ART 121 - Drawing I

Course Description

Drawing I introduces the students to basic drawing skills and techniques through the use of line, form, and composition. Drawing observationally from still lifes and a live model students will learn to use 1- and 2-point perspective, judge proportions, create a sense of volume, and depict the illusion of space using light, value, and shadow. The course emphasis is on using drawing as a vehicle for seeing. Students will analyze their own work as well as others. Black and white dry medium and ink will be used for all assignments. Group 2 course.

Credit Hours

3

Contact Hours

4

Lab Hours

4

General Education Outcomes supported by this course

Critical Thinking - Direct