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Area/Catalogue
VSAR 2025

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Course Level
Undergraduate

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Offered Externally
No

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Course ID
012890

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Unit Value
4.5

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University-wide elective course
No

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Timetable/s
First Semester
(Study Period 2)

Course aim

To further develop students' knowledge of the creation of printed and dyed textiles and the role of textiles in contemporary culture.

Course content

Students will further develop knowledge on textile terms and conventions, aspects of textile history and theory. Through the analysis of set project material, the students will develop visual research skills and be able to summarise the intention statements for the project. The students will also apply safe work procedures in the printing and dying processes, and simple cloth construction techniques.

Textbook(s)

Nil

Prerequisite(s)

Prerequisite(s): 18 units of Level 1 courses for Bachelor of Visual Arts (Specialisation) 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

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