Core Module Information
Module title: Project Preparation [Photography]

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

Module code: LMD10122
Module leader: Emile Shemilt
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:

On this module you will develop, plan and undertake selected strands of your creative work in lens-based or digital media to a high technical and conceptual level. Through appropriate reading and visual research you will explore different strands (selected by negotiation with your tutor) and negotiate a learning agreement. The module will be supported through visiting professional lectures, group seminars and individual tutorials, covering areas such as decision making, image development and analysis of your sourced research. To support this process you will collate and evidence your activities through workbooks, logs, diaries, work in progress images and notebooks.

Learning Outcomes for module:

Upon completion of this module you will be able to

LO1: Develop and work with, knowledge and understanding of a range of practice-based methods appropriate to an integrated enquiry and investigation.

LO2: Use a range of advanced technical skills, practices and materials relevant to photography to create appropriate visuals.

LO3: Effectively use research skills to extract appropriate information from a range of sources in the synthesising of an increasingly individual practice.

LO4: Exercise autonomy and initiative in professional and creative activities.

LO5: Critically reflect upon and communicate with professional peers about your professional practice.

Full Details of Teaching and Assessment
2023/4, Trimester 1, 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: Emile Shemilt
Module Organiser:

Student Activity (Notional Equivalent Study Hours (NESH))
Mode of activityLearning & Teaching ActivityNESH (Study Hours)
Face To Face Lecture 6
Face To Face Practical classes and workshops 24
Online Guided independent study 170
Total Study Hours200
Expected Total Study Hours for Module200

Type of Assessment Weighting % LOs covered Week due Length in Hours/Words
Portfolio 100 1~2~3~4~5 13 , WORDS= 2500
Component 1 subtotal: 100
Component 2 subtotal: 0
Module subtotal: 100

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