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 Course Title:   Sculpture II

 Title Abbreviation:   SCULPTURE II

 Department:    ART

 Course #:    264

 Credits:    4

 Variable:     No

 IUs:    4.5

 CIP:    n/a

 EPC:    n/a

 REV:    2014


 Course Description  

An intermediate or advanced studio course focusing on continued exploration of sculptural materials and processes with emphasis on development of subject matter and themes. Content will focus on research and independent projects. May be repeated for up to 8 credits.

 Prerequisite  

Prerequisite: Art 150 and 263 or permission of the instructor

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 33

Lab: 22

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 0


Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Academic Elective  

Equivalencies At Other Institutions

Other Institution Equivalencies Table
Institution Course # Remarks
UW
WSU

Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Students will learn the historic development of specific themes and subject matter in sculpture.
  2. Students will develop a portfolio of sculpture based on a common theme or subject matter.
  3. Students will demonstrate skills to critically analyze their work using the vocabulary of the discipline.

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

2. Critical Thinking

Definition: The ability to think critically about the nature of knowledge within a discipline and about the ways in which that knowledge is constructed and validated and to be sensitive to the ways these processes often vary among disciplines.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
2.1 Identify and express concepts, terms, and facts related to a specific discipline.
2.2 Analyze issues and develop questions within a discipline.

3. Communication

Definition: Understanding and producing effective written, spoken, visual, and non-verbal communication.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
3.1 Recognize, read, and comprehend academic and/or professional writing.
3.2 Recognize, produce and demonstrate appropriate interpersonal, group, and public speaking skills.

7. Aesthetics & Creativity

Definition: Interpreting human experience through engagement with creative processes and aesthetic principles.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
7.1 Demonstrate an understanding of the creative process.
7.2 Demonstrate knowledge of aesthetic principles.
7.3 Use knowledge of creative processes and aesthetic principles to understand humans and the world around them.
7.4 Demonstrate an understanding of the role of arts and creative expression in societies.

10. Technology

Definition: Understanding the role of technology in society and using technology appropriately and effectively.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
10.3 Use technology appropriate to the context and task to effectively retrieve and manage information, solve problems, and facilitate communication.

Course Contents

  1. Using lectures or seminars, group projects and research students will explore specific development of subject matter and themes in sculpture.
  2. Using notebooks and self directed studio assignments students will develop a portfolio of sculpture based on common themes or subject matter.
  3. Using formal critique sessions ans self assessments students analyze their artwork using the vocabulary of the discipline.