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Painting

Robert Gordon University

Content

This course offers an exciting and challenging opportunity to study both the technical and contextual aspects of drawing and painting, in a spacious studio environment. You will produce work in a range of mediums, developing an understanding of how painting operates within a fine art context.

Year 1:
Drawing & Visualisation, Contextual & Critical Studies, Creative Principles & Methods, Core Fine Art Studies.

Year 2:
How Painting Works: The Grammar of Painting & Drawing, Developing a Painting Practice, Contextual & Critical Studies - Fine Art Contexts.

Year 3:
Painting in the Expanded Field: Research & Development, Contextual & Critical Studies - Exploring Critical Themes, Ideas into Practice: Development & Resolution, Contextual & Critical Studies - Research & Enquiry, Professional Skills: Disseminating Practice, International Study.

Year 4:
Towards Professional Practice, Contextual & Critical Studies – Dissertation.

Entry Requirements

2023 entry requirements:

Standard entry:
3 Highers at BBC including English or another English based subject and Art and Design. Interview and portfolio.

Widening access entry:
3 Highers at CCC including English or another English based subject and Art and Design. Interview and portfolio.

Start Date

September

Qualification

Degree

Award

BA Hons

Study Method

Full time

UCAS Code

W120

Course Length

4 years

Department

Gray's School of Art

SCQF Level

10

Website

www.rgu.ac.uk