Undergraduate Course: Intermedia Professional Practice 4 (ARTX10015)
|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 research, develop and critically assesses methods for documenting and presenting personal practice. As contemporary art moves between and beyond accepted modes of production then artists are required to consolidate, rethink and invent methods of social exchange and interaction.
Aims of course
1 To encourage critical reflection on documentation, dissemination, and application of Intermedia art work.
2 To examine notions of professionalism in contemporary art practice.
3 To provide a realistic and sustainable forum for a future, and enduring, praxis.
Mode of delivery
Group crit, Guest speakers, Individual mentoring, Installation, Lecture, Presentation, Project
Articulate critical position in relation to dissemination of artistic work.
Development and completion of all projects 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 5,
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 11,
External Visit Hours 2,
Feedback/Feedforward Hours 15,
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:
- Be able to take significant responsibility for individual work plans.
- To demonstrate a significant responsibility to provide a critical basis for meaningful and enduring praxis.
- To present individual practice to an informed audience in an appropriate manner.
|Indicative Bibliography |
ABBING, Hans Why are artists poor-The exceptional economy of the Arts WALLIS, Brian. Title: Blasted allegories : an anthology of writings by contemporary artists / edited by Brian Wallis. Published: New Museum of Contemporary Art/MIT, 1987.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||Research, manage time, attend to visual material, assess and evaluate own and others work.
||Study Abroad is not permissable in Honours Degree Year.
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||Mixture of one-to-one and group presentations and workshops.
|Course organiser||Mr Dean Hughes
Tel: (0131 6)51 5899
|Course secretary||Mrs Margaret Milner
Tel: (0131 6)51 5879
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