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ART 101
Drawing I


Credits: 4
Clock Hours per Quarter: 60

AA Discipline: [Humanites Performance/Fine Arts]

Lecture Hours:20    Lab Hours:40


Description
Introductory course which explores the basic techniques of drawing using a variety of media such as charcoal, pen and ink, oil pastel, and mixed media. Appreciation and study of drawings by major artists are also included. Daily assignments and lab hours required. Materials to be purchased.

Intended Learning Outcomes
  • Demonstrate increased hand and eye coordination.
  • Explain and apply major terms, vocabulary, methods, concepts, and theories relevant to drawing.
  • Use tools and materials proficiently.
  • Experiment with a variety of techniques.
  • Construct drawings from observation and imagination.
  • Demonstrate ethical and responsible use of media and information.

  • Course Topics
  • Hand and eye coordination
  • Basic art vocabulary and drawing terminology
  • Analysis and evaluation of drawings
  • Introduction to materials, techniques, and styles of drawing
  • Discovery and enjoyment of the expressive qualities that drawing can offer the individual
  • Ethical and responsible use of media and information
  • The formal elements of art and the principles of design
  • Figure ground relationships and positive and negative space
  • Composition
  • Perspective
  • Composition
  • Proportion and measure
  • Drawing from observation
  • Drawing from imagination

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ART 101
    Winter 2016
    7410
    Lisa Rasmussen
    ART 101
    Fall 2015
    7394
    Lisa Rasmussen
    ART 101
    Fall 2015
    6712
    Dana Aldis
    ART 101
    Spring 2015
    9660
    William Fleming
    ART 101
    Winter 2015
    1564
    Lisa Rasmussen


    Two Year Projected Schedule

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