Undergraduate Course: Studio Practice Exchange 40 credits (ARTX09031)
This course will be closed from 17 January 2019
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 9 (Year 3 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Part-year visiting students only
|Summary||Indicative course content
This module enables students to develop knowledge and skills appropriate to their discipline within a specific cultural and professional context. Students work on a series of projects of differing time-frames and complexity within and outwith the studio. Students are encouraged to collect and analyse research that is creatively informed and critically aware, to enable the development of an integrated iterative process incorporating researching, making, evaluating, presenting and reflection.
Aims of course
1 to develop advanced art and research methods, techniques and approaches
2 to explore how artists develop an individual practice and position themselves in the discipline
3 to introduce the cultural and social issues relevant to contemporary art practice in Scotland
Mode of delivery
Project Work, Group Crits, Project Review, Seminar, Presentation, Lecture
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| This course is only available to ECA students on degree programmes belonging to the School of Art.
Information for Visiting Students
|High Demand Course?
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- demonstrate proficiency in the research, initiation and development of projects through structured, transparent methodologies
- apply the creative processes of art practice to generate, evaluate and resolve ideas through critical assessment and considered judgement with reference to professional practice
- demonstrate an awareness of the cultural and social context of the host institution
|Indicative Bibliography |
Discipline Specific and Personal Bibliographies to be determined by discussion with Studio Tutors.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills