Foothill CollegeApproved Course Outlines

Fine Arts and Communication Division
3 hours laboratory.1 Unit

Total Quarter Learning Hours: 36 (Total of All Lecture, Lecture/Lab, and Lab hours X 12)
 Lecture Hours: Lab Hours: 3 Lecture/Lab:
 Note: If Lab hours are specified, see item 10. Lab Content below.

Repeatability -
Statement: Not Repeatable.

Status -
 Course Status: InactiveGrading: Letter Grade with P/NP option
 Degree Status: ApplicableCredit Status: Credit
 GE Status: Non-GE

Articulation Office Information -
 Transferability: BothValidation:

1. Description -
Supervised studio practice in painting projects.
Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: ART 19A, 19B or 19C.
Advisory: Pass/No Pass.

2. Course Objectives -
The student will be able to:
  1. use paints and associated materials such as canvas, sizes and grounds.
  2. experience different forms of painting from photographic realism to non- objective.
  3. appreciate the complexity of the problems of design and color that are present in all painting.
  4. expand his/her knowledge of painting materials and techniques.
  5. generate his/her own projects and learn to use critical powers to evaluate progress.
3. Special Facilities and/or Equipment -
Easels, stools.

4. Course Content (Body of knowledge) -
The painting laboratory is correlated with the courses in painting. It provides students with an opportunity to practice in a supervised environment the skills and concepts introduced in the painting courses.
5. Repeatability - Moved to header area.
6. Methods of Evaluation -
Evaluation of the student's progress will be based on the development of skills and satisfactory completion of lab projects.
7. Representative Text(s) -
Individual use of library materials, particularly sources for studies of artists and reproductions of their paintings.

8. Disciplines -
9. Method of Instruction - No content
10. Lab Content - No content
11. Honors Description - No longer used. Integrated into main description section.
12. Types and/or Examples of Required Reading, Writing and Outside of Class Assignments - No content
13. Need/Justification -
This course is a restricted support course for the AA degrees and Certificate of Achievements in General Art and Studio Arts.

Course status: Inactive
Last updated: 2014-02-25 13:40:51

Foothill CollegeApproved Course Outlines