CURRICULUM

YEAR 1

MCP 501
Independent Study Project 30 CR = Studio project semester 1
Start: summer residency 1
Input: project planning, two workshops, two advisor meetings, one guidance committee meeting
Assessment: after presentation at fall residency

MCP 502
Independent Study Project 30 CR = Studio project semester 2
Start: winter residency 1
Input: group critique, two advisor meetings, one guidance committee meeting
Assessment: after presentation at summer residency 2

MCP 503
Independent Research Project 30 CR = Research project semester 1
Start: summer residency 1
Input: seminar, research planning, two faculty advisor meetings, one guidance committee meeting
Assessment: after presentation at fall residency

MCP 504
Independent Research Project 30 CR = Research project semester 2
Start: winter residency 1
Input: group critique, two advisor meetings, one guidance committee meeting
Assessment: after presentation at summer residency 2
(PGDip awarded if not continuing on to MFA)

YEAR 2

MCP 505
Independent MFA Project 60 CR = Studio project semesters 3+4
Start: summer residency 2
Input: project planning, two workshops, four advisor meetings, two guidance committee meeting
Assessments: intermediary at fall residency, final after presentation at summer residency 3
Summer Residency + Semesters 3+4 (Thesis Year)

MCP 506
Independent MFA Research 60 CR = Research project semesters 3+4
Start: summer residency 2
Input: seminar, research planning, four faculty advisor meetings, two guidance committee meetings
Assessments: intermediary at fall residency, final after presentation at summer residency 3