Upon successful completion of this course, students will be able to meet the following outcomes:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the Elements and Principles of Design, and successfully apply Principles of Composition to artwork. (2-D Area Program Outcome)

  2. Create a variety of drawings and use a variety of drawing media.

  3. Demonstrate the ability to utilize terminology and concepts of the discipline, verbally and in writing.

  4. Experience the process of artistic creation, including the use of intuition in making aesthetic decisions.

  5. Demonstrate the creative process of risk-taking, multiple attempts (drafting/redrafting), discovery and experimentation.

  6. Explain, analyze and critically assess their work and the work of others through discussions and reviews.

  7. Locate work produced for the course within the historical and cultural traditions of 2- dimensional art.

  8. Demonstrate increased perception, increased powers of observation, improved drawing skills and greater understanding of the arts.

  9. Learn to be open to unscheduled learning outcomes.