Laboratório de Desenho III - Artes Visuais - Sem Ramos - Especialidades

ECTS / Credit Units
Year: 2 / 1º Semestre
Plan: 2017/18
Scientific Area: DES
Level: Licenciatura

Semestral Hour Load

Theorical-Pratical: 32.00
Pratical and Laboratorial: 48.00


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Degree having this Course

Degree - Branch Degree Plan Year
Artes Visuais - Sem Ramos - Especialidades 2017/18

Teaching Staff

Duarte Miguel Faria da Encarnação
Duarte Miguel Faria da Encarnação

Responsável pelas Pautas
Ensino teórico-prático
Ensino prático e laboratorial

Course Information

Course Objectivs

The Course aims to provide students with an introduction to Drawing / Project (visual narrative / literature), motivating him to submit creative, autonomous and coherent work, arousing attention to models that guide thinking about the most distinct realities. Thus, the design is considered a field test which will assist and enhance the graphical meaning - concepts with regard to the preparation of narrative sense to prepare the image - movement. The student must respond to exercises through an ongoing dialectical and work with a nuclear commitment research and application to merge: drawing, story, fantasy and communication, experiencing scenarios, views and actions with techniques in traditional and digital media. A unit of work based and streamlines future adaptable for travel situations, rehearsing narrative possibilities for characters and stories of documentary / fictional character.

Evaluation Criteria

Assessment is continuous and requires attendance, punctuality and participation. Experimenting with conventional means; Periodic monitoring of the work phases (pre-assessment) in two sessions (qualitative). Storyboard and studies: 20%; Graphic Diary: 30%; Final Project Illustration / BD / cartoon and presentation (digital): 50%.

Program Resume (get program detail)

The syllabus of the course focus their attention on inventive and creative skills of the student, the main proposal fantasy, inventory and investigation of elements linked to the ability of storytelling as a common denominator of the relationship between word and image, with transverse and compulsory interpretation / translation through subjective strategies that guide the work of literary co-authorship. The language of the moving image appears associated with comics or graphic as an influence or confluence, defining an approach from the beginning to the storyboard and progressively developing a body of editorial work (free handand and digital). As a result, the contents prepare the predisposition of future incursions in the fields of video creation and animation, this is the basics of chaining motion picture documentary or fictional situations, creating habits of narration.

Main Bibliography

AAVV (2912). Draw it your Eyes Closed: The Art of the Assiggnment. Paper Monumento Editions.

Carneiro, Alberto (1995). Campo Sujeito e Representação no ensino e na prática do Desenho/Projecto, FAUP Publicações, seis lições. Porto.

Dexter, Emma: Vitamin D. Phaidon Press Ltd, 2005 

Berger, John (2014). Sobre el dibujo. Barcelona: Gustavo Gili.

Butler, Connie et ali (2009). Compass in Hand: Assesing ? Drawing Now, Selections from the Judith Rothschild Foudation Contemporary Drawings Collection, Christian Rattemeyer Edition.

Godfrey, Tony (2013). Vitamin D2: New Perspectives in Drawing. Phaidon Press Ltd.

Hogg, J. Psicología y ARtes Visuales. Barcelona: Ed. Gustavo Gili. 

Damish, Hubert (1995). Traité du Trait (tractus tractus)Paris: Louvre.

Molina, Juan José Gómez (2005). Los nombres del Dibujo. Madrid: Cátedra.

Other Biographical Sources / Support Documents

Student Support

Teacher's Office: Floor -1 (Art and Design)

Monday from 9 to 10 H

Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

Thursday from 9 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Friday from 11 - 13 H

The teacher must be notified at least 48 hours in advance.


Associated Links


Gabinete do Docente: Piso -1 (Arte e Design)

2ª feira de 9 a 10 H

4ª feira de 11 a 13 H

5ª feira de 9 a 10 H

6ª feira de 11 - 13 H

O docente deverá ser notificado com uma antecedência mínima de 48 horas.



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