Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen
Koninklijke Academie van Antwerpen
Study guide


Academic year 2023-24
Is found in:
  • Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts, programme stage 3
  • Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts
This is a single course unit.
Study load: 3 credits
(#) Optional course unit (must be replaced)
For this optional course unit, one of these course units are available:
  • Bachelorclass: Art & Research (3 credits)
  • Bachelorclass: Immersive Storytelling (3 credits)
  • Bachelorclass: Nature studies (3 credits)
  • Bachelorclass: Physical awareness (3 credits)
  • Bachelorclass: Sound & Vision (3 credits)
  • Bachelorclass: Time-based art (3 credits)
  • Bachelorclass: Visiting exhibitions and writing (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: Bovyn Guy
Languages: Dutch, English
Scheduled for: Academic year
This course unit is marked out of 20 (rounded to an integer).
Possible deadlines for learning account: 31.10.2023 ()
Re-sit exam: is possible.
Possibility of deliberation: You have to pass this course unit (will never be deliberated).
Total study time: 86,00 hours


There are no prerequisites for this course.

Short description

Interdisciplinary projects are a challenge for visual art students. Their individual practice will be confronted with students from other disciples. Communication is key, but most of all, the motivation to co produce a project.

Prerequisite competencies (text)

After an introduction meeting with the participants (faculty, students,...). Students should team up with one or more students from a different discipline. Out of the box thinking is essential to articulate a cross disciplinary project. A showcase where visual arts and performance find each other.

Learning outcomes (list)

BA7 - The student is able to organize his/her artistic project in consultation with others.
The student has an independent and self-critical attitude.
The student can process the teachers' comments in a mature manner.
The student monitors the artistic coherence of the entire design. (organization)
The student is able to work as a team player and to make a contribution or improvement to the organization of the project.
The student can elaborate, plan and execute the concept.

Course content

In a bachelor class a small group of students work together with a Theory teacher around a specific topic, that is relevant in the Visual Arts Program. The topic is examined from specific angles, so the students gain more insight into the specific topic. The student presents his critical reflection to the group (different evaluation forms).

Study material (text): Mandatory

Some of the bachelorclasses require certain study materials. This will be communicated by the responsible teacher.

Educational organisation (list)

Learning Activities
Lectures and / or tutorials26,00 hours
Work time outside of contact hours60,00 hours
  • Description: Sound&Vision is an interdisciplinary BA class. Students form visual arts work in close collaboration with students from the Antwerp royal Conservatoire on a performance
  • Remark: Within the realm of an interdisciplinaire project, the student is responsible and will have to show ownership.

Evaluation (list)

Evaluation(s) for first exam chance
Eerste examenperiodeProject assignment100,00
Evaluation(s) for re-sit exam
2nd examination periodProject assignment100,00gemeenschappelijke voorstellingen in een van de locaties KCA en KAA

Evaluation (text)

Semester 2: specific evaluation forms depending on the selected bachelor class;

2nd exam period; specific evaluation forms depending on the selected bachelor class;