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May 23, 2016 by Andrea Huezo (aghuezo)
FA 2213 : Digital Fabrication
Mon, 23 May 2016 18:29:54 GMT
Mon, 23 May 2016 14:25:31 GMT
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Fine Arts (FA)
Programs referencing this course
AHFA-BA: Art History and Fine Arts
FA-BA: Fine Arts
Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Art/Fine Arts (FA)
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Repeatable for Credit?
FA 1017 or FA 1071 or FA 1201 or FA 1601 or permission of the instructor
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Are Fees Applicable?
Explanation and Description of Fees
Lab fees cover shared materials and consumables used by the course as well as independent access to software.
These vary by studio area but include costs such as model fees, lumber and ground materials for certain projects, computer software access for all students, printer ink, and darkroom chemicals.
Are Additional Resources Required?
Explanation of Additional Resources
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Describe any Sources of Additional Funding
Basic principles of digital fabrication; the intersection between digital and physical methods of fabrication; hands-on building projects such as woodworking, simple mold-making, and multi-media solutions. Materials fee.
1. To learn basic principles of digital fabrication, including 3D scanning, modeling, printing, CNC routing and Virtual 3D Carving. 2. To develop the skills to think beyond the industries prescribed usage of the technology. 3. To engage actively in critical dialogue regarding art projects, for the dual purpose of improving one’s own art process as well as developing a vocabulary for critical thought in the arts in general. 4. To produce ambitious multi-media, sculptural projects that encompass a coherent vision and execution 5. To build collaborative skills through hands-on practice with peers 6. To develop and hone one’s individual creative voice through the realization of exercises and projects
Uploaded a Course Syllabus
FA 2213 Digital Fabrication.docx
Explanation of how the course differs from similar GW courses
New course to the curriculum.
Course Reviewer Comments
Thu, 01 Oct 2015 18:00:10 GMT
Rollback: Syllabus must include a class schedule.