Undergraduate Course: Art and Design (ARCH07001)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 7 (Year 1 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||This course offers a grounding in the skills and techniques of representation necessary for architectural design, including analogue and digital drawing and three-dimensional modelling. It also serves to introduce students to a wider range of representational media and practices in the fields of art and design. It offers the insights into the expressive and communicative possibilities of disciplines related to architecture and encourages interdisciplinary collaboration.
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2014/15, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 11,
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 11,
Supervised Practical/Workshop/Studio Hours 33,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||Assessment through coursework, portfolio and sketch books.
Students must pass all learning outcomes. The aggregation of failed Learning outcomes with passing learning outcomes to generate an overall pass mark is not permitted. Failure of one learning outcome will result in a Forced Fail (FF) outcome.
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Demonstrate experimentation and fundamental understanding of drawing using a range of techniques and materials.
- Demonstrate an awareness of Art and Design process in researching, testing and developing ideas to find creative solutions.
- Communicate ideas and complete work in a well structured and coherent way.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||Core activities scheduled between Semester 1, Mondays, 9.00-15.30. Lectures each week 9.00-11.00, Main Lecture Theatre, ECA main building, Lauriston Place. Studio activities 11.00-3.30. A mixture of methods used: supervised learning, directed learning and independent learning.
|Keywords||Art, Design, Drawing, Representation
|Course organiser||Mr Harvey Dingwall
Tel: (0131 6)51 5726
|Course secretary||Mrs Rosie Hall
Tel: 0131 651 5802
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