Undergraduate Course: Construction 2 (ARTX08037)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 8 (Year 3 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||Students will develop knowledge and practice in interdisciplinary construction techniques, drawing on skills which may have been learned in design or sculpture based workshops, to plan and execute a single work or series of related works.
This course is only available to students on BA Combined Studies (School of Art).
This Course allows students to synthesise skills which may have been derived from design or art backgrounds to create interdisciplinary design or art objects. The interdisciplinary project or projects must be underpinned by thorough research and excellent making skills.
Students may choose from practical classes in sculpture or design based disciplines. Group crits and tutorials will support the research and ideas development of projects.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| This course is only available to students enrolled on BA Combined Studies (School of Art).
|Additional Costs|| art materials
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)
||Submission of portfolio containing evidence of research and a selection of resolved works.
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Display a considered approach to research as it underpins individual practice
- Demonstrate competence and confidence in handling and synthesising mixed media materials to develop individually motivated project(s)
- Show competence and a considered approach to the selection and presentation of work for assessment at this level
|A reading list appropriate to the student's project will be developed.|
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||skills in research and development of ideas; self generated project work from initial idea to competion; practical skills in making,measuring,planning and presentation; skills in visualisation and demonstration of thought processes
||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
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