NWCCD 2020-21 Catalog 
    Sep 24, 2023  
NWCCD 2020-21 Catalog [This is an Archived Catalog.]

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ART 1120 - Foundation: 3-D

This course concentrates on the basic elements of 3D design with an emphasis on visual communication and problem solving using a wide variety of materials.  This course is intended to give the beginning student an understanding of concepts common to all three-dimensional art forms.

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 1120 Foundation: 3D, the student will:

  1. Define and comprehend the principals of design.
  2. Apply those principals to create visual organization.
  3. Analyze, critique and modify designs.
  4. Explore methods of 3-D construction.
  5. Construct pieces based on the assigned criteria.
  6. Experiment with materials and processes to accommodate the assigned criteria.
  7. Utilize all materials in a safe and effective manner. 
  8. Take part in all aspects of running a 3-D facility. 
  9. Explore and comprehend the social, political, and cultural context within the sculptural field.

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