ACV213 - Modelling and the Visual Arts
2022 unit information
|Enrolment modes:||Trimester 1: Burwood (Melbourne), Waterfront (Geelong)|
Students must have completed one credit point at level 1 from ACD, ACI, ACP or ACV coded units plus any other level 1 unit
Students will on average spend 150-hours over the teaching period undertaking the teaching, learning and assessment activities for this unit.
|Scheduled learning activities - campus||
1 x 2-hour seminar per week and 1 x 1-hour practical per week
This unit explores approaches to the use of models and modelling as critical tool and practice in visual arts that are also applicable to other areas of study within art and performance and design, film and animation. The unit will bring together material and conceptual considerations that are required in model-making and the ideas used when produce a 'model', maquette, prototype, study, or diagram, etc. The learning activities will involve the use of drawing, modelling objects in clay, making maquettes (scale models) of installations or exhibitions, and other aspects of 3D modelling processes as well as models for “systems thinking”. This approach will make the assumptions regarding spatial relationships, proportion and materiality evident and allow students to analyse and articulate the cultural significance and perspectives involved in devising a modelling/model-making project.
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