This course offers intermediate level digital image making in a studio arts curriculum. The image-making techniques introduced in Introduction to Digital Arts will be developed significantly in two and three-dimensional projects focusing on theory, technology and studio practice. Students will develop research skills and practices needed to work independently and to create theme-based projects suitable for peer and instructor critique. Professional artists with a diverse range of backgrounds using these methods will be highlighted in the course.
Note: This course may be taken twice for credit (up to 8 credits maximum).
- Use digitally based technologies effectively towards a thematic series of artworks.
- Implement refined visualization techniques with digital media using a variety of materials.
- Interpret formal elements and theoretical principles of design in course projects.
- Use practical and theoretical arts and design vocabulary.Use practical and theoretical arts and design vocabulary.
- Develop content in course projects in the form of a thematic series.
- Demonstrate critical awareness within one¿s own work and their peers¿ work.
- Discuss contemporary artists and designers, highlighting underserved populations and people of color using these methods in their own artistic practice.
- Demonstrate awareness of the scope and variety of works in the arts and humanities.
- Understand those works as expressions of individual and human values within a historical and social context.
- Respond critically to works in the arts and humanities.
- Engage in the creative process or interpretive performance.
- Articulate an informed personal reaction to works in the arts and humanities.