Core Module Information
Module title: Editorial, Investigation and Site

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

Module code: LMD09153
Module leader: Mary-Ann Kennedy
School School of Arts and Creative Industries
Subject area group: Art Design and Photography


Description of module content:

On this module, you will apply your creative and technical skills to the production of imagery for use in editorial practice and site specific work. You will create a range of short photo-stories, testing your ability to respond to tight deadlines. You will apply your knowledge and experience of lens-based practice to editorial and site-specific projects in which content, concept, aesthetic and choice of site is integral to your projects.

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: Demonstrate analytical skills, evaluation and synthesis of ideas, concepts and issues.
LO3: Demonstrate autonomy and initiative in relevant presentational activities at a professional level.
LO4: Apply knowledge of ethical and professional issues in photography.
LO5: Apply knowledge of the subject matter in order to produce work suitable for publication.

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: Mary-Ann Kennedy
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 12
Face To Face Practical classes and workshops 28
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 30 1,2,3,4 9 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 0
Project - Written 35 1,2,3,4,5 10 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 300
Oral Presentation 20 1,2,3 13 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 1200
Project - Written 15 1,2,4 14/15 HOURS= 0, WORDS= 600
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

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