|Introduction to the Visual Arts|
|INTRO VIS ARTS|
|CLASS CODE:||ART 101||CREDITS: 3|
|DIVISION:||PERFORMING AND VISUAL ARTS|
|GENERAL EDUCATION:||This course fulfills a General Education - Arts requirement.|
|DESCRIPTION:||An art appreciation class surveying the concepts, techniques, materials, and history of the visual arts.|
|TAUGHT:||Fall, Winter, and Summer|
|CONTENT AND TOPICS:||A lecture class in art appreciation surveying the concepts, techniques, materials and history of the visual arts.|
|GOALS AND OBJECTIVES:||-- Develop an awareness of aesthetic philosophy.
-- Become familiar with basic design elements.
-- Understand materials and processes of various art disciplines.
-- Know the cultural and historical context of art.
-- Obtain the basic tools of appreciating works of art.
|REQUIREMENTS:||Reading assignments from text
Comprehensive final exam
|EFFECTIVE DATE:||August 2001|