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HI552U: SCOTTISH VISUAL HISTORY (2016-2017)

Last modified: 28 Jun 2018 10:27


Course Overview

This course will examine Scottish visual history across multiple media, including painting, photography, archtecture and print making.  Drawing upon in-depth case studies across the early modern and modern periods, questions of the construction and representation of a Scottish identity, within the broader political entity of the United Kingdom, will be addressed.

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 30 credits (15 ECTS credits)
Campus Old Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Professor Marjory Harper

What courses & programmes must have been taken before this course?

None.

What other courses must be taken with this course?

None.

What courses cannot be taken with this course?

None.

Are there a limited number of places available?

No

Course Description

This course will examine Scottish visual history across multiple media, including painting, photography, archtecture and print making.  Drawing upon in-depth case studies across the early modern and modern periods, questions of the construction and representation of a Scottish identity, within the broader political entity of the United Kingdom, will be addressed.


Contact Teaching Time

Information on contact teaching time is available from the course guide.

Teaching Breakdown

More Information about Week Numbers


Details, including assessments, may be subject to change until 31 August 2023 for 1st half-session courses and 22 December 2023 for 2nd half-session courses.

Summative Assessments

Written critical bibliography (30%); Written essay (70%).

Resit: One opportunity to resubmit the original assignments.

Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Feedback

Detailed written feedback to all assignments. Prompt response to emails and other enquiries.

Course Learning Outcomes

None.

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