Undergraduate Course: Personal Practice (ARTX09061)
|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 undertake an extended period of study in one discipline or area to resolve individually motivated work to a high level. This module will further enhance study undertaken in one other module at this level.
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 foster the creation of a substantial and coherent body of work which further extends technical and conceptual skills developed in one area or discipline at this level.
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 evidence of a high degree of originality and a distinct personal language in finished work and the research which supports it.
- Demonstrate a highly confident command of technical and conceptual skills in one discipline or area of study.
- Show professionalism, good judgement and a highly considered approach to the selection and presentation of a resolved body of work for assessment.
|Indicative Bibliography |
websites including: http://www.tate.org.uk http://www.balticmill.com http://www.artcyclopedia.com/ http://icom.museum http://www.a-n.co.uk publications including Flash Art, Art Review, Art Monthly Individually compiled bibliography
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||This course is only available to students on BA Combined Studies (School of Art).
|Keywords||INDIVIDUALLY MOTIVATED WORK, ONE DISCIPLINE
|Course organiser||Ms Joan Smith
Tel: (0131 6)51 5917
|Course secretary||Mrs Margaret Milner
Tel: (0131 6)51 5879
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