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ART& 100
Art Appreciation


Credits: 5
Clock Hours per Quarter: 50

AA Discipline: [Humanities]

Lecture Hours:50


Description
An introduction to the history, vocabulary, purposes, themes, styles, methods, and materials of art. Formerly ART 100, Art Appreciation.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Explain and apply major terms, vocabulary, methods, concepts, and theories relevant to art of different cultures and time periods.
  • Identify a variety of art media and artistic choices.
  • Differentiate purposes and functions of art and artists in history.
  • Recognize a variety of themes and styles in art.
  • Demonstrate ethical and responsible use of media and information.

  • Course Topics
  • Art vocabulary - includes the elements of line, shape, value, color, texture, space, and scale; and the principles of contrast, variety, repetition, balance, unity, and proportion
  • Art media - drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture, mixed media, performance, installation, architecture, etc.
  • Ethical and responsible use of media and information
  • Application of art vocabulary to historical and contemporary artworks
  • Themes in art such as survival, religion/spirituality, human representation, politics, science, social justice, etc.
  • Artistic choices and their relationship to the viewer

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ART& 100
    Fall 2016
    5500
    Margaret Jamison
    ART& 100
    Fall 2016
    7393
    Margaret Jamison
    ART& 100
    Spring 2016
    7440
    Lisa Rasmussen
    ART& 100
    Spring 2016
    5500
    Margaret Jamison
    ART& 100
    Spring 2016
    7441
    Margaret Jamison


    Two Year Projected Schedule

    Year One* Year Two**
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini 
    Fall
    Winter
    Spring
    Summer
    Mini
    X
    X
    X
    X
     
    X
    X
    X
    X
     

    *If fall quarter starts on an odd year (2003, 2005, etc.), it's Year One.
    **
    If fall quarter starts on an even year (2002, 2004, etc.), it's Year Two.