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Effective: Summer 2014

Corequisites: Corequisite: ART 5A or 5B.
Grade Type: Letter Grade, the student may select Pass/No Pass
Not Repeatable.
FHGE: Non-GE Transferable: CSU/UC
3 hours laboratory. (36 hours total per quarter)

Description -
Supervised studio practice in design projects.

Course Objectives -
The student will be able to:
  1. discuss the organization of a design using objective criteria.
  2. show an increased sensitivity to visual effects..
  3. familiarity with the design process as a problem-solving activity .
  4. demonstrate a repertoire of techniques and procedures useful in the fabrication of projects in several materials.
Special Facilities and/or Equipment -
30'x36' table space, and stool for each student.

Course Content (Body of knowledge) -
The Design Laboratory is correlated with the course in Design. It provides students with an opportunity to practice in a supervised environment the skills and concepts introduced in the Design course.
Methods of Evaluation -
Evaluation of the student's progress will be based on the development of skills and imaginative ideas and satisfactory completion of laboratory projects.
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Disciplines -
Method of Instruction -
Lab Content -
Specific and progressive practical projects in both 2D and 3D design, creative 2D and 3D assignments in line, color, texture, content and context.
Types and/or Examples of Required Reading, Writing and Outside of Class Assignments -
Not applicable.