 1,2,3,4,5]
- Journal/Documentation/Studio Theory presentation, 1000 words (20) [LO 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. (null) [LO null]
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130 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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