Module Identifier AR20630  
Module Title PRINTMAKING 2  
Academic Year 2001/2002  
Co-ordinator Mr Paul Croft  
Semester Semester 1  
Course delivery Seminar   3 Hours  
  Tutorial   9 Hours  
  Practical   198 Hours  
Assessment Portfolio     100%  

Brief description


The curriculum for Printmaking 1 plus: special projects in printmaking. Teaching is by tutorials with the emphaisis on the use of methods and materials and the acquisition of techniques and the practicalities of exhibiting.


Aims:


The aim of the module is to effectively introduce the students to the possibilities and potential of printmaking to provide a significant means for the development and production of images in a graphic and multiple form. The students are encouraged to become critically aware of both the limitations and potential of each of the processes used as illustrated by examples of work from the University collection and also from their own experience of working in the medium.
The module introduces the students to a variety of techniques employed in both intaglio and screen-printing and encourages students to develop good working practice within a print workshop environment.
Students are required from the outset of the module to identify themes or subject matter that is of personal interest to them that can be suitably developed by exploitation of techniques and procedures found in printmaking.


Objectives:


By the completion of the module students will have: