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Figure Drawing
FIGURE DRAW
CLASS CODE: ART 312 CREDITS:  3
DIVISION: PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS
DEPARTMENT: ART
GENERAL EDUCATION: This course does not fulfill a General Education requirement.

DESCRIPTION: Proportion, structure, composition, and various media for depicting the human figure.
TAUGHT: Fall, Winter, and Summer
CONTENT AND TOPICS: Drawing the human figure through studying artistic anatomy and drawing from live models. Anatomical accuracy and introduction to composition using the figure.
GOALS AND OBJECTIVES: -- Draw the human figure.
-- Demonstrate skill and sensitivity with basic figure composition.
-- Be able to competently draw the human form in correct proportions and with an awareness of anatomical structures and with artist sensitivity.
-- Learn "artistic anatomy", including bones, surface landmarks, muscles, and surface structures of the human form.
-- Complete regular, outside-of-the-classroom figure drawings weekly.
-- Complete final portfolio of life drawings.


REQUIREMENTS: Enrolled as an Art major or consent of instructor
PREREQUISITES: Art 110, with Art 212 recommended
OTHER:
EFFECTIVE DATE: August 2004