Postgraduate Course: Conservation Special Subject (ARCH11199)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 11 (Postgraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||Indicative Module Content
The Special Subject is chosen each year from a range of projects, which usually involve independent working, literature reviews, thematic surveys, and fieldwork.
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 the Area Conservation course (ARCH11114).
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2014/15, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 10,
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 2,
External Visit Hours 14,
Feedback/Feedforward Hours 8,
Formative Assessment Hours 3,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 2,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Demonstrate detailed knowledge of a particular topic and the literature informing the topic.
- Display ability to effectively carry out specific project work related to the topic, including (where appropriate) working with outside agencies.
- Display organisational, verbal and presentational skills appropriate to Special Subject work.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Keywords||Conservation; thematic survey; conservation plans
|Course organiser||Mrs Ruxandra-Iulia Stoica
Tel: (0131 6)51 5746
|Course secretary||Miss Lyndsay Hopes
Tel: (0131 6)51 5735
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