NWCCD 2021-22 Catalog 
  
    Dec 06, 2021  
NWCCD 2021-22 Catalog

Visual Arts Certificate Program Requirements


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The Certificate in Visual Arts offers a solid foundation in the practice of studio art.  Focus on the elements of design and the principles of art will be explored in both 2-Dimentional and 3-Dimentional courses.  Students will gain meaningful skills and explore different approaches to art and art making.  It may also serve as a primer for arts educators in the K-12 system. 

Visual Arts Certificate Program Outcomes

  1. Application of Foundation Principles:  Employ the elements of art and design and compositional principles in 2-D and 3-D work.
  2. Observation:  Produce accurate and proportional representations of real space and objects.
  3. Conceptual Application:  Create work using foundation principles to convey a concept or idea.
  4. Craftsmanship:  Demonstrate a professional level of craftsmanship and technical ability in working with a range of 2D and 3D materials.
  5. Articulation:  Use art and design related vocabulary that is both relevant and appropriate in discussing visual artwork.
  6. Historical:   Discuss different historical and cultural influences in art and design. 

Fall Semester - 4 credits


Spring Semester - 3 credits


Fall Semester - 4 credits


Spring Semester - 4 credits


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