Teaching and Assessment

COVID-19: As a result of the ongoing pandemic crisis, the university has made significant changes to teaching and assessment.

LECTURES
Mondays 12noon – 2pm.

These will be broadcast live through Blackboard. Recordings and slides will also be available in Blackboard for revision.

SEMINARS
There are three seminar groups for the module. You will be assigned a time to fit around your other timetable commitments. Seminars will be online and start in week 3 of the semester – w/c 22nd February.

ESSAYS
The university has reduced assessment due to the ongoing pandemic.

Undergraduate essays for this module –
1 optional formative essay (2,000 – 2,500 words) – due 12 noon, Friday 26th March 2021

You can then choose to either write:
1 longer coursework essay (2,000 – 2,500 words) – due 12 noon, 4th June 2021
Or
2 shorter coursework essays (1,000 – 1,250 words each) – due 12 noon, 4th June 2021
The coursework questions will be available later in the semester. They will cover all the topics on the module.

MA essays for this module –
You can choose to either write:
1 longer coursework essay (4,000 – 6,000 words) – due 12 noon, 7th June 2021
Or
2 shorter coursework essays (2,000 – 3,000 words each) – due 12 noon, 7th June 2021
You can write on any topic within Philosophy of Art, whether or not we have covered it in classes. You are also welcome to choose topics/questions from the undergraduate coursework questions if you prefer. You MUST get your question(s) approved by me.

Full details of both undergraduate and MA assessment can be found on the Hub (you need to be logged into your Sheffield account to access this).