Undergraduate Course: Personal Language (ARTX08009)
|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 may take an interdisciplinary approach to a sustained period of study, based on a body of self motivated research. Through consultation with their Director of Studies students will negotiate 200 hours of both directed and self-directed study.
Aims of course
1 To gain confidence in understanding the interrelationship between the finished work and the critical thinking and research undertaken as part of its development.
2 To develop an understanding of the technical and conceptual means of visual expression, using a range of media and subject matter.
3 To further develop skills in presentation and editing in the display of work made in this module.
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
|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 4,
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 evidence of a developing originality and a personal language in finished work and the research which supports it.
- Demonstrate competence and confidence in the handling and selection of a range of materials and approaches.
- 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 Periodicals: Art Review, Artforum, Art Journal, Art Monthly
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||This course is only available to students on BA Combined Studies (School of Art).
|Keywords||INTERDISCIPLINARY, SELF MOTIVATED RESEARCH
|Course organiser||Ms Joan Smith
Tel: (0131 6)51 5917
|Course secretary||Mrs Margaret Milner
Tel: (0131 6)51 5879
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