|CLASS CODE:||ART 280||CREDITS: 3||FEE: $25.00|
|DIVISION:||PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS|
|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.|
|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.
|OTHER:||Provide own sculpture tool kit, old bath towel, large plastic bags 18" to 24", a notebook/sketchbook.
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2001|