This course is a dynamic collaboration bringing together expertise from both the Centre for Anatomy and Human Identification (CAHID) and the Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art and Design (DJCAD). Dedicated studio space is provided along with access to Thiel dissection facilities - the first of their kind in the UK.
Teaching & Assessment
- How you will be taught
The course is delivered through a variety of methods including lectures, practical sessions in the studio and dissection room, and small group discussions with an encouragement into debate and theoretical solutions to current problems.
- How you will be assessed
Anatomy spot-tests, portfolio assessment, and written coursework.
What you will study
The focus is on learning anatomy through dissection, prosection study, illustration and facial sculpture and applying this to life art practice. Students will also be introduced to research methods and digital media.
Anatomy 1 - Head and Neck Anatomy 2 - Post Cranial Life Art Digital Media Practice Research Methods
It is aimed both at artists who wish to study anatomy first hand from cadaver study as well as anatomists and other scientists who would like to enhance their knowledge through developing their artistic skills.