Full Title Studio Skills 1

Short Title Studio Skills 1

Code PERF06023
Level 06
Credit 05

Author Conway, Jo
Department Humanities

Subject Area Performing Arts
Attendence 80%
Fee

Description
The students are introduced to basic model making and technical drawing tools and skills and to the use of scale. They are guided through the process of building a model box that reflects the performance space e.g. textures, colours etc., and to develop an awareness of the performer's relationship to the theatre space. Preliminary skills in drawing, collage and colour application are introduced that will nurture their visual response.

Indicative Syllabus
model making: introduction to materials tools and skills, scale, the figure, paints etc Heath and safety

technical drawing: materials, scale, measurement, groundplans, elevations

Visual: drawing skills, life drawing, different materials, colour application, colour theory, collage.

Learning Outcomes
On completion of this module the learner will/should be able to
  1. Have preliminary skills model making techniques and will be familiar with tools necessary in the theatre design process

  2. Demonstrate an understanding of the use of scale in two and three dimensional forms in design for theatre.

  3. Be familiar with materials and media used in creating design imagery, e.g. colour theory and paint equipment etc. 

  4. Have an awareness of health and safety issues around the use of specialised materials and equipment.


Module Dependencies
Pre Requisite Modules
None
Co Requisite Modules
None
Incompatible Modules
None

Coursework Assessment Breakdown %
Course Work / Continuous Assessment 100 %

Coursework Assessment Breakdown

Description Outcome Assessed % of Total Assessment Week
Project 1,2,3,4 100 Week 15


End Exam Assessment Breakdown

Description Outcome Assessed % of Total Assessment Week


Distance Learning Mode Workload

Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Weekly Workload

Total Average Weekly Learner Workload 0.00 Hours

Part Time Mode Workload

Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Weekly Workload

Total Average Weekly Learner Workload 0.00 Hours

Full Time Mode Workload

Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Weekly Workload
Laboratory Practical Studio Project 02 Weekly 2.00

Total Average Weekly Learner Workload 2.00 Hours

Online Learning Mode Workload

Type Location Description Hours Frequency Avg Weekly Workload

Total Average Weekly Learner Workload 0.00 Hours

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Other Resources
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