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
Resources Supplied by the DLC
Visual Art 20 Kit
Resources 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
- Graphic Designer