Advanced Research Methods for Design (15 credits))
Gain the skills and knowledge to undertake supervised research in a selected design discipline.
Concept Development Studio (15 credits)
Articulate objectives and creatively explore ideas centred on individual research. Through group critiques and discourse you'll clarify individual project objectives and propose outcomes
Major Project (30 credits)
Plan, develop and complete resolved art/design projects based on research concept development work initiated in the prerequisite course.
Thesis Dissertation and Implementation (60 credits)
Develop and carry out an advanced level thesis project based on original research; and advance the body of knowledge within the design and academic industries.
Choose four of the following courses. The availability of a particular elective is subject to an appropriate number of students enrolling in that elective.
Advanced Digital Photography (15 credits)
Apply advanced technical and operational skills in projects and to deepen your knowledge of photography through investigation and analysis of both its historical and contemporary uses and influences.
Advanced Illustration (15 credits)
Enrich and refine the creation of your own contemporary illustration style through experimentation and research for presentation in visual communication and exhibition.
Advanced Glass Studio (15 credits)
Utilise extended concepts and technical applications of studio glass equipment and processes to create advanced art or design projects.
Advanced Textile and Fibre (15 credits)
Utilise extended concepts and advanced technical applications of selected textile and fibre methods. You will use traditional and/or contemporary textile and fibre techniques for use in the production of advanced of art or design projects.
Advanced 3D Modelling (15 credits)
Use advanced computer-modelling capabilities, including Maya software to create 3D models.
Advanced Computer Aided Drafting (15 credits)
Extend your CAD drafting skills using software and devices in the production of advanced art/design projects.
Advanced Object (15 credits)
Develop and extend concepts and utilise a range of advanced technical applications, equipment, and processes to create contemporary three-dimensional art/design objects.
Advanced Printmaking (15 credits)
Advance your knowledge and technical skills in printmaking and extend your conceptual thinking through experimental art/design project work.
Advanced Moving Image (15 credits)
Undertake advanced level study in moving image and sound mediums; and develop strong conceptual approaches to investigation, application and analysis in the resolution of extended moving image productions.