Undergraduate Course: Intermedia Research 3 (ARTX09044)
|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 consolidate an understanding of a range of approaches to Intermedia research.
Aims of course
1 To intergrate an understanding of Intermedia (post 1945) within individual practice.
2 To identify an appropriate context for individual practice.
3 To explore a range of appropriate research methodologies.
Mode of delivery
Individual tutorials, Group seminars, Guest speakers, Presentations
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:
- Utilize a range of Intermedia research and information gathering methodologies and strategies effectively.
- Apply these methodologies to analyse research material to develop personal ideas and critical thinking.
- Identify and articulate a personal approach to Intermedia research.
|Indicative Bibliography |
Eagleton, Terry, 1943- Title: The significance of theory / Terry Eagleton. Published: Oxford, UK ; Cambridge, Mass., USA : Blackwell, 1990. Benjamin, Walter, 1892-1940. Title: The arcades project. Published: Cambridge, Massachusetts : Harvard University Press, 1999. Main Author: SMITHSON, Robert. Title: Robert Smithson : the collected writings / edited by Jack Flam. Published: Berkeley : University of California Press, 1996.
|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.
|Course organiser||Mr Dean Hughes
Tel: (0131 6)51 5899
|Course secretary||Mrs Margaret Milner
Tel: (0131 6)51 5879
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