Introduction to the Visual Arts

Prerequisite: READ 0220 Reading Strategies, ENGL 0230 Writing Foundations placement determined by assessment

Co-Requisite: none

This course is an introduction to the essential concepts, styles, and forms of Western and non-Western visual arts, and the variety of manners in which art is understood. The students will learn the appreciation of art through studying the principles, techniques, and materials of design, the popular and historical development of art, art criticism and aesthetic awareness.

Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): 6