Core Module Information
Module title: Applied Camera Techniques

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

Module code: LMD07113
Module leader: Lei Cox
School School of Arts and Creative Industries
Subject area group: Art Design and Photography

There are no pre-requisites for this module to be added

Description of module content:

Working individually and within a growing community of practice, you will research and analyse images as groundwork for experimentation and ideas development. Relevant image software and open source web tools will be introduced for targeted and exploratory working methodologies alongside self-reflection and peer critique. Assessment will be through project completion and will utilize on-line visual as well as textual forms and include peer and self-assessment.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to

LO1: Develop a widening research methodology.

LO2: Demonstrate an understanding of the process of photographic brief development.

LO3: Competently use a range of digital and online visual production and communication tools for photographic practice.

LO4: Appropriately present creative researched ideas utilizing web2 tools.

LO5: Engage with a community of practice through self-reflection and peer critique.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, In Person, Edinburgh Napier University
Occurrence: 001
Primary mode of delivery: In Person
Location of delivery: MERCHISTON
Partner: Edinburgh Napier University
Member of staff responsible for delivering module: Mary-Ann Kennedy
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 24
Independent Learning Guided independent study 36
Online 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
Project - Written 20 1~5 2 , WORDS= 0
Project - Written 20 3~4 4 , WORDS= 0
Project - Written 20 2~5 7 , WORDS= 800
Learning Log 20 1~2~5 13 HOURS= 1500
Project - Written 20 3~4 11 , WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

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