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Undergraduate Course: Painting: with expression 2 (LLLA07001)

Course Outline
SchoolEdinburgh College of Art CollegeCollege of Humanities and Social Science
Credit level (Normal year taken)SCQF Level 7 (Year 1 Undergraduate) AvailabilityNot available to visiting students
SCQF Credits10 ECTS Credits5
SummaryTHIS IS A FOR-CREDIT COURSE OFFERED BY THE OFFICE OF LIFELONG LEARNING (OLL); ONLY STUDENTS REGISTERED WITH OLL SHOULD BE ENROLLED.
This course enables students to develop their own personal and expressive language negotiating the creative territory between representation and abstraction. Through discussion with the tutor, students will research and develop their own observed ┐starting points┐, to reveal and sustain an expressive, abstract use of their own images, underpinned by an understanding of composition and structure.
Course description Not entered
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
Pre-requisites Co-requisites
Prohibited Combinations Other requirements None
Course Delivery Information
Not being delivered
Learning Outcomes
By the end of the course, through attending classes and engaging in directed and independent study, students should be able to:

RESEARCH
develop their own research and technical methodologies which explore composition and structure to develop abstract representation
PRACTICE
use drawing and painting techniques imaginatively from a range of their own sourced information
PRESENT
develop and present a coherent series of related artworks which consider the potential of expression and abstraction.
Reading List
Recommended Bayrle, T., 2002, Vitamin P: New Perspectives in Painting, London: Phaidon Publishing
Saatchi Gallery, 2005, Triumph of Painting: Saatchi Gallery, London: Jonathon Cape
Collings, M. and Flowers East, 2001, British Abstract Painting 2001, Albany, USA: Momentum
Additional Information
Graduate Attributes and Skills Ability to make effective use of drawing and painting skills
Ability to create expression, mood and character through observational practice
Understanding of composition and design
Ability to undertake research and reflective practice and apply these in the context of painting within visual culture
KeywordsNot entered
Contacts
Course organiserMr Robbie Bushe
Tel:
Email: r.bushe@ed.ac.uk
Course secretaryMs Sherrey Landles
Tel: (0131 6)50 4400
Email: s.landles@ed.ac.uk
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