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Course Description

Art and Design - ART 121

2D Design: Elements and Principles of Two-Dimensional Design (3-0) 3 Cr. Hrs.

Course Description

This course examines the elements and theories of two-dimensional design. Students investigate two-dimensional works of art for effective application of the elements and principles of design. In addition, color theory is studied.

Prerequisites

(A requirement that must be completed before taking this course.)

  • None.

Course Competencies

Upon successful completion of the course, the student should be able to:

  • Identify how two-dimensional works of art evoke emotion within the viewer.
  • Explain how design impacts the intended audience.
  • Compare and contrast the interrelationship of design with other various art forms.
  • Summarize the elements and principles of design utilized in important two-dimensional historical works of art.
  • Identify how artists effectively use the elements and principles of design in both fine and applied art.
  • Summarize how artists apply basic color theory to two-dimensional design.
  • Explain the elements and principles of design used to create effective two-dimensional compositions.
  • Critique designs within a given set of conceptual and physical parameters.
  • Create two-dimensional work of art effectively incorporate all elements and principles of design.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleModeCredit HoursInstructorsFeeSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2017; ART AND DESIGN; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 8/28/2017

 1211402232D Design Elem Prin 3Sarris C$37.009/20/0OpenR  09:00 AM-11:54 AM F370
 1211402242D Design Elem Prin 3Olson S$37.0013/20/0OpenW  01:00 PM-03:54 PM F370

Winter; 2018; ART AND DESIGN; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 1/29/2018

 1211102552D Design Elem Prin 3Sarris S$37.0017/20/0OpenT  06:00 PM-09:38 PM F370

Winter; 2018; ART AND DESIGN; No of Weeks : 15; Begins : 1/8/2018

 1211102242D Design Elem Prin 3Pelc-Church N$37.0016/20/0OpenR  09:00 AM-11:54 AM F370