Courses & Units

Glass Class FFC305

Note:

Please note, this unit has an enrolment quota. If you cannot enrol in FFC305, you might like to try enrolling in FF205 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 FFC305
Credit points 12.5
Faculty/School College of Arts, Law and Education
School of Creative Arts
Discipline Arts
Coordinator

Teaching staff

tba

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

Availability

This unit is currently unavailable.

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Fees

Domestic

Band Field of Education
1 100305

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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: 80%,        Reflective Journal: 20%

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Textbooks

Required

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