The module is an introduction of the students to the history of
art and technology with special emphasis on the theories and
techniques, which have been or are currently prevailing in the
areas of art experience and aesthetics.
Together with History of Art and Technology II the module introduces students to examples of artists, artworks and historic events that are significant to the history of art and technology. Using the teaching forms of lectures, workshops and seminars, the module will introduce problems regarding description and analysis of artworks.
In connection with the module, courses may be offered within the following area:
During this module, students should acquire:
Basic knowledge in
Method of working: Individual work in relation to course activities.
|Name of exam||History of Art and Technology I|
|Type of exam|
Active participation/continuous evaluationActive participation in the module’s series of lectures and other course related activities is required. Active participation is defined as reading of set literature, 80 % attendance of the module’s series of lectures and other course related activities, contribution to the module’s discussion sessions through presentations and active participation in discussions as well as hand in of all assignments.
Form of examination: c)
An internal written examination.
Hand in: Individual.
The examination is a 7-day assignment on a set subject. One examiner evaluates the assignment.
Number of pages: the written work must not exceed 10 pages.
In case of a Fail grade, an additional examiner will also evaluate the assignment.
All written and all electronic aids
|Type of grading||Internal examination|
|Criteria of assessment||The examination should demonstrate that the student has fulfilled the objectives.|
|Danish title||Kunst- og teknologihistorie I|
|Language of instruction||English|
|Location of the lecture||Campus Aalborg|
|Responsible for the module|
|Study Board||Study Board of Art & Technology|
|Department||Department of Communication and Psychology|
|Faculty||The Faculty of Humanities|