Arts (ARTS)

ARTS1000 | Introduction to Drawing | Lecture (3 Credits)

Analyze basic drawing concepts and techniques through demonstrations, discussions, critiques, slide lectures, and the use of a sketchbook. Work from observation using line, tone and other elements of art to solve spatial, compositional and light problems to accurately render the illusion of 3-demensional form on a 2-dimensional surface.

General Education: Humanities

ARTS1250 | History of Design | Lecture (3 Credits)

A survey of major movements and tendencies, and key figures in the development of graphic, craft, and industrial design between the mid-nineteenth century and the present day.

General Education: Humanities

ARTS1350 | Structural Drawing | Lecture (3 Credits)

Basic drawing concepts and techniques are studied through demonstrations, discussions, critiques, slide lectures, and the use of a sketchbook. Working from observation and using line, tone and the rules of linear perspective to solve spatial, compositional and color/light problems and form a 3-dimensional illusion of space as it relates to human constructs.

General Education: Humanities