Core Module Information
Module title: Creative Practice 1

SCQF level: 07:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: LMD07101
Module leader: Ron O'Donnell
School School of Arts and Creative Industries
Subject area group: Art Design and Photography


Description of module content:

On this module you will be introduced to the basic concepts and applications of image making, such as framing, composition, lighting, staging and editing through a series of lectures, exercises and projects. You will engage in seminars, presentations and crits, demonstrating continual engagement with research and experimentation in relation to the creative process.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to:
LO1: Demonstrate an understanding of the development, both technically and conceptually, of an individual practice in response to set projects;
LO2: Demonstrate technical competence in a range of traditional and emerging media, processes and technologies;
LO3: Competently use a range of practical skills and techniques in film and photography practice to interpret and realise ideas;
LO4: Exercise some initiative, self motivation and independence in carrying out defined activities and independent study.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, Face-to-Face, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: Face-to-Face
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Ron O'Donnell
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 24
Face To Face Seminar 36
Independent Learning Guided independent study 140
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Oral Presentation 30 1 5 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 0
Project - Written 35 2, 3, 4 6 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 0
Project - Written 35 1,3,4 12 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 65
Component 2 subtotal: 35
Module subtotal: 100

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