Aug 24, 2019  
2018-2019 University Catalogue 
2018-2019 University Catalogue [Archived Catalogue]

VPAS 674 Visual Arts for the Classroom: Portraiture

College of Critical & Professional Studies

3 credits 42.0 hours
600 level graduate course

From Ancient Egypt to the selfie, portraits have served as a humanist expression of identity, class, and culture. This class will examine and discuss the meaning and implications of portraiture in its various forms. This course is tailored for K-12 educators to draw and paint the head using charcoal, pencil, and watercolor, and to take these techniques back to the classroom. By manipulating lighting, context, medium, and composition, K-12 educators will create meaningful portraits.

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.