Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen
Koninklijke Academie voor Schone Kunsten Antwerpen
campus Mutsaardstraat
Mutsaardstraat 31 - 2000 Antwerpen
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Studio Costume Design 16269/1717/1920/2/42
Study guide

Studio Costume Design 1

Academic year 2019-20
Is found in:
  • Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts, programme stage 1
    • Theatre Costume Design
  • Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts
    • Costume Design
This is a course with serveral components.
Study load: 24 credits
This composite course unit exists of following parts:
  • Costume drawing 1 (3 credits)
  • Costume design 1 (9 credits)
  • concept dramaturgy (3 credits)
  • Costume shaping 1 (6 credits)
  • Image dramaturgie 1 (3 credits)
It is not possible to enrol in this course unit under
  • exam contract (to obtain a credit).
  • exam contract (to obtain a degree).
Co-ordinator: Snik Christina
Other teaching staff: Baert Marnik, Devos Mariella, Hendriks VĂ©ronique, Mallems Alex, Reifer Sabine
Languages: Dutch, English
Scheduled for: Semester 1 + Semester 2
The result is calculated on the basis of the quotations for parts of this course, which is rounded to an integer.
Part of the course unitGrading?Re-sit exam possible?When retaken?
Costume drawing 1out of 20 (rounded to the nearest tenth)No--
Costume design 1out of 20 (rounded to the nearest tenth)No--
concept dramaturgyout of 20 (rounded to the nearest tenth)No--
Costume shaping 1out of 20 (rounded to the nearest tenth)No--
Image dramaturgie 1out of 20 (rounded to the nearest tenth)No--
Possible deadlines for learning account: see deadlines of the components of the course unit.
Compensated fail: You have to pass this course unit (will never be compensated).
Total study time: 630,00 hours


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Learning outcomes (list)

BA1 - The student has the necessary artistic skills to design and/or realize a personal project within the broad spectrum of the visual arts under supervision.
The student can use his imagining, imaging and portrayal skills, his/her technical skills and knowledge of theatrical dramaturgy and costume history in his/her design practice.
BA2 - The student has the necessary knowledge, skills and insights regarding material, form, action, concepts, function and contents of the chosen medi
The student has acquired a theatrical insight through the execution of various assignments.
The student can link different assignments.
BA5 - When developing his/her personal visual language the students starts from a searching and reflective attitude when developing one's own visual language.
The student has developed a personal scripture (on beginners level).
The student can reflect on society, his/her own work and the work of others.
BA6 - The student understands the characteristics of his/her personal designs and/or realizations and is able to communicate about this in an appropriate manner.
The student can communicate (verbal and visual).
BA7 - The student is able to organize his/her artistic project in consultation with others.
The student can collaborate, plan and organize.

Study material (text): Mandatory

Parts of the course unit:
Costume shaping 1
Historical reference books patronage, catalogs, library, internet, museums