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Area/Catalogue
VSAR 2058

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
012878

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
Yes

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Second Semester
(Study Period 5)

Summer Term
(Study Period 7)

Course aim

To provide students with practical skills in a range of relief printmaking techniques and to develop visual research skills which will enable students to produce technically and conceptually resolved prints.

Course content

Students will develop knowledge of printmaking terms and concepts, aspects of relevant printmaking history and theory, analysis of set project material, visual research skills to allow for development of project work, and understand safe work practices appropriate for a collaborative studio environment. Course content will include instruction in relief printmaking including lino, woodblock and various alternative printmaking techniques. Black and white printing, reduction block colour printing, the editioned and the unique print, and investigation of printing
surfaces will also be covered.

 

 

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

18 units of Level 1 courses for DBVS students. Nil for other students.

Corequisite(s)

Nil

Teaching method

Component Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Studio 4 hours x 12 weeks
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Studio 5 hours x 10 sessions

Note: These components may or may not be scheduled in every study period. Please refer to the timetable for further details.


Assessment

Task Length Weighting Duration
INTERNAL, CITY WEST
Studio Review 1100 words (equivalent) 20% N/A
Studio Project 3400 words (equivalent) 80% N/A
INTERNAL, CITY WEST (INTENSIVE)
Studio Review 1100 words (equivalent) 20% N/A
Studio Project 3400 words (equivalent) 80% N/A

Fees

EFTSL*: 0.1250
Commonwealth Supported program (Band 1)
To determine the fee for this course as part of a Commonwealth Supported program, go to:
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Fee-paying program for domestic and international students
International students and students undertaking this course as part of a postgraduate fee paying program must refer to the relevant program home page to determine the cost for undertaking this course.

Non-award enrolment
Non-award tuition fees are set by the Division offering the course. To determine the cost of this course, go to:
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Not all courses are available on all of the above bases, and students must check to ensure that they are permitted to enrol in a particular course.

* Equivalent Full Time Study Load. Please note all EFTSL values are published and calculated at ten decimal places. Values are displayed to three decimal places for ease of interpretation

Course Coordinators

School of Art, Architecture and Design
School of Art, Architecture and Design
School of Art, Architecture and Design

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