Course SyllabusCOURSE TITLE: Art III
PREREQUISITE: Art II
DESCRIPTION: The Loudoun County Public Schools’ High School Art Education Program infuses art production, art history, art criticism, and aesthetic critiques. Art III is designed to provide students with the opportunity to initiate ideas, develop plans, and broaden the range of experiences within each media. The students will write about and discuss increasingly sophisticated opinions and judgments about the work of their own, peers, and historical/professional examples based on experience and discussion in the class setting. The students will add to a continuing portfolio for the purpose of generating ideas, recording visual incidence, analyzing historical/professional examples, and exploring imaginative/symbolic ideas.
MAIN TOPICS: STUDIO PRODUCTION
Drawing Painting Sculpting Printmaking Assembling Imaging
ART HISTORY: Recognizing (Art Periods, Art Styles, Artists, Works of Art)ART CRITICISM: Describing Analyzing Interpreting JudgingAESTHETICS: Questioning Articulating
CREDIT INFO: A fine or practical arts course is any state-approved course, grades 9-12, in art, music, drama, or vocational education. One credit is needed to graduate.