Apr 14, 2024  
2024-2025 Catalog 
2024-2025 Catalog

ART 135 Figure Drawing I

Lecture: 0 Lab: 6 Clinic: 0 Credits: 3
This course introduces rendering the human figure with various drawing materials. Emphasis is placed on the use of the visual elements, anatomy, and proportion in the representation of the draped and undraped figure. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate competence in drawing the human figure.

This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA as a premajor and/or elective course requirement.

Pre-requisite(s): ART 131  
Course is typically offered in (check with department).
Student Learning Outcomes (SLOs)
At the completion of the course, the students should be able to do the following:

  1. Create original drawings using specified drawing techniques.
  2. Apply knowledge of specified drawing techniques within compositions.
  3. Draw objects utilizing knowledge of basic principles and structures.
  4. Prepare artwork appropriately for presentation and exhibition.
  5. Create compositions utilizing traditional elements of drawing.
  6. Critique self-progress and others through group critiques and written assignments.
  7. Apply appropriate vocabulary and terms in discussions and group critiques of drawings.