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2012-2013 Official General Catalog 
2012-2013 Official General Catalog [Archived Catalog]

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ART 150 - Perspective Drawing

Graphic techniques developed for visual presentation of architectural, industrial and aesthetic forms.  Studio projects stress creation of the representational image using perspective, color, texture and light.  Applicable to advertising and illustration of ideas and products.

Prerequisite- Corequisite
Prerequisite:  ART 115 Beginning Drawing or CIV 159 Architectural Drawing I w/CAD


Credits: 3
2 Class Hours, 2 Studio Hours
Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

1.  Represent clearly, the reality of form in three-dimensions as we naturally see it.
2.  Use a variety of drawing methods on the flat surface to convey layers of space including overlapping of forms, convergence of parallel lines, foreshortening, and reduction in size.
3.  Convey a myriad of interior and architectural forms, visually communicating three-dimensional design ideas and products.
4.  Compile a number of appropriate viewpoints including one-point, two-point, and three-point perspective drawings to suggest a series of planes in space for specific projects.
5.  Select color, texture, and lighting ideas for surfaces, and visually represent on architectural forms and in interior spaces.

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