Coptic Art & Iconography II (DL2410A)

coptic art iconography 2

Semester: 2, 2022 (25 Jul – 28 Oct)

Time: 6:30pm-9:30pm

Campus: Donvale

Mode: Blended

Level: Undergraduate Level 2

Credit: 18

Census: 15 March 2022

This is a practical unit with mandatory face to face participation, supplemented with online engagement, such as readings and pre-recorded short videos. Face to face classes will take place at SAC’s Donvale campus. Pre-requisite: Coptic Art & Iconography I.

Students who have completed Coptic Art & Iconography I, will further develop their skills in this more advanced unit which will focus on a deeper study of the theological meaning behind the icon and developing advanced technique and design skills.

Learning outcomes
  • Discuss how the Church doctrines are handed down from generation to generation through the icon
  • Develop an understanding of how iconography is a part of liturgical life
  • Further develop skills and technical abilities as an iconographer
Assessment
Type Description Word count Weight (%)
Written assessment

Essay

1,500 30
Presentation

Preparation of an icon

equiv 2,000 50
Written assessment

Essay

1,000 20

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