Undergraduate Course: Architecture Investigative Project 1 (ARJA10005)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 3 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Available to all students
|Summary||This course allows a student to develop an aspect of a taught honours course as a 20 credit extension of the original course. The course allows the student to pursue self-directed study but the chosen theme is identified in the taught version of the course and the project provided and supervised by that tutor.
It is expected that students will work together on projects that will allow a topic to be studied from a variety of different angles and produce a number of different kinds of output, depending on the interests and expertise of the students involved.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
|Additional Costs|| costs associated with production of assessed material
Information for Visiting Students
|Pre-requisites||Appropriate background at the equivalent level
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2014/15, Available to all students (SV1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 4,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
The student will produce a portfolio of writings, images and presentations as agreed with the course tutor and laid out in the detailed course documentation. The precise nature of the output will be related to the expertise and interests of the student (related to their degree programme.
|No Exam Information
| A thorough knowledge and understanding of the particular area of study chosen for the project
An ability to develop an independent programme of study calling upon the expertise of others when needed
An ability to work with others, as appropriate, on collaborative aspects of a project
An ability to analyse buildings and/or urban ensembles using a wide variety of visual media
An ability to critically analyse and combine different types of evidence including visual, cartographic, written (both primary and secondary) and, where appropriate, actual buildings in support of an argument.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Mr John Lowrey
Tel: (0131 6)50 2314
|Course secretary||Ms Fiona Binning
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