Undergraduate Course: Applied Design 3 (ARTX09053)
|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
Using drawing and other appropriate research materials, students will initiate projects and develop ideas for designing a body of work. The resolved body of work should be made using glass, textiles or jewellery or other appropriate design techniques.
Aims of course
1 To foster a fully developed understanding of the interrelationship between the finished work and the critical thinking and research undertaken as part of its development.
2 To further develop, to a high level, skills in glass, textiles, jewellery or other appropriate means.
3 To foster professional and well considered approaches in the presentation of work created in this module.
Mode of delivery
Studio-Based, Demonstration, Email Assistance, Group Crit, Individual Mentoring, Review, Tutorial
This course is only available to students on BA Combined Studies (School of Art).
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| This course is only available to students enrolled on BA Combined Studies (School of Art).
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Show evidence of a high level of originality and a distinct personal language in finished work and the research which supports it.
- Demonstrate a strong command of skills in drawing and in the handling of a range of appropriate applied design processes.
- Show professionalism, good judgement and a highly considered approach to the selection and presentation of a resolved body of work for assessment.
|Indicative Bibliography |
Crafts Magazine UK; Neues Glass Germany; Andrew Moor, Architectural Glass Art & Technique in Contemporary Glass Rizzoli International, NY/USA;Second Steps a guide to setting up a business in the Craft World Publisher BCF Books; Tim McCreight .The Complete Metalsmith, Davis Publications; Inspired to stitch-21 textile Artists by Diana Springall; Mellor, Susan, and Elffers, Joost, Textile Designs, Thames and Hudson, London, 1998
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||This course is only available to students on BA Combined Studies (School of Art).
|Keywords||GLASS, TEXTILES, GLASS, JEWELLERY
|Course organiser||Ms Joan Smith
Tel: (0131 6)51 5917
|Course secretary||Miss Annabelle Evans
Tel: (0131 6)50 2422