AVI3M University/College Preparation
Visual Arts

Course Summary

Subject Area Subject: The Arts

Grade 11


1 Credit

4 Units, 20 learning activities

This course enables students to further develop their knowledge and skills in visual arts. Students will use the creative process to explore a wide range of themes through studio work that may include drawing, painting, sculpting, and printmaking, as well as the creation of collage, multimedia works, and works using emerging technologies. Students will use the critical analysis process when evaluating their own work and the work of others. The course may be delivered as a comprehensive program or through a program focused on a particular art form (e.g., photography, video, computer graphics, information design).

Course outline

Learning Activity 1 The elements and principles of art

Learning Activity 2 How do you draw a portrait?

Learning Activity 3 Techniques that add dimension

Learning Activity 4 From whence comes inspiration?

Learning Activity 5 The creative process