Introduction to Drawing, Painting and Sculpture

Course code CAPA1080
Not available in 2017

Description

This course is designed to develop visual literacy and creative skills in two and three dimensional art practice. It provides a practical introduction to the methods and materials of contemporary drawing, painting and sculpture, and an overview of the historical and theoretical underpinnings of art practice in contemporary culture.

Availability

Not currently available.

This Course was last offered in Semester 1 - 2016.

Learning Outcomes

On successful completion of the course students will be able to:

1. Skills in the methods, materials and equipment necessary for the practice of drawing, painting and other two dimensional art

2. The ability to creatively employ two and three dimensional art practice

3. Familiarity with the historical and theoretical underpinnings of contemporary two and three dimensional art practice

4. Awareness of health and safety issues and practices

Content

  1. introduction to the methods and materials of drawing, painting and sculpture
  2. composition, concept, structure and form
  3. representation and abstraction
  4. drawing, painting and sculpture in art history
  5. health and safety

Requisite

This course replaces ARTC1080. If you have successfully complete ARTC1080 you cannot enrol in this course.

Assessment Items

Presentation: Practical Work(s) - Presentation

Presentation: Seminar Presentation

Essay: Essay

Project: Practical Work(s)

Contact Hours