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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 visual awareness
  • Demonstrate proficiency in rendering realistic drawings based on observation
  • List drawing terminology and the formal elements of art as applied to works on paper

  • Course Topics
  • Emphasis on drawing from observation
  • Proper use of materials and tools [graphite, charcoal, gum and kneaded erasers, colored pencil, pastel, brush and ink]
  • Marking making
  • Drawing terminology
  • The formal elements of art [line, shape, value, space, texture, color]
  • Styles of drawing [gesture, contour, hatching, cross hatching]
  • Positive and negative space
  • Linear perspective
  • Composition
  • Shading techniques
  • Volumetric analysis of form
  • Appreciation of famous artists

  • Syllabi Listing See ALL Quarters
    Course
    Year Quarter
    Item
    Instructor  
    ART 101
    Fall 2014
    0800
    Lisa Rasmussen
    ART 101
    Fall 2014
    8003
    Rachel Smith
    ART 101
    Spring 2014
    6040
    Dana Aldis
    ART 101
    Summer 2013
    8002
    Rachel Smith
    ART 101
    Spring 2013
    8002
    Rachel Smith


    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.