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Contemporary Issues: Art Today (DRPT)
0.50 Credit(s)
Prerequisite: 3.0 credits of first-year studio and 1.0 credit of Liberal Studies (including the Writing course with a passing grade of 60%).
This introductory studio-seminar course exposes students to some of the issues, theories, conceptual and formal strategies that inform contemporary art practice. This specific offering concentrates on drawing and painting with reference to other media. Each weekly seminar explores current ideas and discourses through some of the following: presentations of artists' works, analysis of assigned readings, and students' presentation of their own projects.
Notes: Must be completed at the 200 level by all Drawing & Painting Majors. Priority in registration is given to Drawing & Painting Majors. May not be repeated in another program area for credit, this includes: CRCP 2B01, INTM 2B22, PHOT 2B12, PRNT 2B25 and SCIN 2B09.
Course was last updated August 13, 2010 - 9:21 AM