Singapore University of Social Sciences

Creative Printmaking

Creative Printmaking (BAE223)

Applications Open: 01 May 2023

Applications Close: 15 June 2023

Next Available Intake: July 2023

Course Types: Modular Undergraduate Course

Language: English

Duration: 6 months

Fees: $2523 View More Details on Fees

Area of Interest: Education

Schemes: Alumni Continuing Education (ACE)

Funding: To be confirmed

School/Department: S R Nathan School of Human Development


This course is for those students with Art background. It introduces the students to basic screen printing techniques and processes in Printmaking. Students are taught the basic techniques and aesthetics in printmaking with an emphasis on workshop practice. Opportunity will be provided to explore and experiment with basic screen printing techniques and processes through a series of lectures, demonstrations and studio practises. Class critiques and discussions will be conducted after every class exercise to help clarify, develop and expand on the skill and knowledge acquired. Selected work will be put up for exhibition.

Level: 2
Credit Units: 5
Presentation Pattern: Every July


  • Introduction of Printmaking Silkscreen Printing; Briefing on Projects; Practical Session
  • Practical Session: Material and Process – Photo Silkscreen1; Review of Printing Process
  • Briefing on Projects: Photo Silkscreen 2; Practical Session: Material and Process – Photo Silkscreen 2
  • Briefing on Projects (OES- Material and Process); Commencement of OES; Consultation on TMA 2
  • Work in Progress of OES; Submission of TMA2
  • Completion of OES; Review of TMA2

Learning Outcome

  • Discuss the purposes of printmaking and what it involves.
  • Describe the techniques, processes and the development of individual imagery.
  • Examine the various aspects of quality control.
  • Apply basic printmaking processes and techniques in a resolved print.
  • Demonstrate proper use, preparation of, and care for the equipment and facilities.
  • Create a print using printmaking techniques to express artistic intentions.
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