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ART 122 - 3-D Design Fundamentals

Lecture Hours: 2 Lab Hours: 3 Credits: 3

Description: This foundation course introduces students to 3-D design concepts and basic sculptural materials. Projects address a variety of design problems unique to 3-D art forms.

Prerequisite(s): Take ENG 032 , MAT 100  and RDG 100  with a minimum grade of C.
Course Topics:
  • Design Elements: Line, Shape, Value, Color, Space, Texture, Time, Form, Structure
  • Design Organization: Harmony, Balance, Proportion, Dominance, Movement, Economy, Contrast, Emphasis, Repetition, Rhythm, Direction
  • Degrees of three-dimensionality: Relief, Frontal, Full Round
  • Construction: Manipulation/Modeling, Addition, Subtraction
  • Possible Media/Material include, but are not limited to: Paper, Cardboard, Foamcore, Wood, Wire, Clay, Plaster, Fiber, Found Objects

Textbook information can be found on the Book Inn website
Required Materials:
ART 122 Kit
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 three-dimensional design.
  2. Create projects that demonstrate a working knowledge of the elements of art, principles of design, and basic three-dimensional materials and processes.
  3. Establish standards of craftsmanship and presentation.
  4. Demonstrate written and oral communication skills through formal analysis, critique, and self-assessment.

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