spring 2017

SAK-3006 Self-Organisation 2 - 15 stp

Sist endret: 24.01.2017

The course is administrated by

Faculty of Fine Arts


Tromsø |

Type of course

Master Degree Program, second year. The course can not be taken as a singular course.

Course contents

The course has both a practical and theoretical focus on different theories and methods dealing with self-organisation. The course gives the students experience in taking initiative and control over their own situation and their future as professional artists. The course is organised around assemblies where the students and tutors both participate.

An international excursion is an optional part of the course.

Objective of the course

After completion of the course the candidate should have achieved the following learning outcome:


  • Deep knowledge and understanding of theories and methods dealing with self-organization


  • Taking initiative and control over own situation in a professional artistic way
  • Show independence and originality in confrontation with artistic challenges
  • Experience of a knowledge in methods and pedagogical strategies in art and related to the Thematic fields

General proficiency

  • Share, discuss and reflect critically about art discourses
  • Contribute to the development and innovation of the professional art field

Language of instruction


Teaching methods

  • Lectures •
  • Discussions •
  • Study groups
  • International excursion - optional


Course requirements:

  • •At least 75 % participation in the course.

Exam: •

  • Portfolio assessment: Presentation of personal project.

Course is assessed by Passed/Failed.

Re-sit exam:

If Failed the student have the right to a re-sit exam the following term.


Recommended reading/syllabus

The reading list is jointly composed by tutors and students at course start.