Courses & Units

Glass Class FFC205

Launceston

Note:

Please note, this unit has an enrolment quota. If you cannot enrol in FFC205, you might like to try enrolling in FFC305 instead. Otherwise please contact SOCA.Inveresk@utas.edu.au for approval to enrol.

Introduction

This unit introduces students to the fundamental techniques, processes and technologies associated with contemporary studio glass. The study comprises practical studio exercises enabling students to acquire and then practice a variety of design and making skills including; slumping, fusion, glass cutting and polishing, casting and glass painting. As part of the study, students will also be introduced to the major periods of glass art, particularly those of the twentieth century.

Summary

Unit name Glass Class
Unit code FFC205
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law & Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Arts
Coordinator

Teaching staff

tba

Level Intermediate
Available as student elective? Yes
Breadth Unit? No

Availability

Location Study period Attendance options Available to
Launceston Semester 2 On-Campus Off-Campus International International International Domestic Domestic Domestic

Key

On-campus
Off-Campus
International students
Domestic students
Note

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Key Dates

Study Period Start date Census date WW date End date
Semester 2 16/7/2018 10/8/2018 3/9/2018 21/10/2018

* The Final WW Date is the final date from which you can withdraw from the unit without academic penalty, however you will still incur a financial liability (see withdrawal dates explained for more information).

Unit census dates currently displaying for 2018 are indicative and subject to change. Finalised census dates for 2018 will be available from the 1st October 2017.

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Fees

Domestic

Band CSP Student Contribution Full Fee Paying (domestic) Field of Education
1 2018: $805.00 2018: $2,284.00 100305

Fees for next year will be published in October. The fees above only apply for the year shown.

Please note: international students should refer to this page to get an indicative course cost.

Requisites

Prerequisites

Co-requisites

Mutual Exclusions

You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:

Teaching

Teaching Pattern

3 hrs contact weekly -- 1-hr lecture/tutorial, 2-hr critique and individual supervision during studio sessions (13 wks) or 39 hours comprised of lectures/demonstrations, practical workshops, critiques and consultation over 8 days (Summer School)

Assessment

Assessment Tasks: 90%, Reflective Journal: 10%

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Textbooks

Required

Information about any textbook requirements will be available from mid November.

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