Undergraduate Course: Interdisciplinary Practice (ARTX09060)
|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 will make a substantial body of interdisciplinary work, exploiting a range of highly developed skills. The work should be underpinned by well researched and self-generated ideas displaying a coherent and individual vision.
Aims of course
1 To foster a fully developed understanding of the body of work as the outcome of related critical thinking, thorough planning and research.
2 To facilitate the development of a substantial body of interdisciplinary work, to a high standard
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
|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 4,
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 a high degree of confidence in the resolution of a substantial body of work and the research which informs it.
- Demonstrate highly developed skills in the synthesis of multi disciplinary practices and techniques.
- Show professionalism, good judgement and a highly considered approach to the selection and presentation of a resolved body of work for assessment.
|Indicative Bibliography |
Jan Butterfield Abbeville The art of light and space 1993 Stephen Bann Ian Hamilton Finlay A visual primer by Yves Abrioux 1992; Reaktion Books ISBN 0948462353 Mark Rosenthal Anselm Kiefer The Art Institute of Chicago and Philadelphia Museum of Art 1987 ISBN 0-87633-071-5 Peter Fischli and David Weiss Robert Flack, Beate Sontgen, Arthur C Danto Phaidon Press Limited 2005 ISBN 0 7148 4323 7 Peter Fischli and David Weiss 'The Way Things Go' 16mm film available on video 1987
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||This course is only available to students on BA Combined Studies (School of Art).
|Keywords||INTERDISCIPLINARY, SELF GENERATED
|Course organiser||Ms Joan Smith
Tel: (0131 6)51 5917
|Course secretary||Mrs Margaret Milner
Tel: (0131 6)51 5879
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