BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

FINA-113 - Drawing I - 3.00 Credits

FINA-113 - Drawing I - 3.00 Credits

Course Details
An introduction to drawing which explores the basic elements of line, shape, plane, form, texture and composition. Students will be introduced to a wide scale of materials, tools and techniques.
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  • Prerequisites : Program Admission
    Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Relevant Master's Degree.
    Office Hours: 1.5 Per Week
    Contact Hours: 45
    Student Evaluation
    Assignments 50 - 70%, Final 30 - 50%, Total 100 %. Grading procedures follow NVIT policy.
    Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion of this course, the student should demonstrate knowledge, skills, and/or attitudes in the following:
  • been introduced to various media and techniques;

  • expanded their ability to visualize;
  • developed critical assessment skills byway of weekly critiques;ยท

  • progressed in the development of their artistic skills; and

  • acquired relevant vocabulary.
  • Text and Materials:
  • Mendelowitz, Daniel M. and Wakeham, Duane A. (1994). A Guide to Drawing. Toronto: Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc.

  • The following supplies must be purchased by the student:newsprint pad, gum eraser, masking tape and or bull dog clips, stick and powdered graphite - both medium and wide, medium - size brush (#10) of the best quality you can afford (not an oil brush), charcoal - stick and compressed, fixative, ball point and felt tip pens, Conte, colored pencils, pastels(optional), India ink - Black, chalk sticks (optional), sketch book 11x14, and 6 pieces of good quality paper.

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    Transfer Credits: For more information visit: www.bctransferguide.ca
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