Undergraduate Course: Drawing for Sculpture (LLLA07025)
|School||Centre for Open Learning
||College||College of Humanities and Social Science
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 7 (Year 1 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||THIS IS A FOR-CREDIT COURSE OFFERED BY THE OFFICE OF LIFELONG LEARNING (OLL); ONLY STUDENTS REGISTERED WITH OLL SHOULD BE ENROLLED.
This course examines a range of robust and exploratory drawing techniques and ways of looking that consider the development of sculptural form. Using demonstrations, group discussion and individually practice, students will have the opportunity to explore a variety of approaches for presenting sculptural ideas on the page, as well as considering a conceptual understanding to research and practice.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| None
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
| By the end of the course, through attending classes and engaging in directed and independent study, students should be able to:
Experiment with a range of drawing materials and explore form through drawing.
Demonstrate an informed understanding of contemporary visual art practice as a basis for creating a personal response to sculpture and drawing.
Create personal paper works, with accompanying sketchbooks, which have informed a range of carefully considered and concluded drawings which demonstrate contextual relevance.
KOVATS, T., 2007, The drawing book : a survey of drawing : the primary means of expression, London: Black Dog Publishing
BERNADAC, M., 2000, Louise Bourgeois : The insomnia drawings, Zurich: Daros Services
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
||An understanding of the use of a range of drawing techniques.
Ability to work creatively in both 3D and 2D.
An understanding of composition and design.
An understanding of contemporary sculpture
Ability to undertake research and reflective practice and apply these in the context of sculptural drawing within visual culture
|Course organiser||Mr Robbie Bushe
|Course secretary||Mr David Lonergan
Tel: (0131 6)51 4832