This course is a structured enquiry into the expressive potential of three-dimensional (3D) creativity. The course introduces a basic range of materials and processes in ceramics, fibres-textiles and sculpture, highlighting the significance of 3D practices. This foundation experience embraces cultural, historical, contemporary, theoretical and conceptual dimensions of these art forms.
Availability2017 Course Timetables
- Semester 1 - 2017
On successful completion of the course students will be able to:
1. Create, from a variety of materials and by a variety of means, basic 3D forms in response to the project briefs.
2. Employ tools and materials in a confident, competent and safe manner while engaged in 3D processes both in tutorials and independently
3. Demonstrate a basic knowledge of the cultural, historical and contemporary contexts of 3D forms
4. Research and apply basic theoretical and conceptual principles of 3D art practice
- Introduction to materials and processes of three-dimensional art making.
- Thinking in three dimensions: elements and principles of 3D art.
- Basic understanding of historical, theoretical and conceptual underpinnings of contemporary three-dimensional art practice.
- Current issues in art Occupational Health and Safety.
This course is only available to students enrolled in B Fine Art or B Teaching (Secondary)/B Fine Art or B Teaching(Secondary) / B Technology or B Teaching (Fine Art) (Honours) or B Teaching (Technology) (Honours) or B Creative Industries programs.
Portfolio: Studio Practice Portfolio Review (due Mid-Semester)
Journal: Research Journal
Portfolio: Portfolio (end of semester)
Face to Face On Campus 3 hour(s) per Week for 12 Weeks
Face to Face On Campus 3 hour(s) per Week for 1 Weeks