Undergraduate Course: Professional Portfolio (ARCH10010)
|School||Edinburgh College of Art
||College||College of Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
|Credit level (Normal year taken)||SCQF Level 10 (Year 4 Undergraduate)
||Availability||Not available to visiting students
|Summary||Indicative course content
A design project selected, & developed in an academic context, by students from their own experience during their professional placement period.
Aims of course
1 To develop students' abilities to resolve complex, contemporary design problems arising from individual experiences from practice.
Mode of delivery
A studio based course with design critiques.
Entry Requirements (not applicable to Visiting Students)
||Other requirements|| Co-requisites
ARCH10008 Professional Placement, ARCH10011 Research & Site Brief, ARCH10009 Contemporary Practice
Course Delivery Information
|Not being delivered|
On completion of this course, the student will be able to:
- fulfil the requirements of a design brief arising from professional experience.
- respond creatively to the brief beyond the satisfaction of functional & technical requirements.
- relate design development & intentions to relevant principles & theories of landscape architecture.
|Indicative Bibliography |
Students will be required to underpin their individual project with a self-directed selection of texts which inform their design. However reference can also be made to texts used in stage 1 & 2 History & theory modules.
|Graduate Attributes and Skills
|Course organiser||Mr Chris Rankin
|Course secretary||Mrs Karen Biggar
Tel: (0131 6)51 5803