Undergraduate Course: Professional Practice (ARTX09057)
|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 should submit a proposal for c 80 hours of negotiated activity to be undertaken in an appropriate discipline and professional working environment. The agreed programme, supervised by an approved tutor, should consist of a project workbook and a body of practice-based work.
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 independent approaches, fostering the development, to a high standard, of a range of skills in a professional context
3 To foster professional and well considered approaches in the presentation of work created in this module.
Mode of delivery
Professional studio context, 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
|Academic year 2014/15, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Course Start Date
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 20,
Supervised Practical/Workshop/Studio Hours 5,
Feedback/Feedforward Hours 8,
Formative Assessment Hours 3,
Summative Assessment Hours 3,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 2,
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:
- Show evidence of a high level of originality and a distinct personal language in finished work and the research which supports it.
- Demonstrate command, to a high level, of appropriate skills and a high level of ability to identify and develop a proposal to resolution.
- Show professionalism, good judgement and a highly considered approach to the selection and presentation of a resolved body of work for assessment.
|Indicative Bibliography |
Professional journals and websites appropriate to chosen project and context. Full list available in Combined Studies Core Bibiliography
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Keywords||PROFESSIONAL WORKING ENVIRONMENT, NEGOTIATED STUDY
|Course organiser||Ms Joan Smith
Tel: (0131 6)51 5917
|Course secretary||Mrs Margaret Milner
Tel: (0131 6)51 5879
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