Undergraduate Course: Research, Drawing and Visual Thinking 3 (Sculpture) (ARTX09038)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 9 (Year 3 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||Indicative course content
To further explore a range of research resources and experiment with information gathered through drawing and the deployment of visual thinking in the production of work. The development of an individual methodology and thorough research focus to inform and underpin sculpture practice.
Aims of course
1 To establish self directed and individual approaches to research, drawing and visual thinking and consolidate the development of a personal visual language.
2 To identify and utilise original approaches when accumulating, developing and structuring visual material from appropriate sources related to personal research and drawing.
3 To evidence experimentation, development and professionalism in the selection and presentation of a body of research, drawing and visual thinking work.
Mode of delivery
Studio, desk based research, site visits, crits, library
Articulate methodologies of artistic research
Various topics will be introduced during the academic year.
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2014/15, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 10,
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 20,
External Visit Hours 7,
Feedback/Feedforward Hours 30,
Formative Assessment Hours 3,
Summative Assessment Hours 3,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 8,
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:
- INVESTIGATION Demonstrate individual research and visual exploration from a variety of resources.
- DEVELOPMENT Test out and challenge methods and processes towards the development of a personal language.
- SELECTION Select and present a body of work developed through individual creativity and reflection.
|Indicative Bibliography |
As appropriate to individual student's 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.
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||Mixture of one-to-one group presentations and workshops.
|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
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