• 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
  • Academic career UGRD
  • Course convener
    • Dr Rebekah Davis
  • Mode of delivery In Person
  • Offered in Second Semester 2020
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The aim of this course is to develop technical and conceptual skills and understandings relating to a range of screen-printing processes and to explore the use of pattern systems in surface design/image making techniques. Students will develop skills and knowledge relating to creating repeat motifs and working with pattern systems, preparing artwork, mixing, applying and heat setting pigment-based print pastes, repeat registration methods prints, and the use of computer software in artwork creation, and use these as a means for the creative expression of ideas through both class and individual projects.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, students will have the knowledge and skills to:

  1. Demonstrate creative and critical exploration, experimentation and integration of ideas, materials and techniques, through class and individual projects;
  2. Demonstrate competency with the preparation of artwork for fabric repeat printing using hand and computer-based methods;
  3. Demonstrate technical competency in relation to fabric screenprinting and repeat systems;
  4. Apply knowledge of the historical, cultural and theoretical contexts and contemporary practices relevant to screen printing as a medium for visual arts/design through development and execution of studio projects and research.

Indicative Assessment

  1. Portfolio of studio work and visual journal (80%) and Documentation (20%). Assessment includes periodic critique and review sessions that provide ongoing feedback on work in progress. (80) [LO null]

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Workload

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.

Inherent Requirements

Not applicable

Requisite and Incompatibility

You are not able to enrol in this course if you have previously completed ARTV1012 or DESA1002.

Prescribed Texts

None specified

Majors

Fees

Tuition fees are for the academic year indicated at the top of the page.  

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Student Contribution Band:
1
Unit value:
6 units

If you are an undergraduate student and have been offered a Commonwealth supported place, your fees are set by the Australian Government for each course. At ANU 1 EFTSL is 48 units (normally 8 x 6-unit courses). You can find your student contribution amount for each course at Fees.  Where there is a unit range displayed for this course, not all unit options below may be available.

Units EFTSL
6.00 0.12500
Note: Please note that fee information is for current year only.

Offerings, Dates and Class Summary Links

The list of offerings for future years is indicative only.
Class summaries, if available, can be accessed by clicking on the View link for the relevant class number.

Second Semester

Class number Class start date Last day to enrol Census date Class end date Mode Of Delivery Class Summary
7625 27 Jul 2020 03 Aug 2020 31 Aug 2020 30 Oct 2020 In Person N/A

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