Postgraduate Course: Special Subject (AREA11021)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
|Home subject area||Architecture and Landscape Architecture
||Other subject area||None
||Taught in Gaelic?||No
|Course description||PLEASE NOTE: THIS COURSE IS OWNED AND ADMINISTRATED BY ECA
Indicative Module Content
The Special Subject is chosen each year from a range of projects offered by outside agencies. These usually involve independent working, literature reviews, thematic surveys, and fieldwork for the client group.
Aims of Module
1. To deepen the understanding of a particular topic in conservation
2. To develop strength in a particular area of conservation.
Since 2007/8, this module has focused specifically on architectural conservation in World Heritage Sites, with the aim of complementing ACO6001 Area Conservation.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
|Additional Costs|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Delivery period: 2011/12 Semester 2, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
||WebCT enabled: Yes
|No Classes have been defined for this Course|
||First class information not currently available|
|No Exam Information
Summary of Intended Learning Outcomes
|Learning Outcomes for Module
On completion of this module, the student is expected to be able to:
1. Demonstrate detailed knowledge of a particular topic and the literature informing the topic.
2. Display ability to effectively carry out specific project work related to the topic, including (where appropriate) working with outside agencies.
3. Display organisational, verbal and presentational skills appropriate to Special Subject work.
|Keywords||Conservation; thematic survey; conservation plans
|Course organiser||Mrs Ruxandra-Iulia Stoica
|Course secretary||Ms Karen Bradley
Tel: 0131 221 6085
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