Undergraduate Course: Painting 3 (ARTX09040)
|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
Studio based where students are expected to initiate and develop an individual approach to their own practice through risk taking and experimentation.
Aims of course
1 To clearly identify and select areas of interest and to develop a personal language.
2 Develop a range of appropriate methods of production that utilise a combination of personal approaches and relevant knowledge of current practice.
3 To take responsibility in the development of a body of work that shows ambition and critical reflection.
Mode of delivery
Studio based, tutorial, group crit, individual crit, exhibition and review
Articulate issues within contemporary art studio practice
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:
- Present a body of work that shows a clearly identified personal approach.
- Demonstrate evidence of experimentation and development of appropriate methods of production.
- Present evidence of critical reflection and ambition in the development and production of a body of work.
|Indicative Bibliography |
Vitamin P : New Perspectives in Painting : Phaidon, 2002. Talking Painting, David Ryan, Routledge 2002. Locus Solus, Site, Identity, Technology in Contemporary Art, Black Dog 2000. Critical Perspectives on Contemporary Painting, Liverpool University press, 2003. Colour after Klein, (Re thinking colour in Contemporary art) Black Dog, 2007 Periodicals: Turps Banana, Art World, Art Forum, Modern Painters, Art in America, Parkett. Also as directed by studio tutors.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||Manage time, deal with obstacles, 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 hour group seminars and studio critiques.
|Keywords||EXPERIMENTATION, INDIVIDUALITY, INITI
|Course organiser||Mr Gordon Brennan
Tel: (0131 6)51 5902
|Course secretary||Mrs Margaret Milner
Tel: (0131 6)51 5879
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