Dec 04, 2020  
Official Course Syllabi 2020-2021 
    
Official Course Syllabi 2020-2021
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ARTT 2160 - Basic Painting 1

Credit Hours: 3.00


Prerequisites: ARTT 1060 and ARTT 1360

Abstract and realistic approaches for the technical handling of tools, pigments, and processes in acrylic and/or oil painting.

Location: Center Campus

Contact Hours: 6
Billable Contact Hours: 6
OUTCOMES AND OBJECTIVES
Outcome 1: Upon completion of this course, students will be able to recognize the basic elements of painting.

Objectives:

  1. Define and list basic painting volcabulary including identifciation of materials and tools.
  2. Use a variety of painting materials and tools.

Outcome 2: Upon completion of this course, students will be able to apply basic principles of painting.

Objectives:

  1. Demonstrate the use of various paiting pallettes (e.g. grisaille, glazing, and tint)
  2. Demonstarte the use of various painting techniques (e.g. washes, flat tones, and gradations)    

Outcome 3: Upon completion of this course, students will be able to appreciate the traditional richness and versatility of teh history of painting.

Objectives:

  1. Develop skills based on awareness of the respresentation of such skills in historical works
  2. Reference great artistic works in their own developmental projects

COMMON DEGREE OUTCOMES
(Bulleted outcomes apply to the course)

  • 1. The graduate can integrate the knowledge and technological skills necessary to be a successful learner.
  • 2. The graduate can demonstrate how to think competently.
  1. The graduate can demonstrate how to employ mathematical knowledge.
  • 4. The graduate can demonstrate how to communicate competently.
  • 5. The graduate is sensitive to issues relating to a diverse, global society.

COURSE CONTENT OUTLINE
  1. Introduction of materials and course outline
  2. 2-3 weeks of basic painting principals and vocabulary in notebook form (paper painting)
  3. 2-3 weeks in layering techniques (paper and board)
  4. 2-4 weeks in limited palette processes (paper and board or panel)
  5. 3-5 weeks in stretched canvas sustainment (one required)
  6. 1-2 weeks of research from painters in history
  7. 1 week in review for written exam

Primary Faculty
Mitchell, Todd
Secondary Faculty

Associate Dean
Ternullo, Annette
Dean
Pritchett, Marie



Official Course Syllabus - Macomb Community College, 14500 E 12 Mile Road, Warren, MI 48088



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