Undergraduate Course: Applied Design 3: Exploration and Innovation (ARTX09056)
|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 substantial 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 the creation of a substantial body of 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 |
Journals: Crafts Magazine, Metalsmith Magazine, Selvedge, The journal of Weavers, Spinners and Dyers Textile Forum, Fiberarts, Neues Glass, Glass USA,New Glass review USA Contemporary Glass Society UK Newsletter & Website North Lands Creative Glass Website
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Keywords||GLASS, TEXTILES, JEWELLERY
|Course organiser||Ms Joan Smith
Tel: (0131 6)51 5917
|Course secretary||Mrs Margaret Milner
Tel: (0131 6)51 5879