Undergraduate Course: Independent Study (ARTX08008)
|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
Students will submit a proposal for c 90 hours of negotiated activity to be undertaken in an appropriate discipline and working environment. The agreed programme, supervised by an approved tutor, will consist of a project workbook and a body of practice-based work.
Aims of course
1 To further develop an understanding of the finished work as the outcome of the related critical thinking, planning and research undertaken.
2 To undertake an increasingly independent approach to the learning resources available, fostering the development of a range of skills in a professional context in an appropriate discipline.
3 To further develop skills in presentation and editing in the display of work made in this module.
Mode of delivery
Studio-Based, Email Assistance, Group Crit, Individual Mentoring, Review, Seminar, 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
|Academic year 2014/15, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Course Start Date
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 20,
Supervised Practical/Workshop/Studio Hours 5,
Feedback/Feedforward Hours 8,
Formative Assessment Hours 3,
Summative 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:
- Display increasing confidence in the development of an original and personal vision in finished work and the research which supports it.
- Demonstrate confidence and competence in the ability to plan, develop and document a project from proposal to resolution.
- Show competence and a considered approach to the selection and presentation of work for assessment at this level.
|Indicative Bibliography |
http://www.tate.org.uk http://www.balticmill.com http://www.artcyclopedia.com/ http://www.a-n.co.uk/cgi- http://www.scottisharts.org.uk/
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||This course is only available to students on BA Combined Studies (School of Art).
|Keywords||INDEPENDENT, NEGOTIATED ACTIVITY
|Course organiser||Ms Joan Smith
Tel: (0131 6)51 5917
|Course secretary||Mrs Margaret Milner
Tel: (0131 6)51 5879
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