Module 505 - Overview

Independent MFA Project 1/2

Utilise a range of research methods and integrated practical and/or critical research skills to independently develop an MFA Project within an interdisciplinary context. Begin to realise intentions individually and/or collaboratively in preparation for a coherently conceived project to be disseminated in MCP 506; present provisional outcomes through critically considered and speculative strategies; test clear conceptual, contextual and critical frameworks for the MFA Project informed by interdisciplinary perspectives and critically engaged practices; and critically reflect upon and evaluate practice against negotiated aims and objectives at this formative stage of the MFA Project.
Duration: summer residency 2 + fall semester
Content: studio project, thesis or process paper
Input: project planning, 1-2 workshops, 1-2 seminars, one research and two advisor meetings, one guidance committee meeting, group critique
Assessments: after winter residency
Credits: 60BCR/30ECTS/15CR