Available in 2013
|Callaghan Campus||Semester 1|
Previously offered in 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004
Using AART1100 Critical Studies as a conceptual frame, and drawing as an integral language and a research methodology, 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 or sculpture highlighting the significance of 3D practices. This foundation experience embraces cultural, historical, contemporary, theoretical and conceptual dimensions of these art forms.
|Objectives||Upon successful completion of this course a student 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
|Content||1. Introduction to materials and processes of three-dimensional art making.
2. Thinking in three dimensions: elements and principles of 3D art.
3. Basic understanding of historical, theoretical and conceptual underpinnings of contemporary three-dimensional art practice.
4. Current issues in art Occupational Health and Safety.
|Assumed Knowledge||As an introductory course, no assumed knowledge applies.|
|Modes of Delivery||Internal Mode|
|Contact Hours||Lecture: for 1 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
Tutorial: for 2 hour(s) per Week for Full Term
|Timetables||2013 Course Timetables for AART1300|