Undergraduate Course: Painting 4 (ARTX10009)
|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
The presentation of a cohesive and well considered body of work that reflects personal interest and a high level of critical understanding of current practice.
Aims of course
1 To propose and execute a clear programme of study that defines a high level of self determination and ambition
2 Through critical analysis present a selected body of work that communicates personal vision and an awareness of current practice
3 To organise and present a body of work that shows reflection and a high level of visual and intellectual rigour.
Mode of delivery
Studio-Based,Group Crit Exhibition, Installation,Individual Mentoring.
Introduce and expand a critical position in relation to contemporary art studio practice.
Development of ideas and completion of work 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:
- Present a body of work that clearly communicates a personal set of ideas and concerns through the mediums inherent in current art practice.
- Demonstrate the ability to critically reflect on the relative values within personal practice and those within current art practice.
- Present evidence of the execution of a series of displays, installations/exhibitions of work that show individuality and ambition
|Indicative Bibliography |
Critical Perspectives on Contemporary Painting. Liverpool University Press, 2003. Thinking Through Art : Reflections on Art as research. Routledge, 2006. Vitamin P : New Perspectives in Painting : Phaidon, 2002. Contemporary Cultures of Display, Yale, 1999. Also as directed by studio tutors. Periodicals, Art World, Modern Painters, Turps Banana, Parkett.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||Manage time, deal with obstacles, attend to visual material, assess and evaluate own and others work.
||Study Abroad is not permissable in Final Honours Year.
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||Mixture of one hur group seminars and studio critiques, plus one-to-one tutorials with studio tutor.
|Keywords||SELF DETERMINATION, CRITICAL ANALYSIS, EXHIBITION.
|Course organiser||Mr Gordon Brennan
Tel: (0131 6)51 5902
|Course secretary||Mrs Margaret Milner
Tel: (0131 6)51 5879
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