ART 020 - Introduction to Drawing

Fall 2017, Section 001, 3.0 Credits
Schedule Number 1861
Satisfies: General Education - Arts Courses (GA)
Instructor Lori Levan

Important Dates

First Day of Class: 8/21/2017
End of Class: 12/8/2017

Course Description

Introductory experience in making of art through drawing media; designed for non-majors seeking general overview of studio practice. ART 020ART 020 Introduction to Drawing (3) (GA)(BA) This course meets the Bachelor of Arts degree requirements. ART 020

Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for the course.

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Remarks

The College of Arts & Architecture actively works to reduce textbook costs to students through our online course offerings. As a result, many of our online courses have either no textbook or a reduced number of textbooks when compared to equivalent in person courses. To support this strategy of reducing textbook costs, the college charges a $30 fee per student to access course materials for courses that meet three specific criteria. These criteria include: courses for which the need for a textbook has been removed; courses containing content that relies heavily on media (video, graphics, animation, etc); and courses that require frequent or continual revision to keep materials up to date. 

This course is one that meets the three criteria referenced above, and thus a $30 charge to access course content is required in lieu of a commercial textbook purchase. If you have questions about this aspect of the course, please contact eli-aanda@psu.edu.


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Material Requirements

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Material Title Edition Author ISBN Source
Contemporary Drawing Davidson, Margaret 9780823033157 MBS
Picture This: How Pictures Work  (optional) Bang, M. 9781587170300 MBS
Art Kit: Intro to Drawing MBS
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