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2018-2019 University Catalogue 
2018-2019 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

VPAS 642 Visual Arts for the Classroom: Drawing /Painting, Introductory

College of Critical & Professional Studies

3 credits 42.0 hours
600 level graduate course

Drawing and painting are foundational skills for visual literacy and for developing an understanding of form, composition, light and color. Working from direct observation, including some figure models, participants improve perception and technical skills working both in drawing media and in paint. Create a range of timed pieces in basic drawing media such as charcoal, pencil, ink and conte crayon, then move on to more advanced work using acrylic paints. This course considers color theory,composition, painting technique, and the overall process.

Open to graduate students from the Division of Continuing Studies.
This course is not repeatable for credit.
This course may not be audited.
This course cannot be taken pass/fail.