Diploma Thesis - Preparation (Painting)

Course Information
TitleΔΙΠΛΩΜΑΤΙΚΗ ΕΡΓΑΣΙΑ-ΠΡΟΕΤΟΙΜΑΣΙΑ (ΖΩΓΡΑΦΙΚΗ) / Diploma Thesis - Preparation (Painting)
FacultyFine Arts
SchoolVisual and Applied Arts
Cycle / Level1st / Undergraduate
Teaching PeriodWinter/Spring
CoordinatorGeorgios Divaris
Course ID600002087

Programme of Study: New PPS of School of Visual and Applied Arts (2014-today)

Registered students: 0
OrientationAttendance TypeSemesterYearECTS
ZŌGRAFIKĪSArtistic Spesialization9530

Class Information
Academic Year2018 – 2019
Class PeriodWinter
Faculty Instructors
Weekly Hours5
Total Hours65
Class ID
Course Type 2016-2020
  • Scientific Area
  • Skills Development
Course Type 2011-2015
Knowledge Deepening / Consolidation
Mode of Delivery
  • Face to face
Digital Course Content
Language of Instruction
  • Greek (Instruction, Examination)
Required Courses
  • ΥΚΖΩ71 Painting VII
  • ΥΚΖΩ72 Painting VII
  • ΥΚΖΩ73 Painting VII
  • ΥΚΖΩ74 Painting VII
  • ΥΚΖΩ75 Painting VII
  • ΥΚΖΩ81 Painting VIII
  • ΥΚΖΩ82 Painting VIII
  • ΥΚΖΩ83 Painting VIII
  • ΥΚΖΩ84 Painting VIII
  • ΥΚΖΩ85 Painting VIII
General Prerequisites
For the statement "DIPLOMA-STUDY AND DEVELOPMENT" prerequisites are all other courses required for the student to achieve to obtain the degree.
Learning Outcomes
Development and processing of the Dissertation. To present the production process and presentation of artwork as a unity. How to develop knowledge and understanding of contemporary art through the act of the workshop to meet the demands of modern art, social and cultural context. How to develop professionalism in free artistic practice, technical skills and production organizational skills in order to respond adequately to the level of the different application fields of visual arts that arise. The students must have the capacity to implement and find solutions to their creative ideas, experimental methods and conceptual proposals. To have the ability to negotiate and argue individual/team level. To understand the recruitment relationships and host of artwork from different viewers Content of perceptual capacity in which each project can be developed To acquire the ability to do research and gain familiarity with the language, materials and tools of visual arts The ability to act and link their personal work and group activity The ability to work and take effective practical application with morals, economy and implementation of health and safety rules. Ability to act effectively in the conditions of working environment Developments of basic research methods that the recruitment information can be critically edited and collected with further other information. Ability to develop and understanding of the theory, conceptual approach and methodology corresponding to a field of knowledge that occurs through the visual search. The capacity to exercise appropriate criticism of a number of complex situations and contexts The ability to act in unfamiliar and unknown situations The ability to develop their public issue Development of imagination and creativity for the technical implementation in their work Formulation of key questions and critical discourse joint with projects of other artists Create, manage, arrangement and presentation of an artistic practice, professional Effective treatment of intentions, values and concepts generated in the social space Systematic understanding of the knowledge generated in the studio Focus and cultivate critical view of modern developments Presentation upon detection of data and specification of research on a high level Self-awareness in view of professional and academic development
General Competences
  • Apply knowledge in practice
  • Retrieve, analyse and synthesise data and information, with the use of necessary technologies
  • Adapt to new situations
  • Make decisions
  • Work autonomously
  • Work in teams
  • Work in an international context
  • Work in an interdisciplinary team
  • Generate new research ideas
  • Design and manage projects
  • Appreciate diversity and multiculturality
  • Respect natural environment
  • Demonstrate social, professional and ethical commitment and sensitivity to gender issues
  • Be critical and self-critical
  • Advance free, creative and causative thinking
Course Content (Syllabus)
GENERAL FEATURES FOR THE CONTENT OF STUDIES OF THE 5th PAINTING STUDIO: The 5th Painting Studio focuses on teaching and free artistic studio research on painting with a more detailed form. It combines the tradition of artistic practice with modern and diverse ideas in the visual arts. Teaching and research on infrastructure of "artistic language". The artistic practice with the use of the design or general organization and composition of the pictorial space. SPECIFICALLY FOR THE 9th and 10th SEMESTER Supervised personal artistic research for the preparation and development of the dissertation. Research and studio practice on report and presentation of art work. DURING THE ENTIRE DURATION OF THE STUDIES CONDUCTED THROUGH ALL 10 SEMESTERS: • Lectures of invited artists and theorists of art. • Collaborations with other studios and directions of the department, with other departments of the Faculty of Fine Arts of AUTH. • Field trips or visits to major art events, museums and galleries. • Cooperation with cultural organizations and institutions, such as museums and galleries, or art schools of other universities. • Participation of students in the workshop exhibitions in Greece and abroad
Art Studio
Educational Material Types
  • Slide presentations
  • Multimedia
  • Book
  • Artistic materials
Use of Information and Communication Technologies
Use of ICT
  • Use of ICT in Course Teaching
  • Use of ICT in Laboratory Teaching
Projections for teaching the course, make use of design programs by computer. Access available for students interested in using the Computer Labs 5th Painting Art Studio for artistic work (first floor of the Art Studio building). Recommended visit through the web to major galleries, museums etc.
Course Organization
Reading Assigment
Artistic Workshop60020
Written assigments
Artistic creation
Diploma Dissertation30010
Student Assessment
Exam (midterm exam, everyday consideration) Homework Oral presentation of research Workshop and practical exercises Examination of the artistic work of students
Student Assessment methods
  • Performance / Staging (Formative, Summative)
  • Labortatory Assignment (Formative, Summative)
  • Artistic Performance (Formative, Summative)
  • Καλλιτεχνικά Έργα των Φοιτητών (Formative, Summative)
Course Bibliography (Eudoxus)
1. Βιβλίο : Μα είναι αυτό τέχνη;, Cynthia Freeland 2. Βιβλίο : ΤΟ ΠΟΛΙΤΙΚΟ ΣΤΗ ΣΥΓΧΡΟΝΗ ΤΕΧΝΗ, ΣΥΛΛΟΓΙΚΟ, ΕΠΙΜ. ΓΙΑΝΝΗΣ ΣΤΑΥΡΑΚΑΚΗΣ, ΚΩΣΤΗΣ ΣΤΑΦΥΛΑΚΗΣ 3. Βιβλίο : Ιστορία της ασχήμιας, Ουμπέρτο Έκο
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