A studio course exploring drawing with continued emphasis on descriptive, expressive, and conceptual approaches. Students will further develop the ability to see and interpret a variety of subjects while using diverse materials and techniques. Course work will facilitate a dialogue in which students will employ critical analysis to broaden their understanding of drawing as a discipline.

Upon completion, students will be able to:

  • Describe visual subjects through the use of accurate and sensitive observation.
  • Generate drawings that demonstrate descriptive, expressive, and conceptual approaches with an increased focus on individual expression.
  • Utilize varied materials and techniques, including color media, with informed aesthetic and conceptual strategies.
  • Demonstrate an appropriate level of professional practice, including safety, craft and presentation.
  • Analyze and critique drawings verbally and/or in writing
  • Relate their drawings to historical and contemporary developments in the field.

Grade Basis: L
Credit Hours: 3
Lecture hours: 48.0