Welcome to Art 1
This is an introductory art course that requires no previous art experience. During this class you will learn the Elements of Design using a wide range of media. You will also learn the work of important artists and historical movements.
Projects/Quizzes (50% of average) students are given the requirements and criteria at the start of each unit along with what material will be on the quiz. Projects are considered performance tests.
Classwork & View Now Journal - (25% of average) Small drawing or prepatory excercises to prepare for a larger scale artwork are considered "classwork". Students will be keeping a weekly "view now"journal in which they will develop their critical analysis skills in writing and discussing art. The view nows will be done in their marble notebooks.
Class Participation (25% of average) this is based on attendance, effort, use of time and attitude. Students need to use class time productively.