Undergraduate Course: Research Drawing 3 (Painting) (ARTX09041)
|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
Students are expected to be able to identify, develop and present self generated ideas by employing a range of appropriate strategies.
Aims of course
1 To clearly identify and select areas of individual interest and develop a personal visual language
2 To develop and analyse the key ideas that underpin studio practice in relation to students own interests and aspects of current art practice
3 To be able to undertake a reflective analysis of material gathered through a wide range of drawing and research processes.
Mode of delivery
Tutorials,, seminars, group crits, review.
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:
- Present evidence of identifying and gathering research materials relevant to individual practice from a range of personally selected sources
- Present evidence of the undertaking of a critical and reflective analysis of material through a range of documentation, drawing and related research methods.
- Present evidence of an understanding of appropriate methods of development and presentation to best communicate selected ideas.
|Indicative Bibliography |
Vitamin D : New Perspecctives in Drawing. Phaidon, 2005. Art 21 Art in the 21st Century (vol I-111) Abrams 2003 Invisible Cities, Italo Calvino, Harcourt, Brace, 1974. Place, Thames and Hudson, 2005 periodicals; Map, Artists Newsletter, Art world, Art Forum. Web ; AN www.a-n.co.uk Drawing center New York. www.drawingcenter.org Also as directed by studio tutors.
|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||EXPERIMENTATION, INDIVIDUALITY, INITIATIVE
|Course organiser||Mr Gordon Brennan
Tel: (0131 6)51 5902
|Course secretary||Mrs Margaret Milner
Tel: (0131 6)51 5879
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