Core Module Information
Module title: Documentary, Collaboration and Context

SCQF level: 09:
SCQF credit value: 20.00
ECTS credit value: 10

Module code: LMD09152
Module leader: Mary-Ann Kennedy
School School of Arts and Creative Industries
Subject area group: Art Design and Photography


Description of module content:

Through Lectures workshops, seminars and site visits the student will work to set briefs and self-selected areas of research, production and exhibition. You will work individually and collaboratively in groups, on projects that make best use of site, fulfil the requirement of the client, and are constructed for a pre-determined audience.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to:
LO1: Utilise a problem solving approach towards the development of projects, using critical analysis and evaluation of ideas.
LO2: Apply knowledge of a range of communication skills, some advanced and specialised in support of established practices in photography.
LO3: Interpret the impact of ethical, legal and professional conventions of current practice in documentary and editorial photography.
LO4: Demonstrate initiative, self-motivation and autonomy at a professional level.
LO5: Engage in the process of collaborative activity.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 2, 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: Mary-Ann Kennedy
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 10
Face To Face Tutorial 30
Independent Learning Guided independent study 160
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Project - Written 20 2,4,5 7 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 300
Project - Practical 20 1,3,4,5 8 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 0
Project - Written 30 1,2,3,4,5 13 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 500
Project - Written 30 2,3,4,5 14/15 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 0
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

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