2019 - 2020 Catalog 
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2019 - 2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ARTS 122 - Drawing I

3 Credit: (1 lecture, 3 lab, 0 clinical) 4 Contact Hours:

This course includes instruction in the basic drawing techniques of contour, gesture, shading, proportion and perspective. Studio work provides drawing experiences using a variety of subjects and materials.
OFFERED: fall semesters

Course Goals/ Objectives/ Competencies:
Goal 1:  Demonstrate the importance of seeing by producing an accurate rendering of objects in space.   

Goal 2:  Differentiate the elements and principles of design. 

  • Elements:  Line • Color • Value • Shape & Form • Space • Texture
  • Principles:  Balance • Unity • Contrast • Emphasis • Pattern • Movement • Rhythm 

Goal 3:  Apply the elements and principles of design to their drawings.

Goal 4:  Demonstrate the ability to apply linear and atmospheric perspective to drawings. 

Goal 5:  Solve creative drawing problems by using skills they have learned and be able to compose new and creative forms. 

Goal 6:  Critique art work consistently utilizing established guidelines through oral and written communications. 

Goal 7:  Demonstrate knowledge of professional presentation of artwork by matting, labeling and displaying finished art work in end of semester exhibition. 

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