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Color and Design 1,2 (P) (0241, 0242)

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 in-depth course in design and color concepts emphasizes literal, stylized, abstract, and nonobjective application. Students will be challenged to use the elements and principles of art in meaningful, innovative ways while examining and creating works of art to develop mastery in mixing and application of color. Students develop, refine, and create a series of works of art based on existing works. Individually, students analyze and select their own 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.