Postgraduate course

Course description

Objectives and Content

This is a project-based module with a focus on artistic expression, affect, gesture and/or staging.

Through the development of an individual and/or a group project, students acquire insight into how the emotional, poetic, and irrational are constructed and presented within contemporary art.

IMPORTANT: Semester-specific details can be found at the bottom of this page under `Other Information¿.

Learning Outcomes


  • Gain insight into the relevant subject area(s)


  • Gain experience with relevant formats and processes

General Competence:

  • Translate own ideas and working methods into formats that draw upon the content of the module



Semester of Instruction


Place of Instruction

University of Bergen
Access to the Course
This module requires admission to the Master's Programme in Fine Art
Teaching and learning methods

Methods may include:

  • Project development
  • Individual research
  • Group work
  • Lectures
  • Presentations
  • Group discussions
  • Assigned readings
  • Workshop-based instruction
Forms of Assessment
Submission of individual or artistic group project
Grading Scale
Pass / Fail
Assessment Semester
Course Evaluation
The module is evaluated every third year in accordance with UiB's Quality System
Programme Committee
The program board is responsible for the academic content and structure of the study and for the quality of the study program and all subjects therein
Course Administrator
The Art Academy at the Faculty of Fine Art, Music and Design holds the administrative responsibility for the module and study programme.