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ART 151 - Painting II

5 Credits
Intermediate painting with emphasis on the use of color, composition, imagery and painting process in oil or acrylic media.

Pre-requisite(s) ART 150 with min. 1.0

Quarters Typically Offered
Designed to Serve All students
Active Date 20210311T08:49:53

Grading Basis Decimal Grade
Class Limit 24
Contact Hours: Lecture 55
Total Contact Hours 55
Degree Distributions:
  • Humanities Area II
  • Performance

Course Outline
  • A semi-abstract painting taken from life (still or otherwise) which encompasses strong compositional solution as to the format (canvas) itself.
  • An expressionistic painting, one principally, with the painting knife or heavy impasto technique.
  • An impressionistic work involving complementary color effects with composition emphasis.
  • A non-objective work in mixed media to include: painting, drawing and collage.

Student Learning Outcomes
Use various painting materials and tools at intermediate level

Paint from a variety of subject matters: still life, model, cityscape, landscape, reference, imagination at intermediate level

Comprehend and sensitively apply the visual elements of line, shape, light and shadow, colour, texture, space and motion at intermediate level

Comprehend and sensitively apply the design principles of balance, rhythm, dominance, contrast, variation, and unity to painting projects at intermediate level

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