Printmaking Elementary II

Course Information
TitleΣΤΟΙΧΕΙΑ ΧΑΡΑΚΤΙΚΗΣ 2 / Printmaking Elementary II
CodeΥΚΧΑ21
FacultyFine Arts
SchoolVisual and Applied Arts
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodSpring
CoordinatorXenofon Sachinis
CommonNo
StatusActive
Course ID280006698

Programme of Study: New PPS of School of Visual and Applied Arts (2014-today)

Registered students: 122
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
ZŌGRAFIKĪSArtistic Spesialization213
GLYPTIKĪSArtistic Spesialization213

Class Information
Academic Year2019 – 2020
Class PeriodSpring
Faculty Instructors
Instructors from Other Categories
Weekly Hours3
Total Hours39
Class ID
600157762
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Background
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
General Foundation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Erasmus
The course is also offered to exchange programme students.
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
  • English (Instruction, Examination)
  • French (Instruction, Examination)
Prerequisites
Required Courses
  • ΥΚΧΑ11 Printmaking Elementary I
Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of the course, students are expected to: • Understand the fundamental principles of the basic Etchings techniques, like Hard Ground and Aquatint, by participating in projects of line and tonal etching on zinc/copper/steel plates or on any other compatible substrate using specialised acids and tools. • Be confident to execute a series of single and multiple-plate b&w and colour prints on specialised etching papers. • Identify the metaplastic capabilities of intaglio etching as far as it concerns the conception and manipulation of an image, on the basis of developing a distinctive fine art vocabulary. • Be familiar with the printing processes and understand the right use of relevant workshop equipment and Intaglio tools. • Understand the concept and the notion of the multiple and the significance of image reproduction by running small size print-editions. • Get inducted to health & safety matters and workshop safety guidelines, as far as it concerns, individual use of specific tools and equipment.
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Work autonomously
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
In this course students get introduced further on the aesthetics of Printmaking through lectures. They get inducted into Etching processes through a series of scheduled workshop projects which are based on drawing studies of observation as well as visual memory.
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Video lectures
  • Interactive excersises
  • Book
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Communication with Students
Course Organization
ActivitiesWorkloadECTSIndividualTeamworkErasmus
Seminars
Laboratory Work
Internship
Artistic Workshop903
Total903
Student Assessment
Description
Evaluation of the perception of the Etcing praxis on metal plates
Student Assessment methods
  • Performance / Staging (Formative, Summative)
  • Report (Formative, Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative, Summative)
Bibliography
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
112145 Διάλογοι περί Χαρακτικής και άλλων Τινών Εκτυπώσεων, Ξενής Σαχίνης 43905 Έλληνες Χαράκτες στον Εικοστό Αιώνα, Οράτη Ειρήνη, Παπίδης άρης, Τσούργιαννη Δέσποινα
Last Update
15-11-2020