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FS5527: PROJECTS IN FILM AND VISUAL CULTURE (2020-2021)

Last modified: 24 Jun 2020 14:31


Course Overview

This course will involve students in a project related to film and visual
culture, wherein methods in film and visual culture will be applied to practical
experience. Students will take a leadership role in the project, being
responsible for its completion from start to finish. Students will work with a
local arts and cultural organization and develop a portfolio of material,
depending on the project. A particular focus will be placed on public engagement
with research, in other words, presenting the project to the public through blog
posts, social media, film, or other for a. Workshops will prepare the students
for the portfolio and assessed work, involve close analysis and discussion of
specific examples.

Course Details

Study Type Postgraduate Level 5
Session Second Sub Session Credit Points 30 credits (15 ECTS credits)
Campus Aberdeen Sustained Study No
Co-ordinators
  • Mr Alan Macpherson

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

  • Any Postgraduate Programme

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 involve students in a project related to film and visual
culture, wherein methods in film and visual culture will be applied to practical
experience. Students will take a leadership role in the project, being
responsible for its completion from start to finish. Students will work with a
local arts and cultural organization and develop a portfolio of material,
depending on the project. A particular focus will be placed on public engagement
with research, in other words, presenting the project to the public through blog
posts, social media, film, or other for a. Workshops will prepare the students
for the portfolio and assessed work, involve close analysis and discussion of
specific examples.


Contact Teaching Time

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

Teaching Breakdown

  • 1 Seminar during University weeks 25 - 34, 38

More Information about Week Numbers


In light of Covid-19 and the move to blended learning delivery the assessment information advertised for courses may be subject to change. All updates for first-half session courses will be actioned no later than 1700 (GMT) on 18 September 2020. All updates for second half-session courses will be actioned in advance of second half-session teaching starting. Please check back regularly for updates.

Summative Assessments

Essay

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 50
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback Word Count 2500
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Portfolio

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 40
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Presentation

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 10
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Formative Assessment

There are no assessments for this course.

Resit Assessments

Essay

Assessment Type Summative Weighting 100
Assessment Weeks Feedback Weeks

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Feedback Written Word Count 2500
Learning Outcomes
Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome
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Course Learning Outcomes

Knowledge LevelThinking SkillOutcome

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