Undergraduate Course: Developing Drawing (ARTX08001)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 8 (Year 1 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||Indicative course content
Working from a range of sources and with a wide range of drawing materials students will further examine the creative potential of drawing as an independent discipline. Students will further explore how drawing underpins the cross-disciplinary nature of the Combined Studies programme.
Aims of course
1 To increase understanding of the interrelationship between the finished work and the critical thinking and research undertaken as part of its development.
2 To further develop a personal expressive language and technical skills using a variety of drawing media.
3 To further develop skills in editing, presentation and display of work made using a range of drawing media.
Mode of delivery
Studio-Based, Demonstration, Email Assistance, Group Crit, Individual Mentoring, Review, Tutorial
This course is only available to students on BA Combined Studies (School of Art).
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| This course is only available to students enrolled on BA Combined Studies (School of Art).
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Display originality and competence in drawing through finished work and the research which supports it.
- Show evidence of a developing understanding of how drawing underpins the programme as a mandatory and essential skill, transferable between disciplines.
- Show competence and a considered approach to the selection and presentation of work for assessment at this level.
|Indicative Bibliography |
Luc Tuymans (1997) <i>Premonition Drawings</i>, Kunstmuseum Berne Richard Serra (1992) <i>Drawings 1992</i>, Serpentine Gallery, Richter Verlag, Dusseldorf Catherine de Zegher (ed.) (2004) <i>Giuseppe Penone: The Imprint of Drawing</i>, The Drawing Center, New York Ann Temkin(1993) <i>Thinking is Form: The Drawings of Joseph Beuys</i>, Thames and Hudson/ Moma Nicholas Serota (1981) <i>Brice Marden: Paintings Drawings Prints 1975-80</i>, London, Whitechapel Gallery<br>
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||This course is only available to students on BA Combined Studies (School of Art).
|Course organiser||Ms Joan Smith
Tel: (0131 6)51 5917
|Course secretary||Mrs Margaret Milner
Tel: (0131 6)51 5879