Faculty of Art, Design and Architecture
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This unit introduces students to the fundamental skills, processes, materials and equipment relevant to the practice of contemporary illustration. It endeavours to expose them to a range of illustration styles and techniques, while promoting a broad use of them in traditional and experimental forums. While studying existing illustration styles, students will be encouraged towards an individual image making process that they can develop in future projects, both within this unit and others. The role of Illustration as a vital component to contemporary visual communication will be heavily emphasised.
On successful completion of this unit, students will:
Major projects: 80%, Visual Diary: 10%, Minor exercises: 10%.
One 1 hour lecture plus 3 studio hours weekly
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