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FAS1101 Materials and the Body
Credit Points: 15

This unit encourages an exploration into the relationship between materiality, form and the body.  Students will use non traditional materials to investigate ideas of garment and learn open form textile construction techniques with the body/garment as a context. The aim is to re-examine preconceptions of the contemporary/garment and explore alternative notions of the garment and the body.

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This Unit is part of the following Courses / Unit Sets
MICONTContemporary Fashion Minor
MAAAAAContemporary Fashion Major
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Last Updated - Higher Education: 12/07/2011 VET: 12/07/2011