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Sculpture I
SCULPTURE I
CLASS CODE: ART 280 CREDITS:  3 FEE:  $25.00
DIVISION: PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS
DEPARTMENT: ART
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: Introduction to the basic processes of sculpture: modeling, casting and assembling, with an emphasis on the human figure.
TAUGHT: Fall, Winter
CONTENT AND TOPICS: Develop sensitivity to design principles and stimulate creative problem solving skills pertaining to sculpture and to recognize how these skills have application beyond this class. To gain a greater understanding and appreciation of sculpture and the visual arts.

Basic skills in four major areas of sculpture: modeling, assembling, carving and casting. Experiment in various approaches to visual arts: illusionistic, representational, abstract, non-objective.
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: -- Gain a broad, introductory experience in sculpture.
-- Be introduced to a wide variety of philosophical approaches to art: represenetational, illustionistic, abstraction, non-representational.
-- Learn principles and elements of design.
REQUIREMENTS:
PREREQUISITES:
OTHER: Provide own sculpture tool kit, old bath towel, large plastic bags 18" to 24", a notebook/sketchbook.

EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2001