2023 Visual Art and Design Courses

School of Art & Design studio courses have a limited enrolment capacity. Students are advised to enrol as early as possible to maximise the opportunity of securing a place. A certain number of spots in first year 1000 level studio courses are reserved for new students in Bachelor of Visual Arts/Bachelor of Design program via the permission code procedure.

To apply for a permission code (either for a 1000 level or a later year course), please click HERE. For new students, when being asked to upload ANU statement of result, please upload your ANU offer letter. 

Note: the permission code portal is now open for all 2023 courses.

The College of Arts and Social Sciences (CASS) Student Office handles all matters related to the student lifecycle for all students who are currently undertaking a CASS program. For advice about how to complete your studies on time and according to the rules, please contact the CASS Student Office.

 

Semester 1

Undergraduate

1000 level
  • ARTV1034 Foundations of Contemporary Arts Practices
  • ARTV1102 Ceramics: Throwing & Surface Decoration (permission code required)
  • ARTV1301 Glass Hot Forming Introduction: Fundamentals for Contemporary Practice (permission code required)
  • ARTV1501 Painting: Introducing Painting (permission code required)
  • ARTV1612 Video Art: Editing & Montage (permission code required)
  • ARTV1614 Post-Digital Photography: bending the image (permission code required)
  • ARTV1703 Drawing into Print : Etching and Relief (permission code required)
  • DESN1002 Visual Communication: Design and Production (permission code required)
  • DESN1004 The Past as Prototype: History, Ethics and Concepts for Design in the Twenty-First Century (permission code required)
2000 level
  • ARTV2028 Professional Practice Internship
  • ARTV2038 Workshop Atelier, Topic: PhotoAccess R&D Lab / Print & Space
  • ARTV2125 Ceramics: Moulding, Casting & Digital Technologies
  • ARTV2313 Glass Kiln Casting for Contemporary Practice
  • ARTV2506 Painting: Approaches to Abstraction
  • ARTV2706 Printmedia and Drawing: Drawing Beyond the Line
  • ARTV2921 Environment Studio: field based research and studio practice in visual arts, Topic: Buugang: Field Program
  • DESN2001 Digital Form and Fabrication
  • DESN2002 Foundations of Creative Code
  • DESN2010 Making Creative and Critical Technologies: physical computing for art and design
3000 level
  • *ARTV3033 Creative Research Practice: Developing an Independent Work Proposal*
  • DESN3010 Design Studio: Independent Practice

 

Honours

  • ARTV4022 Research Principles and Methods 1
  • DESN4011 Design and Research: Theory and Methods

 

Postgraduate

6000 level
  • ARTV6612 Video Art: Editing and Montage
  • ARTV6614 Post-Digital Photography: Bending the Image
  • ARTV6703 Drawing into Print: Etching and Relief
  • ARTV6921 Environment Studio: field based research and studio practice in visual arts, Topic: Buugang: Field Program
  • DESN6002 Foundations of Creative Code
  • DESN6010 Design Studio: Independent Practice
8000 level
  • ARTV8038 Practice-led Research Project (6 unit)
  • ARTV8039 Practice-led Research Project - Major (12 unit)
  • ARTV8040 Practice-led Research Project - Extended (18 unit)
  • ARTV8041 Methodologies of Contemporary Art Practices
 

Winter Session

Undergraduate

  • ARTV1610 PhotoVideo: Interrogating the Camera (permission code required)
  • ARTV2117 Ceramics: Glaze and Colour Development
  • ARTV6610 PhotoVideo: Interrogating the Camera
 

Semester 2

Undergraduate

1000 level
  • ARTV1020 Figure & Life (permission code required)
  • ARTV1101 Ceramics: Introduction to Clay Forming and Technology (permission code required)
  • ARTV1302 Glass Kiln Forming Introduction: Fundamentals for Contemporary Practice (permission code required)
  • ARTV1502 Painting: Composition & Space (permission code required)
  • ARTV1611 Expanded Studio Practice: Constructing Worlds (permission code required)
  • ARTV1612 Video Art: Editing & Montage (permission code required)
  • ARTV1704 Drawing into Print: Screen Printing and Stencils (permission code required)
  • ARTV1901 Textiles: Plants and Place (permission code required)
  • DESN1003 Contemporary Design In Context
2000 level
  • ARTV2027 Professional Practice: Economies and Ecologies in the Australian Cultural Sector
  • ARTV2028 Professional Practice Internship
  • ARTV2057 Hands On: Material Language
  • ARTV2059 Immersive Media
  • ARTV2061 Contexts of Making: Materiality and Situation
  • ARTV2316 Glass Blowing for Contemporary Practice: Utility and Narrative
  • ARTV2507 Painting: Painting in the Photo Digital Age
  • ARTV2508 Painting: Taking Your Own Direction
  • ARTV2608 Photomedia: Experimental Processes
  • ARTV2708 Printmedia and Drawing: Construct Meaning with Drawing
  • ARTV2802 Politics of Memory: Video Installation, Sculpture, Documentary and Monuments
  • ARTV2921 Environment Studio: field based research and studio practice in visual arts, Topic: Balawan: Field Program
  • DESN2006 Front-End Web: Crafting Online Experience
  • DESN2007 Design Fiction: Speculative and Critical Design
  • DESN2008 Design Thinking: Human-Centred Design Methodologies
  • DESN2009 Typography in Context: digital typographic design
  • DESN2012 The Ethics of Making: Design for Reparative Practices
3000 level
  • ARTV3034 Creative Research Practice: Extending and Consolidating an Independent Work Proposal
  • ARTV3035 Creative Research Practice: Extending and Consolidating an Independent Project
  • DESN3011 Design Studio: Engagement and Collaboration

 

Honours

  • ARTV4023 Research Principles and Methods 2
  • DESN4012 Design Research: Communication and Presentation

 

Postgraduate

6000 level
  • ARTV6611 Expanded Studio Practice: Constructing Worlds
  • ARTV6612 Video Art: Editing and Montage
  • ARTV6704 Drawing into Print: Screen Printing and Stencils
  • ARTV6921 Environment Studio: field based research and studio practice in visual arts, Topic: Balawan: Field Program
  • DESN6006 Front-End Web: Crafting Online Experience
  • DESN6011 Design Studio: Engagement and Collaboration
  • DESN6012 The Ethics of Making: Design for Reparative Practices
8000 level
  • ARTV8038 Practice-led Research Project (6 unit)
  • ARTV8039 Practice-led Research Project - Major (12 unit)
  • ARTV8040 Practice-led Research Project - Extended (18 unit)
  • ARTV8042 Situating Contemporary Art Practices with Independent Research

* Third year BVART capstones ARTV3028 and ARTV3033 are now being delivered as a single course, ARTV3033. If you wish to enrol but have prerequisite issues, please fill out a Permission Code Request (under Coursework) for ARTV3033: https://cass.anu.edu.au/current-students/forms. In the section, Why are you seeking a permission code? please use the following text: “ARTV3028 substitution”

Updated:  27 March 2023/Responsible Officer:  Head of School/Page Contact:  CASS Marketing & Communications