Department of Art and Design Patti & Rusty Rueff School of Visual and Performing Arts

Foundations Courses List

Design

AD 10500 - Design I
Credit Hours: 3.00. Two-dimensional design fundamentals: concepts and processes. Studio problems are used to introduce concepts, vocabulary, and skills applicable to continued study in a variety of visual disciplines. Includes introduction to a variety of two-dimensional media and computer applications. Typically offered Summer, Fall, Spring

AD 10600 - Design II
Credit Hours: 3.00. Three-dimensional fundamentals: concepts and processes. Studio problems introduce design concepts, vocabulary, and construction skills applicable to continued study in a variety of visual disciplines. Includes introduction to a variety of 3-D media and 3-D computer graphics concepts. Typically offered Summer, Fall, Spring

Drawing

AD 11300 - Basic Drawing
Credit Hours:  3.00. An introduction to drawing and sketching as a means of communication of ideas. Typicaly offered Summer, Fall, Spring

AD 11400 - Drawing II
Credit Hours: 3.00. Continuation of AD 11300: emphasis is given to the exploration of a variety of media, the structuring of pictorial space, and figure drawing. Typically offered Fall, Spring

AD 21300 - Life Drawing I
Credit Hours: 3.00. Introduction to drawing the human figure with emphasis upon structure and gesture. Typically offered Fall, Spring

 

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DEPARTMENT OF ART & DESIGN

Pao Hall of Visual and Performing Arts
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