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Three-Dimensional Design 1,2 (P) (0491, 0492)

Grade Range:
 Art 1,2 or Design in Mixed Media 1,2
 Course duration:
 Two semesters
Subject area in which graduation credit will be given:
 Visual and Performing Arts
 UC subject area satisfied:
 f - Visual and Performing Arts
Course Description:
 This course focuses on design in three dimensions, with emphasis of form and space. Students explore sculpture using a variety of materials including clay, wood, wire, plaster, papier-mâché, and simple casting techniques. This course covers comprehensive research into historical and contemporary production of three-dimensional art, as well as its cultural significance and implications in society. Individually, students analyze and select their own artistic work for presentation. Collaboratively, they curate an exhibit based on a theme.

Basic Texts and Teaching Guides:
 Each site selects its own resources from available instructional media.
SDUSD VAPA Core Learnings, 2005.