Extent: 15-25 ECTS
Language: Finnish or English
Teachers in charge: Kaisa Mäkinen
Target group: Open for everyone
Application to the programme can be done either via Aalto University eAge system’s internal minor application process, or under JOO agreement from other Finnish Universities.
Students of the University of the Ars apply through AaltoARTS mobility studies.
Application time for Aalto University students is 1.-15.5. Instructions for applying: http://studyguides.aalto.fi/minors-guide/2015/en/minor/instructions-for-applying.html.
Students from other Finnish universities apply via JOOPAS https://haku.joopas.fi.
The applicant has to write a letter of motivation, a preliminary plan of his/her minor studies and 1-3 examples of artistic or research work. The work examples will be sent either in digital form with other application materials or by mail before the application deadline to study coordinator. Selection criteria: motivation and the level of artistic or research work examples.
Quotas and restrictions: No limitations. The number of new minor students per year is max 6. Accepted minor student has to make a study plan with the teacher in charge of the minor in the beginning of the next semester and start the minor studies during the same academic year. The study right for the minor will be awarded to the two year period.
Prerequisites: Please see application procedure and quotas and restrictions.
Name in other languages: Scenographi och kostymdesign, Lavastustaide ja pukusuunnittelu
After having completed minor of 15-25 credits, the student has an understanding of different areas in Performing and Screen Arts Design and the content, possibilities and responsibilities of set or costume designer’s work. The student is able to apply the learning from different courses from the minor to his/her further studies and career.
The structure and content of the minor will be tailored individually with each student in a meeting with the responsible teacher of the minor. The student is able to choose a 15-25 cr selection of courses based on his/her learning goals. For an international/foreign student the minor will be tailored from the courses available in English.