Department of Fine Art

Fine Art BA

2021 - 2022

Curriculum

1. yr Fall 
Seminar
SAM1232Ms / 2 ECTS
S
MC
Methods and Process
LÚR1010Ms1 / 10 ECTS
S
MC
Workshop Introduction
TKN1016MS / 6 ECTS
S
MC
Image Processing
and Portfolio

MGM1132Ms / 2 ECTS
S
MC
Modernism in Fine Art
MOD1018MFS / 8 ECTS
TH
MC
Academic Writing
ASK0002Ms1 / 2 ECTS
TH
MC
Intersection of
Philosophy and Art

SHM1234MV/ 4 ECTS
TH
E
Tilraunakvikmyndir
og myndlist

4 ECTS
TH
E
Sjálfsmyndir, kyngervi
og samfélag (HÍ)

4 ECTS
TH
E
Gjörningar, náttúra
og umhverfi (HÍ)

4 ECTS
TH
E
Innsights
2 ECTS
TH
Icelandic for Beginners I
ISL1004FV / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Icelandic for Beginners II
ISL2004FV/ 4 ECTS
TH
E
1. yr Spring 
Seminar
SAM1232Ms / 2 ECTS
S
MC
Verkstæði 1
2 ECTS
S
ME
Verkstæði 2
2 ECTS
S
ME
Verkstæði 3
2 ECTS
S
ME
Verkstæði 4
2 ECTS
S
ME
Idea!
HUG2007MV / 7 ECTS
S
ME
Hluturinn talar
LIT2007MV / 7 ECTS
S
ME
Lifandi miðlar
7 ECTS
S
ME
Litur og rými
7 ECTS
S
ME
Sjálfstætt verkefni
á verkstæði

7 ECTS
S
ME
Painting Drawing
and Interpretation

MTT2007MV / 7 ECTS
S
ME
Skúlptúr
7 ECTS
S
ME
Video as an Artistic Medium
VID2007MV / 7 ECTS
S
ME
The Studio - 1st Year
UPP1134Ms / 4 ECTS
S
MC
Contemporary Fine Art
LIS2134Ms / 4 ECTS
TH
B
Icelandic Contemporary Art
LIS1314Mv / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Review
RYN0204Mv / 4 ECTS
E
Prent, þrykk og fjölfeldi
4 ECTS
TH
E
Skapandi frásögn
Sýningagerð og
sýningastjórnun

SGS2004MFV/ 4 ECTS
TH
E
Snert á veruleikanum:
ljósmyndin sem miðill

4 ECTS
TH
S
Garðar og plöntur
í sögu og samtíma

4 ECTS
TH
S
Insights
2 ECTS
TH
S
Icelandic for Beginners I
ISL1004FV / 4 ECTS
TH
S
Icelandic for Beginners II
ISL2004FV / 4 ECTS
TH
S
2. yr Fall 
Seminar
SAM1232Ms / 2 ECTS
S
MC
Area
Studio

FLÖ9018Mv2 / 18 ECTS
S
ME
Time
studio

TÍM9018Mv2 / 18 ECTS
S
ME
Space
Studio

RÝM9018Mv / 18 ECTS
S
ME
Area Hypothesis
TFF1002Mv2 / 2 ECTS
F
ME
Space Hypothesis
TRR1002Mv2 / 2 ECTS
F
ME
Time Hypothesis
TTT1002Mv2 / 2 ECTS
F
ME
Modern Art in Iceland
ISL2004FS / 4 ECTS
F
MC
Creative Writing
SKS2004MV / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Intersection of
Philosophy and Art

SHM1234MV / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Tilraunakvikmyndir
og myndlist

4 ECTS
TH
E
Sjálfsmyndir, kyngervi
og samfélag (HÍ)

4 ECTS
TH
E
Gjörningar, náttúra
og umhverfi (HÍ)

4 ECTS
TH
E
Review (á ensku)
4 ECTS
TH
E
Insights
2 ECTS
TH
E
Art and idendity
AAI1134M / 4 ECTS
TH
MC
Icelandic for Beginners I
ISL1004FV / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Icelandic for Beginners II
ISL2004FV / 4 ECTS
TH
E
2. yr Spring 
Seminar
SAM1232Ms / 2 ECTS
S
MC
námskeið TBA
2 ECTS
S
ME
Dialogue
SAMT02T / 2 ECTS
S
ME
Idea!
HUG2007MV / 7 ECTS
S
ME
Hluturinn talar
LIT2007MV / 7 ECTS
S
ME
Lifandi miðlar
7 ECTS
S
ME
Litur og rými
7 ECTS
S
ME
Unnið á verkstæði
7 ECTS
S
ME
The Studio - 2nd Year
VST2011MV / 11 ECTS
S
MC
Icelandic Contemporary Art
LIS1314Mv / 4 ECTS
TH
MC
Review
RYN0204Mv / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Prent, þrykk og fjölfeldi
4 ECTS
TH
E
Creating and Curating
Exhibitions

SGS2004MFV / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Skapandi frásögn
Heimsslit og endalok tímans
4 ECTS
TH
E
Hlutur, tími, brot
4 ECTS
TH
E
Insights
2 ECTS
TH
E
Garðar og plöntur
í sögu og samtíma

4 ECTS
TH
E
Snert á veruleikanum:
ljósmyndin sem miðill

4 ECTS
TH
E
Icelandic for Beginners I
ISL1004FV / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Icelandic for Beginners II
ISL2004FV / 4 ECTS
TH
E
3. yr Fall 
Seminar
SAM1232Ms/ 2 ECTS
S
MC
Professors' Studio - Text
VPR-T016Ms3 / 6 ECTS
S
ME
Professors' Studio -
Work Process

VPR-V016Ms3 / 6 ECTS
S
ME
Professors' Studio -
Exhibition

VPR-S016Ms3 / 6 ECTS
S
ME
Seminar -
Thesis and Statement

BAM2202Ms3 / 4 ECTS
TH
MC
Creative Writing
SKS2004MV / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Intersection of Philosophy
and Art

SHM1234MV / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Tilraunakvikmyndir
og myndlist

4 ECTS
TH
E
Sjálfsmyndir, kyngervi
og samfélag (HÍ)

4 ECTS
TH
E
Gjörningar, náttúra
og umhverfi (HÍ)

4 ECTS
TH
E
Review (á ensku)
4 ECTS
TH
E
Insights
2 ECTS
TH
E
Icelandic for Beginners I
ISL1004FV / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Icelandic for Beginners II
ISL2004FV / 4 ECTS
TH
E
3. yr Spring 
Seminar
SAM1232Ms / 2 ECTS
S
MC
BA Project -
Thesis and Statement

BAM1136MS3 / 6 ECTS
TH
MC
Studio in Reykjavik
SYN0302Mv / 2 ECTS
S
ME
Studio Outside of Reykjavik
VST3002Mv / 2 ECTS
S
ME
BA Project
BAM1016MS3 / 16 ECTS
S
MC
Professional Environment
of Fine Arts

STM0204MS / 4 ECTS
S
MC
Review
RYN0204Mv / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Prent, þrykk og fjölfeldi
4 ECTS
TH
E
Creating and Curating
Exhibitions

SGS2004MFV / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Skapandi frásögn
Heimsslit og endalok tímans
4 ECTS
TH
E
Hlutur, tími, brot
4 ECTS
TH
E
Insights
2 ECTS
TH
E
Garðar og plöntur
í sögu og samtíma

4 ECTS
TH
E
Snert á veruleikanum:
ljósmyndin sem miðill

4 ECTS
TH
E
Icelandic for Beginners I
ISL1004FV / 4 ECTS
TH
E
Icelandic for Beginners II
ISL2004FV / 4 ECTS
TH
E

 

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

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