Undergraduate Course: Intermedia Research 4 (ARTX10014)
|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 aim of this module is to provide a framework for the combination of individual ideas with practical methods to develop future projects. Intermedia artwork synthesises a range of media, situations and approaches. Likewise the development of ideas from genesis though to execution, in research, requires the application of critical analysis to a range of methods/materials/ and strategies in individual practice.
Aims of course
1 Critically assess a range of Intermedia research methodologies through personal practice.
2 Develop a body of Intermedia research material that develops personal ideas within the context of contemporary artistic production.
Mode of delivery
Lecture, Seminar, Tutorial, Guest Speaker, Presentation, Studio-based
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:
- To employ a range of Intermedia research methodologies
- To present Intermedia art research that demonstrates critical development from idea through to execution.
- Be able to write a focused research plan that outlines aims and objectives.
|Indicative Bibliography |
KAPROW, Allan. Essays on the blurring of art and life / edited by Jeff Kelly. Published: Berkeley : University of California Press, 1993. Main Author: McLuhan, Marshall, 1911-1980 Understanding media : the extensions of man / Marshall McLuhan ; introduction by Lewis H. Lapham. Published: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 1994 (1999).
|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
||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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