Undergraduate Course: Intermedia Practice 4 (ARTX10013)
|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
With this module you will research, develop, document and publicly present a personal practice. Intermedia is an expanded notion of artistic practice. New processes and situations combine with existing possibilities to provide new contexts for artistic practice that is no longer base upon a particular medium, but is rather a hybrid of many. A defining aspect of Intermedia is that it views visual production perhaps beyond the confines of the white cube gallery context.
Aims of course
1 Provide a credible basis for an enduring praxis which utilises skills acquired from previous modules.
2 Critically assess and situate individual work within contemporary contexts.
3 Examine contemporary art dissemination
Mode of delivery
Tutorial, Studio-based, seminar, Installation, Group crit, Guest speakers
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:
- Be able to research, develop and present a series of work to an advanced standard
- Document and present, in an appropriate manner, a personal body of work
- Critically analyse and discuss your work to an informed audience in an appropriate manner
|Indicative Bibliography |
Current periodicals and magazines including - Art Monthly, Art Forum, Frieze, Flash Art, October, Afterall Hickey, Dave, 1940- Air guitar: essays on art & democracy / Dave Hickey. Published: Los Angeles : Art issues. Press; New York: Distributed by D.A.P. (Distributed Art Publishers), c1997. A Companion to Contemporary Art Since 1945 (Blackwell Companions to Art History) (Paperback) by Amelia Jones (Editor)
|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 hour group seminars and studio critiques, plus one-to-one tutorials with studio tutor.
|Course organiser||Mr Dean Hughes
Tel: (0131 6)51 5899
|Course secretary||Mrs Margaret Milner
Tel: (0131 6)51 5879
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