autumn 2024
SAK-3007 Group exhibition practice - 30 ECTS

Type of course

The course is reserved for students in the master’s program and cannot be taken as a single course.

Course content

In the first semester, the students will specialize in their own artistic methods and technics through a group exhibition. In addition, students will deepen contextual understanding through independent work through relevant theoretical and practical tools.

Objectives of the course

After completing the course, the student has the following learning outcomes:


  • A good knowledge aboutartistic practice
  • A good knowledge of artistic methods and techniques
  • A basis knowledge of relevant history, theory and professional ethics


  • Ability to present, document, contextualize and reflect on one’s work
  • Ability to plan and conduct a group exhibition

General competence

  • Ability to contextualize and reflect on own artistic work, as well as that of others
  • Ability to apply relevant artistic methods and techniques

Language of instruction and examination


Teaching methods

Lectures, seminars, workshops, studio visits, group critique, supervision and independent work in studio.



Examination: Date: Weighting: Duration: Grade scale:
Oral exam 2/6 40 Minutes Passed / Not Passed
Practial exam 2/6 Passed / Not Passed
Assignment 28.11.2024 14:00 (Hand in) 2/6 Passed / Not Passed

Coursework requirements:

To take an examination, the student must have passed the following coursework requirements:

Participation Approved – not approved
Reflectiv log Approved – not approved
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More info about the coursework requirements

  • Participation in a group exhibition and a group crit in connection to the exhibition
  • Reflective log

The work requirement shall be a description in both images and text of the student's ongoing participation in studio visits, independent work in the studio, artist talks, seminars, workshops, and group critique throughout the semester. Evaluation of the work requirement is done in dialogue with the student and academic supervisor.

More info about the assignment

  • Portfolio

Documentation and reflection (contextualization) in images and text of one's own work, exhibitions, and process. Description of participation in studio visits, individual work in the studio, artist talks, seminars, workshops, and group critique.

More info about the oral exam

Oral presentation and examination based on presented physical work/project and portfolio.

The presentation will last for 10 minutes. The examination and feedback from the examiners last for 30 minutes. The exam will last for a total of 40 minutes.

Re-sit examination

Re-sit exam the following semester.

Info about the weighting of parts of the examination

Overall discretionary assessment
  • About the course
  • Campus: Tromsø |
  • ECTS: 30
  • Course code: SAK-3007
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