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Viewing: FA 2312 : Advanced Drawing Techniques

Last approved: Mon, 02 May 2016 08:23:56 GMT

Last edit: Fri, 29 Apr 2016 19:38:14 GMT

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Columbian College of Arts and Sciences
Art/Fine Arts (FA)
Advanced Drawing Techniques
Advanced Drawing Techniques
Fall 2016
Course Type
Studio Course
Default Grading Method
Letter Grade

FA 2151 - Advanced Drawing Techniques
FA 1021 or FA 1301 or permission of the instructor


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FA 2151 - Advanced Drawing Techniques
Fee Type
Lab fees cover shared materials and consumables used by the course as well as independent access to software.

These vary by studio area but include costs such as model fees, lumber and ground materials for certain projects, computer software access for all students, printer ink, and darkroom chemicals.

Investigation of drawing as an organizing tool for thought, analysis, and personal imagery. Drawing as a method to integrate complex ideas and concepts into the visual field. Materials fee.
• observe and respond to the world around them and translate that understanding into drawing; • make drawings for a variety of purposes and in different formats, re-visiting and improving these drawings; • draw and collect images as research for a larger drawing project; • develop ideas fully in large-format drawings or through a series of drawings; • explore a range of mediums and materials to create unique drawings; • reference important artworks and art historical or contemporary approaches to drawing; • integrate complex ideas and concepts in order to make drawings that reflect personal interests; • relate drawing to life in the computer age; • use principles of design including harmony, balance, and emphasis; • avoid incomplete, overly sloppy, or tentative gestures, and avoid clichés; • make compelling, powerful drawings; and • discuss their work and the work of others using language related to drawing.
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SPHHS-Creative/Performing Arts
Course descriptions edited for this course and 2311 to distinguish course content
echacko (Sun, 28 Feb 2016 20:21:56 GMT): I am approving, but when the course is taught, please use the words "University Counseling Center" rather than "Mental Health Services" in the syllabus.
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