Visual Art 20

Course Description

A general overview of a variety of types of art will be explored as learners study work from several different artists, while also building some art skills themselves.

Learners will have a chance to show their creativity through ink drawing and acrylic painting, as well as a couple of projects where they choose unusual materials. Additionally, students will learn to decode artwork, sharing their thoughts and ideas through writing and video.

Units of Study

  • Ideas and Inspiration
  • Popular Culture and Mass Media
  • Cultural Communities
  • Differing Perspectives

Course Materials

Supplied by the DLC

Visual Art 20 Kit

Obtained by Student

  • Drawing materials of student’s choice (pencil crayons, markers, digital, etc.)
  • Audio/video recording device (computer with webcam, camera, phone, etc.)
  • Materials of student’s choice for some assignments (atypical art supplies)

Suggested Career Pathways

  • Professional Artist
  • Animator
  • Graphic Designer
  • Business/Communications
  • Filmmaker



Delivery Method

Online Asynchronous


Grade 11

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