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Art Fundamentals (Sem 1) AR101
Lab Fee: $50.00 per semester
This course is designed to introduce students to the elements of art and principles of design, as they relate to visual composition. This study is approached predominantly through exercise (i.e., hands-on experience), discussion, and analysis. Students will be exposed to a variety of art movements as well as art media. These media include pencil, colored pencil, charcoal, chalk, ink, acrylic and watercolor painting, and other assorted media suitable for working in a two-dimensional format.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-11
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take AR102 - Art Fundamentals (Sem2)
Art Fundamentals (Sem2) AR102
Lab Fee: $50.00 per semester
This course is designed to introduce students to the elements of art and principles of design, as they relate to visual composition. This study is approached predominantly through exercise (i.e., hands-on experience), discussion, and analysis. Students will be exposed to a variety of art movements as well as art media. These media include pencil, colored pencil, charcoal, chalk, ink, acrylic and watercolor painting, and other assorted media suitable for working in a two-dimensional format.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: RegularGRADE: 9-11
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take AR101 - Art Fundamentals (Sem 1)
Art Media AR213
Lab Fee: $50.00
This one semester studio course is designed to expand student’s abilities in the use of both 2-D and 3-D art media with an emphasis on combining art mediums in a variety of creations.
This course is offered on an alternating year schedule.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: RegularGRADE: 10-12
PREREQUISITE: AR101 - Art Fundamentals (Sem 1) or AR102 - Art Fundamentals (Sem2)
Ceramics AR212
Lab Fee: $50.00
This one-semester studio course is designed to develop skill in working with basic clay construction methods both by hand and on the potters wheel, and exploration of various surface treatments of clay ware and firing controls. Study will be approached through history, analysis, discussion, and hands on experiences.
This course is offered on an alternating year schedule.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: RegularGRADE: 10-12
PREREQUISITE: AR101 - Art Fundamentals (Sem 1) or AR102 - Art Fundamentals (Sem2)
AP Art, General Portfolio (Sem 1) AR401
Lab Fee: $50.00 per semester
The main objective of Advanced Placement Art is to allow high school students the opportunity of intensive study with a particular medium or subject matter. It is designed to encourage the students to work independently. Students are required to explore design elements within their particular area of interest. College credit is available to students receiving a satisfactory grade on a submitted art portfolio. This course may be repeated for advanced students with teacher approval.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: Advanced PlacementGRADE: 11-12
PREREQUISITE: AR101 - Art Fundamentals (Sem 1) or AR102 - Art Fundamentals (Sem2) or AR212 - Ceramics or AR213 - Art Media or AR301 - Art Appreciation (Sem 1) or AR302 - Art Appreciation (Sem 2)
OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Two years of art and approval of instructor. (may be repeated)
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take AR402 - AP Art, General Portfolio (Sem 2)
AP Art, General Portfolio (Sem 2) AR402
Lab Fee: $50.00 per semester
The main objective of Advanced Placement Art is to allow high school students the opportunity of intensive study with a particular medium or subject matter. It is designed to encourage the students to work independently. Students are required to explore design elements within their particular area of interest. College credit is available to students receiving a satisfactory grade on a submitted art portfolio. This course may be repeated for advanced students with teacher approval.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: Advanced PlacementGRADE: 11-12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take AR401 - AP Art, General Portfolio (Sem 1)
Art Appreciation (Sem 1) AR301
Lab Fee: $20.00 per semester
This course is a survey of world art development beginning with the prehistoric period and progressing chronologically through to contemporary. Students are introduced to artworks and artist prominent to various historical periods. Influence on their times and the times on the artists are emphasized. Students will also be producing artwork relevant to the period being covered.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: RegularGRADE: 11-12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take AR302 - Art Appreciation (Sem 2)
Art Appreciation (Sem 2) AR302
Lab Fee: $20.00 per semester
This course is a survey of world art development beginning with the prehistoric period and progressing chronologically through to contemporary. Students are introduced to artworks and artist prominent to various historical periods. Influence on their times and the times on the artists are emphasized. Students will also be producing artwork relevant to the period being covered.
CREDIT: 0.5TYPE: RegularGRADE: 11-12
COREQUISITES: If you take this course, you must also take AR301 - Art Appreciation (Sem 1)