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Course Description

Schoolcraft is excited to offer traditional credit face-to-face, hybrid, online, and remote classes for Fall 2020 while providing students a safe experience based on recent COVID-19 concerns.

Please see the COVID-19 web page to learn more. Keep checking the schedule for additions on our New, Added, and Late Starting Courses web page.

Art and Design - ART 247

Sculpture 2: Theory and Elements

3 Credit Hours
3 Lecture Hours

Course Description

This course is a continuation of ART 246 where students analyze elements and techniques of renowned artists' sculptures. In addition, sculptural media and advanced techniques used in various forms are evaluated.


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

Course Competencies

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

  • Critique published sculptures on the type of response they would evoke from a viewer.
  • Summarize how sculpture elements and techniques impacted art history.
  • Compare and contrast how sculpture aligns with other art forms.
  • Summarize the process sculptors follow when creating a wall relief using either bas relief or high relief.
  • Investigate how elements are used to create a series of related sculptures.
  • Summarize why sculptors use specific materials and tools when creating different types of sculptures.
  • Explain the concept of kinetic sculpture, including mobiles.
  • Construct a sculpture that emulates a published sculptor’s approach or philosophy.
  • Defend sculpture as a recognized art form, utilizing art history sources.

Course Schedule

 CourseSectionCourse TitleLocationCredit HoursInstructorsSeats Available ⁄Capacity ⁄WaitlistStatusFeeDays-Time-Room

Fall; 2020; ART AND DESIGN; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 09/22/2020

 247149149Sculpture 2 TheoryHYBMC3Machnee M0/8/0Closed$142.00M  12:30 PM-01:35 PM WEBWEB
W  12:30 PM-03:05 PM F400

Winter; 2021; ART AND DESIGN; No of Weeks : 12; Begins : 02/02/2021

 247119149Sculpture 2 TheoryHYBMC3Machnee M8/16/0Open$142.00M  12:30 PM-01:35 PM WEBWEB
W  12:30 PM-03:05 PM F410

Key: Day of the Week

  • T = Tuesday
  • R = Thursday
  • S = Saturday
  • X = Sunday