Subject details

  • Topics
    • Point and line
    • Perspective
    • Form and tone
    • Drawing the human image
    • Images and ideas

At the completion of this subject students will be able to:

  1. Initiate and pursue projects that encourage creative development and that stimulate innovation and refinement of personal work
  2. Have a sound understanding of methods of production related to drawing
  3. Produce a succinct body of resolved drawings that demonstrate a competency in specific aesthetics of drawing.
  • Assignment 1 - Assignment (100%)

Textbooks are subject to change within the academic year. Students are advised to purchase their books no earlier than one to two months before the start of a subject

No eligibility requirements

Special requirements

No special requirements

Explore three sources of visual imaging in nature, culture and imagination. You will be encouraged to develop your capacity to generate ideas, develop them thematically and in depth and consider them within an historical context. The subject clarifies techniques used to represent three-dimensional forms on a two-dimensional surface and includes studies in the principal elements and conventions of line, tone, contrast, form, space, composition, proportion, perspective, scale and gesture. Aspects of landscape, still life and the figure are addressed and the study will include a survey of materials and methods of production as well as touching on aspects of conservation of drawings.