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: 07/01/2007; 1/26/11

1. Description -
Supervised studio practice in design projects.
Prerequisite: None
Corequisite: ART 5A or 5B.
Advisory: None

2. 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.
3. Special Facilities and/or Equipment -
30'x36' table space, and stool for each student.

4. 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.
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 imaginative ideas and satisfactory completion of laboratory projects.
7. Representative Text(s) -

8. Disciplines -
9. Method of Instruction -
10. 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.
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 -
Not applicable.
13. Need/Justification - No content

Course status: Inactive
Last updated: 2014-03-10 09:30:33

Foothill CollegeApproved Course Outlines