Undergraduate Course: Architectural History Dissertation (ARHI10002)
|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||10,000-12,000-word dissertation on an approved topic, and with focus either in interpretation or archival research
Course Delivery Information
|Academic year 2017/18, Not available to visiting students (SS1)
|Learning and Teaching activities (Further Info)
Seminar/Tutorial Hours 1,
Dissertation/Project Supervision Hours 3,
Programme Level Learning and Teaching Hours 8,
Directed Learning and Independent Learning Hours
|Assessment (Further Info)
|Additional Information (Assessment)
||10000 - 12000 word dissertation (100%)
||Students receive formative feedback at individual tutorial meetings, which take place regularly throughout the duration of the course.
|No Exam Information
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- Demonstrate a depth of knowledge on a particular topic in architectural history.
- Demonstrate a familiarity with the methodology and literature of architectural history and criticism.
- Demonstrate awareness of the wider theoretical and cultural context of architecture.
- Demonstrate ability to synthesise arguments from a wide range of source materials in a cogent and coherent manner.
- Demonstrate ability to communicate an idea fluently and accurately.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Additional Class Delivery Information
||Self-directed project, supported by regular tutorials
|Course organiser||Mr John Lowrey
Tel: (0131 6)50 2314
|Course secretary||Miss Dee Gillespie
Tel: (0131 6)50 2309