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Visual Arts Research: Introduction to Drawing
Draw a solid base for your fine arts study with fundamental skills in drawing. Create artwork enlivened by your use of tone, body, and line and mark marking. Play with visual forms and techniques. Convey your artistic intent through the visual language of drawing.
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At the completion of this subject students will be able to:
- demonstrate problem solving, critical thinking and imagination to articulate ideas through appropriate forms of drawing
- demonstrate effective methods of documentation and presentation of ideas
- demonstrate skills in documenting and representing ideas in a variety of forms of drawing
- resolve set tasks with a highly developed level of technique and suitable use of materials.
- Line and Mark Marking
No eligibility requirements
- EquipmentDetails - Digital Camera and/or Scanner
- OtherDetails -
Art Drawing kits with drawing material
An exploration of the elements and principles of the visual language of drawing. You are encouraged to develop the formal, conceptual, analytical, experimental and expressive use of drawing. Through set projects you will examine the effectiveness of various visual solutions by testing possibilities and experimenting with a range of appropriate media. You will examine the possibilities of drawing in both two dimensional and three dimensional forms.
You must supply your own art materials and have access to a scanner and digital camera for documenting your artwork for assessment.
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- Presentation 1 (35%)
- Portfolio (15%)
- Presentation 2 (50%)