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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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ART 2661 - Beginning Painting: Acrylic and Oil

Credits: 3

Prerequisite(s): ARTH 1600, ART 1101, and ART 1141 with C- or better in each; or permission of the department

Prerequisite(s) or Corequisite(s): ARTH 1700, ART 1501, and ART 1531; or permission of department

Description: This course introduces students to both traditional and contemporary painting practices employing various materials, techniques and processes specific to the field. Students develop both a conceptual understanding and practical knowledge through material exploration and experimentation. Essential skill development includes identifying and applying color theory principals, perceptual skill refinement, and analysis and use of art elements and design principles as a visual language to create expressive works. Historical and contemporary works of influential styles and movements in painting are explored throughout the course.

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