The course programs leading to the first-level academic diploma in the School of Scenography is intended to provide adequate mastery of artistic methods and techniques, as well as acquisition of specific disciplinary and professional skills, with particular emphasis on theatre, television and film scenography, as well as display techniques used in advertising and window dressing. The courses in the School are aimed at developing the student’s competence with technological tools for expression, both traditional and contemporary, related to the use and management of space and the principles of representation. Further objectives are acquisition of technical skills in using materials to undertake projects, territorial interventions, and environmental works, as well as exploration of visual means of expression.
Students in the School’s diploma course must:
- possess an adequate technical-operative formation in methods and contents related to the sectors of scenography, display, and theatre costume;
- possess methodological and critical tools for acquisition of skills in expressive languages, techniques and advanced technologies;
- be competent in at least one foreign language of the European Community, besides the mother tongue, in the main area of competence and for general information exchange;
- possess adequate knowledge of computer and telecommunication tools in the specific areas of competence.
Graduates will undertake professional activities in various public and private fields of theatre, television and film scenography, display, and theatre costume.
The Academies will organise, in collaboration with public and private institutions, internships and apprenticeships that will provide the specific skills needed, and will further define specific training models for each course of study.
In order to complete the curriculum and gain admittance to discussion of the thesis, candidates must pass all exams and obtain the following academic credits:
- 108 credits in foundation and specific educational activities (foundation 36-48 credits, specific 60-72 credits)
- 4 compulsory credits for a foreign European language
- 12 credits for the thesis and the three practical examinations
TOTAL CREDITS: 180
The diploma will be awarded when the candidate has obtained the required academic credits, has passed all exams and successfully discussed his or her thesis, also presenting three artistic projects agreed with the Head of Department.
In calculating credits candidates may not cite the same course more than once, unless this is expressly permitted.
|EDUCATIONAL ACTIVITY||CODE||DISCIPLINE||INSTRUCTOR||1||2||3||CREDITS||TOTAL CREDITS|
|ABST47||(1) Style, History of Art and
Costume 1-2-3 (compulsory)
|ABPR16||Fundamentals of Computer Design||Costagliola||8|
|ABST48||History of Applied Arts||not activated||6|
|ABST53||History of Performing Arts (compulsory)||Ausoni||6|
|ABST54||History of Music||Ausoni||6|
|SPECIFIC||ABPR22||Scenography 1-2-3 (compulsory)||12+12+12||
|ABPR14||Elements of Architecture and Urban Planning||Catalano||8|
|ABTEC41||Digital Modelling Techniques||Gagliarducci||8|
|ABPR32||Theatre Costume||De Cavero||8|
|ABPR35||Film and Video Direction/
Performing Arts Production
|SUPPLEMENTARY OR RELATED||ABPC66||History of Cinema and Video||Bitonti||6|
|ABST53||Literature and Philosophy of Theatre||Coffano||6|
|ABPR22||Special Staging Techniques||De Cavero||8|
|ABLE70||Legislation and Economics of Art and Performing Arts||not activated||6|
|ABST53||History and Theory of Scenography||Voghera||6|
|ABTEC43||Audiovisual Techniques and Codes of Expression||Berardinelli||8|
|ABTEC38||Digital Applications for Visual Arts||Ajani||8|
|ABPR36||Performance Techniques for Visual Arts||not activated||8|
|ABAV12||Decoration Techniques and Technologies||Saccomandi||8|
Museography and Display System Design
|ABPC65||Theory and Method of Mass Media||Cembalo||6|
|ABST51||Phenomenology of Contemporary Arts||Roberto||6|
|ABPR36||Multimedial Installations||De Luca||8|
|ABTEC38||Digital Animation Techniques||Povero||8|
|Further educational activities||(2) workshops, seminars, internships||0/18|
|(2) computer skills test||4|
|Optional educational activities||0/10|
|Compulsory educational activities||ABLIN71||EU foreign language
Students must complete the required number of credits for each sector. Total credits in three-year course: 180
(1) For History of Art and Costume, Artistic Anatomy and Engraving Techniques, students may choose the course (or instructor) among those offered , inserting the appropriate name.