Undergraduate Course: Research, Drawing and Visual Thinking 2 (Sculpture) (ARTX08017)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 8 (Year 2 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||Indicative course content
To introduce various methods of gathering and manipulating visual information from a variety of sources. Through research and drawing develop and underpin individual methods and ideas for studio practice.
Aims of course
1 To interpret set briefs and generate individual approaches to research, drawing and visual thinking.
2 To appropriately select and use a broad range of materials, approaches, processes and environments related to personal research interests.
3 To demonstrate investigation and enquiry in the personal development and presentation of research, drawing and visual thinking.
Mode of delivery
Desk-Based Research Projects Site Visits
Introduce core methodologies of artistic research.
Mixture of one-to-one group presentations and workshops.
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- RESPONSE Demonstrate the ability to employ appropriate strategies for the development of individual research.
- PROCESS Apply a range of research methods through the use of appropriate processes and materials.
- CONTEXT Consider the composition and presentation of your work within the context of contemporary art practice.
|Indicative Bibliography |
As appropriate to individual students research interests and as advised by staff.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||Research, manage time, attend to visual material, assess and evaluate own and others work.
||Erasmus and International Study Abroad in Year 3 may be applied for.
|Keywords||RESEARCH, DRAWING, VISUAL THINKING
|Course organiser||Mr David Moore
Tel: (0131 6)51 5883
|Course secretary||Mrs Margaret Milner
Tel: (0131 6)51 5879