Printmaking (DACA6235)

Level: 
6
Credits: 
15 (0.125 EFTS)
Compulsory: 
No
Aim: 
To provide a course of practical study that will enable students to critically and selectively apply print technologies and practices.To encourage an attitude of inquiry and experimentation in order to facilitate imaginative and innovative responses to printmaking within the context of contemporary practice.
Pre-requisites / Co-requisites: 
Students must be admitted to the Bachelor of Creative Enterprise programme to enrol in this course.
Topics include: 


Topics may include but are not limited to
Drawing and its function within the printmaking context
Appropriateness of particular processes for the expression of various ideas and imagery.
Integration and Synthesis of imagery and medium
Studio workshop practice, preparation of tools and materials
Exploiting the group dynamic
working within the 'community' environment of the print room
Working on the press
Issues of printmaking in relation to the notion of the reproduction, the original, the multiple
Historical and contemporary practices, issues and trends in printmaking
Principles and practice of printing
woodcut, reductive woodcut, screen printing, monoprint, linocut and intaglio
Using the tools of relief printing
nature of relief printing
surface of the block and the plate
Safe and responsible use of workshop facilities and equipment
Timetable: 
Choose your class for this course from the option(s) below. You will need to attend all the sessions in that class to complete the course. Where more than one class number is shown, choose one of them and attend all sessions within that class number. (Note: If a class is held in different locations at the same time, you only need to attend all the sessions in one of the locations.)
There are no classes on public holidays.

Class: 6306

You need to attend all sessions of this class as listed below.

From – ToSessionDayTimeCampus (Room)
23 Jul 18 - 24 Sep 18 LectureMonday09:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (001-B038)
15 Oct 18 - 19 Nov 18 LectureMonday09:30 - 12:30 Mt Albert (001-B038)

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