Oct 30, 2020  
2019-2020 Catalog 
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ART 211 - Introduction to Painting

Class: 2 Lab: 3 Credits: 3
This course is an introduction to materials and techniques of painting.

Prerequisite(s): Take ART 111  and ART 121  with a minimum grade of “C”.
Course Topics:
  • Medium: Acrylic Paint
  • Processes: Modeling, Scumbling, Impasto, Pentimenti, and Glazing
  • Color Theory: Harmonies/Schemes
  • Representation: Illusionistic Realism and Abstraction

Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn Web site www.sccsc.edu/bookstore
Required Materials:
  • Art Supplies (The Instructor will provide a list of required supplies the first day of class.)
  • Additional supplies may be suggested by the instructor over the course of the semester.

Grading System:
An overall grade of C or higher is required for transferability.

A 90 - 100
B 80 - 89
C 70 - 79
D 60 - 69
F 0 - 59

Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Identify, use, and explain the basic vocabulary and concepts associated with painting.
  2. Create projects in representational format that demonstrate a working knowledge of the elements of art, principles of design, color theory, and basic painting materials and processes.
  3. Establish standards of craftsmanship and presentation.
  4. Demonstrate written and oral communication skills through formal analysis, critique, and self-assessment.

For SCC Online Courses:
If the course you are taking is online, please review the SCC Online Policies that include:

  • Required materials for all online courses
  • Mandatory Attendance Requirement
  • Proctored Exams

Standard SCC Course Policies:
Please review the Standard SCC Course Polices on the following topics:

  • Academic Integrity
  • Academic Misconduct
  • Add/Drop period
  • Appeals Process
  • Class Attendance
  • Classroom Behavior (traditional and online)
  • Classroom Conduct/Expectations
  • Lab Procedures (general SCC policy regarding this)
  • Online Confidentiality
  • Services For Students with Disabilities
  • Withdrawal Policy

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