|| AR31220 |
|| PORTFOLIO 1: BOOK ILLUSTRATION |
|| 2001/2002 |
|| Mr Robert Meyrick |
|| Semester 1 |
| Course delivery
|| Seminar || 2 Hours |
|| Tutorial || 6 Hours |
|| Practical || 132 Hours |
|| Portfolio || || 100% |
The module provides an opportunity to produce an illustrated book through to the printed stage, including the design, typography and layout.
The aims of this module to:
Encourage students to work in a self-directed manner.
Develop a strategic way of working, evident in a wide range of explorative, draft designs
Engage a chosen text in an imaginative and receptive manner
Enter in a fruitful dialogue with the tutor, analogous to the artists/client relationship
Consider the implications of the mode of production on the process or evolution of the design
Work to prescribed deadlines, as in the professional field
At the end of the course the student should possess : -
A degree of independence and mature decision making attitude.
A completed and reproducable design that is the product of evident development
An ability to communicate orally ideas around their work through the valuable experience of group participation.
Increased confidence and time management skills.
A strong coherent and visually exciting portfolio of work.
The ability to work professionally and imaginatively.