NWCCD 2018-19 Catalog 
    Apr 18, 2024  
NWCCD 2018-19 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

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ART 1005 - Drawing I

This course investigates the visual language required in drawing and examines the details of basic formal and procedural means employed in expressive drawing. Black and white media are explored within the drawing assignments.

Credits: 3

Instructional Method Lecture/Studio

General Education Requirement: Visual and Performing Arts
Comments: This course does not meet UW’s Human Culture requirement unless transferred as part of an Associate degree.

Minimum Student Competencies
Upon completion of ART 1005 Drawing I, the student will:

  1. identify the correct materials, their various uses, and their care and application to the drawing process.
  2. describe both how the materials are made and the components within the materials.
  3. understand the methods and techniques of historical and modern drawing processes.
  4. learn to “see” in order to gain the necessary hand and eye coordination for the drawing skill.
  5. apply the devices in illusion which create space, depth, and perspective proportion in the picture plane.
  6. practice the use of the art elements by designing and creating original compositions.
  7. experiment with different black and white media, techniques, and materials.
  8. integrate conceptual ideas into drawings as a means of communication and expression.
  9. analyze a drawing by using appropriate terms for critiquing artwork.

Program Outcomes

PO#1 Application of Foundation Principles:  Employ the elements of art and design and compositional principles in 2-D and 3-D work.

PO#2 Observation:  Produce accurate and proportional representations of real space and objects.

PO#3 Conceptual Application:  Create work using foundation principles to convey a concept or idea.

PO#4 Craftsmanship:  Demonstrate a professional level of craftsmanship and technical ability in working with a range of 2D and 3D materials.

PO#5 Articulation:  Use art and design related vocabulary that is both relevant and appropriate in discussing visual artwork.

PO#6 Historical:   Discuss different historical and cultural influences in art and design. 

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