Artesis Plantijn Hogeschool Antwerpen
Koninklijke Academie van Antwerpen
Life drawing Graphic Design 239938/3298/2425/1/87
Study guide

Life drawing Graphic Design 2

Academic year 2024-25
Is found in:
  • Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts, programme stage 2
    • Graphic Design
  • Bachelor of Arts in Visual Arts
    • Graphic Design
This is a single course unit.
Study load: 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: Gils Lou
Other teaching staff: Put Denie
Languages: Dutch, English
Scheduled for: Academic year
This course unit is marked out of 20 (rounded to an integer).
Possible deadlines for learning account: 31.10.2024 ()
Re-sit exam: not possible.
Possibility of deliberation: You have to pass this course unit (will never be deliberated).


previously registered for Drawing Graphic Design 1 OR previously registered for Studio Graphic Design 1.

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 translate all these aspects in an artistic way to a 2D medium.
The student can correctly display the anatomy of the model on a 2D medium
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 a deeper knowledge of and insight into leaf arrangement and composition, perspective and proportions of a living model in space and can analyze and apply all these facets within assignments and free work.
The student knows and understands the principles regarding layout and composition, perspective and proportions, of a living model in space at advanced level.
The student can correctly represent the more technical elements of a body, such as hands, feet, and portrait, in a 2D medium.
BA3 - The student knows about and understands the social, cultural, artistic, historical and international context of the visual arts and artistic praxis, and continues to develop this knowledge and understanding.
The student recognizes and understands the importance of visual communication.
BA4 - The student develops and sharpens his/her critical and investigative attitude towards designs and/or realizations that arise from visual experiments and research, emotion and intuition.
The student has acquired an investigative attitude.

Course content

The knowledge and insight acquired in the first bachelor's course is further explored. Through analysis, the structural unity of the human figure is further investigated. Various methods and techniques are discussed, taking into account the specificity of the graduation project.

Evaluation (list)

Evaluation(s) for first exam chance
Eerste examenperiodeArtistic practical assessment100,00

Evaluation (text)

Continuous evaluations by tone/control moments during the academic year.
Semester 1: first directional evaluation after the end of semester 1.
Semester 2: final jury after the conclusion of semester 2.