2023-2024 Catalog 
    Nov 29, 2023  
2023-2024 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.

  1. Create an accurate rendering of objects in space.   

Goal 2:  Differentiate the elements of design. 

  1. Demonstrate creating a line.
  2. Demonstrate the use of color.
  3. Interpret value.
  4. Analyze shape and form.
  5. Demonstrate the use of space.
  6. Demonstrate the use of texture.

Goal 3:  Differentiate the principles of design. 

  1. Demonstrate balance.
  2. Demonstrate unity.
  3. Demonstrate contrast.
  4. Demonstrate emphasis.
  5. Demonstrate patterns.
  6. Apply movement.
  7. Apply rhythm. 

Goal 4:  Demonstrate the the application of perspectives.

  1. Apply linear perspectives.
  2. Apply atmospheric perspectives. 

Goal 5:  Solve creative drawing problems.

  1. Revise exisiting art works.
  2. Create new forms. 

Goal 6:  Critique art work.

  1. Demonstratre the use of stablished guidelines.
  2. Prepare critiques through oral communication.
  3. Prepare critiques through written communication.

Goal 7:  Demonstrate professional presentation of artwork.

  1. Demonstrate matting.
  2. Demonstrate labeling.
  3. Demonstrate displaying finished art work. 

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