Courses & Units

Glass Class FFC205


Please note, this unit has an enrolment quota.


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.


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

Teaching staff


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


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Band Field of Education
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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 Tasks: 90%, Reflective Journal: 10%

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