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2021-2022 Catalog 
2021-2022 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ART 101 - Beginning Drawing

5 credits

ENGL 095  or placement in ENGL& 101 , or instructor permission.

Introduction to the concepts, techniques, and processes of drawing, including line, shape, value, texture, and composition. Emphasis on observational drawing of the environment, still-life, and the draped and undraped human form, representation, and contemporary practice. Introduction to basic drawing materials including charcoal, graphite, pastels, and ink. Develop drawing skills and personal expression through studio projects, lectures, and critiques.

Theory Hours
4 theory hours.

Guided Practice Hours
2 studio hours.

AA Specified Elective
Satisfies humanities distribution area A requirement or specified elective for the AA degree.

Course Outcomes
  • Create visual statements from observation that utilize expressive and formal elements
  • Create visual statements that demonstrate craftsmanship and perceptual attention in assigned media
  • Analyze, interpret, and present visual statements in assigned media

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