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School of Human and Social Sciences and Cultural Heritage
HISTORY OF ART
Course unit
HISTORY OF DRAWING AND GRAPHICS
LE01119582, A.A. 2019/20

Information concerning the students who enrolled in A.Y. 2018/19

Information on the course unit
Degree course Second cycle degree in
HISTORY OF ART
LE0609, Degree course structure A.Y. 2008/09, A.Y. 2019/20
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Number of ECTS credits allocated 6.0
Type of assessment Mark
Course unit English denomination HISTORY OF DRAWING AND GRAPHICS
Department of reference Department of Cultural Heritage: Archaeology and History of Art, Cinema and Music
Mandatory attendance No
Language of instruction Italian
Branch PADOVA
Single Course unit The Course unit can be attended under the option Single Course unit attendance
Optional Course unit The Course unit can be chosen as Optional Course unit

Lecturers
Teacher in charge VITTORIA ROMANI L-ART/02

ECTS: details
Type Scientific-Disciplinary Sector Credits allocated
Educational activities in elective or integrative disciplines L-ART/02 History of Modern Art 6.0

Course unit organization
Period First semester
Year 2nd Year
Teaching method frontal

Type of hours Credits Teaching
hours
Hours of
Individual study
Shifts
Lecture 6.0 42 108.0 No turn

Calendar
Start of activities 30/09/2019
End of activities 18/01/2020
Show course schedule 2019/20 Reg.2008 course timetable

Syllabus
Prerequisites: Good knowledge of History of modern art, mainly XVth and XVIth centuries.
Target skills and knowledge: The main purpose of the course is to introduce the student to the knowledge of the italian drawings of the Renaissance with special reference to:
-written sources on techniques
- drawing surfaces
- materials and techniques
-main types of drawing and their evolution (modelbooks to sketchbooks, "primi pensieri" Figure drawings, Compositional drawings, cartoons, etc.)
- drawings in Renaissance workshop
Examination methods: Oral examination on the subjects of the lessons and on the suggested bibliography. Seminar on a subject planned at the beginning of the course.
Assessment criteria: Comprehension of the subject
Clearity in the exposition
Personal reinterpretation

Students must not only use their knowledge of the subject but must also be able to analyse it and put it into their own words as well.
Course unit contents: INTRODUCTION TO RENAISSANCE DRAWING

-written sources
- drawing surfaces
- materials and techniques
-main type of drawings and their use in Renaissance workshop (model-books to sketchbooks, Figure drawings, Compositional drawings).
- Drawing in Renaissance workshop

ITALIAN RENAISSANCE PRINTS: AN INTRODUCTION


A CASE STUDY: Parmigianino studied through his drawings
Planned learning activities and teaching methods: Lessons and seminars
Visit to a collection or to an exhibition of drawings
Additional notes about suggested reading: Power points will be available on Moodle
Textbooks (and optional supplementary readings)
  • Faietti, Marzia; Chapman, Hugo, Figure, memorie, spazio: disegni da fra' Angelico a Leonardo[a cura di] Hugo Chapman e Marzia Faietti. Firenze: Milano, Giunti, [Firenze], Firenze musei, 2011. il saggio introduttivo di H. Chapman: pp. 15-75 e le schede dei disegni presentati a lezione Cerca nel catalogo
  • Autori vari, Il disegno. I grandi collezionisti. Torino: Istituto Bancario San Paolo di Torino, 1992. pp. 11-161
  • David Landau, Peter Parshall, The Renaissance Print 1470-1550. New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1994. capitoli I-II, pp. 1-32 Cerca nel catalogo

Innovative teaching methods: Teaching and learning strategies
  • Lecturing
  • Laboratory
  • Problem based learning
  • Case study
  • Questioning
  • Problem solving
  • Active quizzes for Concept Verification Tests and class discussions
  • Loading of files and pages (web pages, Moodle, ...)

Innovative teaching methods: Software or applications used
  • Moodle (files, quizzes, workshops, ...)

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