Department of Art + Design
ARTSTDIO 201 DRAWING I GA 3 u
An introduction to the basic concepts in drawing. This course provides a systematic exploration of the drawing methods with an emphasis on traditional approaches to line, form, composition, perspective and chiaroscuro.
ARTSTDIO 202 DRAWING II 3 u
This course develops concepts and skills introduced in Drawing I. Color, alternative materials and variable formats will be explored in a problem- solving format. Emphasis is placed on strengthening content and design relationships. 2-D design experience recommended.
Prereq: ARTSTDIO 201.
ARTSTDIO 303 DRAWING III: THE FIGURE 3 u
This course provides an introduction to figure drawing. Studio sessions are dedicated to drawing from life models, study of structural and surface anatomy, and the development of sound technical skills and creative approaches to drawing the human figure.
Prereq: ARTSTDIO 202.
ARTSTDIO 384 ILLUSTRATION 3 u
A studio course for the advanced art student in the various types and techniques of illustration, using traditional media.
Prereq: ARTSTDIO 202 and ARTSTDIO 321.
ARTSTDIO 482 ILLUSTRATION II 3 u
An advanced course concentrating on the development of illustration skills and techniques. Emphasis placed on the development of a personal approach to conceptual and visual problem solving related to editorial, advertising and specialized fields of illustration.
Prereq: ARTSTDIO 384, ARTSTDIO 303.