Advanced Art 1
Course Number 718
Full Year Course - 1 credit
Prerequisite: Art Foundations and Drawing/and
Painting or Art 2 and Teacher Recommendation
Estimated Fee: $45.00
Recommended For: College Bound/Technical Education
Advanced Art 1 is designed for students whomay be interested in pursuing a career in art.
Since the students are recommended for Advanced Art, there is a higher level of expectation. Ideas and techniques learned in Art Foundations are expanded upon with an emphasis on creativity. Students are required to keep a sketchbook of outside work. Some projects in Advanced Art 1 are: contour line drawings, portraits, drawing from life and painting. Art history, criticism and are incorporated into the program to encourage students to critique, evaluate,and appreciate art.
Although it is not imperative, students are encouraged to take Advanced Art 1 as sophomores to complete the advanced art series by the end of their senior year.