Undergraduate Course: Research, Drawing and Visual Thinking 4 (Sculpture) (ARTX10006)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 4 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||Indicative course content
To complete and present a body of research and drawing that is creatively informed, innovative and critically aware and contributes to a mature underpinning of visual thinking in studio practice.
Aims of course
1 To demonstrate a highly developed and individually driven body of research, drawing and visual thinking that relates to and underpins sculpture practice.
2 To identify sophisticated levels of research when sourcing, selecting and manipulating information from a variety of sources related to personal research and drawing.
3 To evidence a highly articulate visual language through the selection and presentation of a professional body of research and drawing and visual thinking work.
Mode of delivery
Studio, workshop, project space, tutorials, group crits, presentations, exhibition, lectures.
Introduce a critical relationship to core methodologies of artistic research.
Research and development of ideas for final degree assessment.
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2014/15, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Lecture Hours 10,
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 20,
External Visit Hours 3,
Feedback/Feedforward Hours 30,
Formative Assessment Hours 3,
Summative Assessment Hours 3,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 8,
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:
- INITIATE Demonstrate an appropriate range of methods and materials to develop an advanced visual language.
- EVALUATE Evidence experimentation and critical decision making in the production and presentation of individual work.
- COMMUNICATE Select and present a focused and appropriate body of personal research, drawing and visual thinking.
|Indicative Bibliography |
As appropriate to individual student's research interests and as advised by staff.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||Research, manage time, attend to visual material, assess and evaluate own and others work.
||Study Abroad is not permissable in Final Honours Year.
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||Misture of one hour group semiars and studio critiques plus one-to-one tutorials with studio tutor.
|Keywords||RESEARCH, DRAWING, VISUAL THINKING
|Course organiser||Mr David Moore
Tel: (0131 6)51 5883
|Course secretary||Mrs Margaret Milner
Tel: (0131 6)51 5879
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