Department of Fine Art

Fine Art BA

2017 - 2018

1st yr Fall 
Methods and Process
LÚR1010Ms1 / 10 ECTS
V
S
Image Processing and
Portfolio

MGM1132Ms1 / 2 ECTS
V
S
Seminar
SAM1232Ms / 2 ECTS
V
S
Technical Course
TKN1016MS / 6 ECTS
V
S
Modernism in Fine Art
MOD1018MFS / 8 ECTS
F
S
Academic Writing
ASK0002MFS / 2 ECTS
F
S
Landscape and Nature
in Visual Arts

LNM1134Mv / 4 ECTS
F
V
Aesthetics in
Modern Philosophy

FAG1002MV / 2 ECTS
F
V
Decolonized Art + Design
HFR244-04H / 4 ECTS
F
V
Religion in Fine Art
from Early Christianity

TRU0004M / 4 ECTS
F
V
1st yr Spring 
Photography project
LJÓ0202Mv / 2 ECTS
B
V
Moulding - Technical Course
MÓT1132Mv / 2 ECTS
B
V
Upprisa trésins
UPP1002MV / 2 ECTS
B
V
Video - Preparation
and Sketch

VID1132Mv / 2 ECTS
B
V
The Anthropocene
MAN2007MV / 7 ECTS
B
V
Happenings
ATH2007MV / 7 ECTS
B
V
Painting Time and Map
of Everything

MÁT2007MV / 7 ECTS
B
V
Digital - Postdigital
DIG1007MV / 7 ECTS
B
V
Spatial Dimensions of Metal
RYM2006Mv / 7 ECTS
B
V
Painting Drawing
and Interpretation

MTT2007MV / 7 ECTS
B
V
Conclusion Year 1
UPP1134Ms / 4 ECTS
S
V
International Fine Arts
from 1970​ 

LIS2134Ms / 4 ECTS
S
F
The Enchanting Death
DAU2004MF / 4 ECTS
V
F
Gender Trouble in the Arts
KYN1022Mv / 4 ECTS
V
F
Upheaval on the 2D Surface
UTF2014Mv / 4 ECTS
V
F
Icelandic Contemporary
Fine Arts

LIS1314Mv / 4 ECTS
V
F
Photography as
Social Contract

LJÓS2004MV / 4 ECTS
V
F
A Survey of Video Art
and Experimental Film

VID1004MV / 4 ECTS
V
F
Drawing as method
and medium in art

TEI1002MV / 4 ECTS
V
F
2nd yr Fall 
Area Studio
FLÖ9018Mv2 / 18 ECTS
F
B
Space Studio
RÝM9018Mv / 18 ECTS
V
B
Time Studio
TÍM9018Mv2 / 18 ECTS
V
B
Seminar
SAM1232Ms / 2 ECTS
V
S
Area Hypothesis
TFF1002Mv2 / 2 ECTS
F
S
Space Hypothesis
TRR1002Mv2 / 2 ECTS
F
B
Time Hypothesis
TTT1002Mv2 / 2 ECTS
F
B
Icelandic Fine Arts
1870 – 1970​

LIS0398Ms2 / 8 ECTS
F
S
Landscape and Nature
in Visual Arts

LNM1134Mv / 4 ECTS
F
V
Aesthetics in
Modern Philosophy

FAG1002MV / 2 ECTS
F
V
Decolonized Art
and Design

HFR244-04H / 4 ECTS
F
V
Art and Identity
AAI1134M / 2 ECTS
V
F
Creative Writing
SSK0004Mv / 4 ECTS
F
V
Religion in Fine Art
from Early Christianity

TRU0004M / 4 ECTS
F
V
2nd yr Spring 
Dialogue
SAMT002S / 2 ECTS
S
V
The Anthropocene
MAN2007MV / 7 ECTS
B
V
Happenings
ATH2007MV / 7 ECTS
B
V
Painting 
Time and Map of Everything

MÁT2008MV / 7 ECTS
B
V
Digital - Postdigital
DIG1007MV / 7 ECTS
B
V
The Studio - 2nd Year
VST2011MV / 11 ECTS
F
S
The Enchanting Death
DAU2004MF / 4 ECTS
V
F
Gender Trouble in the Arts
KYN1022Mv / 4 ECTS
V
F
Upheaval on the 2D Surface
UTF2014Mv / 4 ECTS
V
F
Creating and Curating
Exhibitions

SGS2004MV / 4 ECTS
V
F
Icelandic Contemporary
Fine Arts

LIS1314Mv / 4 ECTS
V
F
Photography as Social
Contract

LJÓS2004MV / 4 ECTS
V
F
A Survey of Video Art
and Experimental Film

VID1004MV / 4 ECTS
V
F
Drawing as Method
and Medium in Art

TEI1002MV / 4 ECTS
V
F
Decolonized Art and Design
HFR244-04H / 2 ECTS
V
F
Art and Identity
AAI1134M / 2 ECTS
V
F
3rd yr Fall 
Professors’ Studios - Text
VPR-T16MV / 6 ECTS
V
S
Professors’ Studios -
Work Process

VPR-V16MV / 6 ECTS
V
S
Professors’ Studios - Exhibition
VPR-SO16MV / 6 ECTS
V
S
Seminar
SAM1232Ms / 2 ECTS
F
S
BA Thesis - Seminar
BAM2202Ms3 / 2 ECTS
F
S
Landscape and Nature in
Visual Arts

LNM1134Mv / 4 ECTS
F
V
Aesthetics in Modern Philosophy
FAG1002MV / 2 ECTS
F
V
Decolonized Art and Design
HFR244-04H / 4 ECTS
F
V
Context and space
social- and relational art

MM-F1005MS / 4 ECTS
V
F
Creative Writing
SSK0004Mv / 4 ECTS
F
V
Religion in Fine Art
from Early Christianity

TRU0004M / 4 ECTS
F
V
3rd yr Spring 
BA Project - Thesis and Statement
BAM1136MS3 / 4 ECTS
F
S
Space Studio
RÝM9018Mv / 18 ECTS
V
S
Seyðisfjörður Workshop
SSE2102Mv3 / 2 ECTS
AV
S
The Professional Environment of
Contemporary Art

STM0204MS / 4 ECTS
V
S
The Enchanting Death
DAU2004MF / 4 ECTS
V
F
Gender Trouble in the Arts
KYN1022Mv / 4 ECTS
V
F
Upheaval on the 2D Surface
UTF2014Mv / 4 ECTS
V
F
Creating and Curating
Exhibitions

SGS2004MV / 4 ECTS
V
F
Icelandic Contemporary
Fine Arts

LIS1314Mv / 4 ECTS
V
F
Photography as Social
Contract

LJÓS2004MV/ 4 ECTS
V
F
A Survey of Video Art
and Experimental Film

VID1004MV/ 4 ECTS
V
F
Drawing as Method
and Medium in Art

TEI1002MV / 4 ECTS
V
F
Skynjun og sköpunarferli
LIS004F / 4 ECTS
V
F

 

Curriculum

Learning Outcomes

Knowledge

The student has knowledge within the field of art. This implies that the student: 

  • Has acquired a general understanding of the major theories and concepts of visual art.
  • Has solid knowledge of contemporary art.
  • Understands the relationship between art creation and theoretical knowledge.
  • Knows the diverse methods of art research.
  • Knows elements within fine art that relate to the professional field, the role of the artist and the impact of original creative work in society. 
  • Understands where visual art overlaps with other forms of art and professional fields.

Skills

The student can apply the methods and approaches of the field of art. This implies that the student:

  • Can apply appropriate methods, equipment and software in the resolution of projects in the field of fine art.
  • Can take advantage of information technology in an appropriate manner. 
  • Can equally apply insight and critical methods in the analysis of subjects in visual art. 
  • Can independently assess and support his/her decisions on the professional grounds of visual art. 
  • Has acquired a broad mindset, originality, and daring in artistic thinking and creativity. 
  • Demonstrates a critical approach towards his/her own creative process and that of others. 

Competences

The student can apply his/her knowledge and skills to work and/or further study. This implies that the student: 

  • Has developed the ability and responsible working methods needed for further study and/or work within the professional field.
  • Can work independently, set objectives, make and pursue a plan of action to the production of completed work.
  • Can take active part in collaborative work and lead project teams. 
  • Is able to clearly communicate his/her own work, subjects and research results.
  • Is able to discuss his/her own work and that of others in a clear manner, both orally and in written form. 
  • Understands the effects of presentational forms on the content and meaning of visual art.
  • Is able to assess the contribution and value of original creative work to society.
TH Theory
S Studio Practices
ME Mandatory-Elective Course
MC Mandatory Course
E Elective Course

Curriculum

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