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UYTY0107 Introduction to Community, Art and Environment Studies, 4 ECTS cr. 
Code UYTY0107  Validity 01.01.1950 -
Name Introduction to Community, Art and Environment Studies  Abbreviation Introduction to 
Credits4 ECTS cr.  Date of expiry  
TypeBasic studies Subject0154 Environment, Art and Community 
ClassCourse  Hours  
Study right   GradingPass, Fail, Grades 1-5 
Recommended timing 
   
Organisation Faculty of Art and Design 

Description
Aim 

Learning outcomes: After the course the student knows
-variety of concepts and definition connected to community art and environmental art
-historical background of community art and environmental art
-how community art and environmental art are part of contemporary art, art education

 
Contents 

Environmental art, land art and public art, community art, community based art education, applied visual arts

 
Methods 

Lectures and seminars 14 hours, independent work 94 hours.

 
Requirements 

Active participation to the lectures and seminars, learning tasks defined in the lectures.

 
More literature information and extra material 

Ahonen A. et. all.: Crystals of Schoolchildren’s Well-being. Cross Boarder Collaboration between 11 Schools in the Arctic, 2008
Coutts, G. & Jokela, T. (Eds.) Art, Community and Environment, 2008
Grande, J. Balance. Art and Nature, 2004
Hyry-Beihammer, E; Hiltunen, M. & Estola, E.: Paikka ja kasvatus, 2014
Jokela, T; Coutts, G. & Härkönen, E.: Cool. Applied visual art in the North, 2013
Jokela, T. & Coutts, G.: RELATE NORTH 2014: engagement, art and representation, ​2014
Jokela, T.& Coutts, G.: RELATE NORTH: art, heritage & identity, 2015​
Jokela, T; Hiltunen M. & Härkönen, E.: Art-based action reseach. Participatory for the north, 2015
Kylänen, M. & Häkkinen A. (Eds.).: Articles on Experiences 5 – Arts and Experiences, 2007
Warwick, R. (Ed.): Arcade Artists and Place-making, 2006
Shared articles

 
Evaluation 

Pass / fail

 
Timing 

1st or 2nd period

 
Target Group 

BA

 
Language of instruction 

Lectures in English.

 
Additional information 

The lectures will be in English.

 


Current and upcoming courses
Functions Name Type ECTS cr. Teacher Schedule
Reg. time is off. Introduction to Community, Art and Environment Studies  Lecture course  Glen Coutts 
06.11.19wed 09.00-13.00
08.11.19fri 13.00-16.00
18.11.19mon 09.00-13.00
22.11.19fri 09.00-12.00

Upcoming exams
No exams.