Art Education (Visual Art Studies) Courses

Details below are subject to change. Please confirm all information in the official Course Schedule.
 

Spring 2021 Teaching Formats

Online
Instruction mode "Internet" in course schedule. The course is taught entirely online and does not require in-person activities on campus.

Online with Optional In-Person Component
The course is taught mostly online, but includes optional opportunities for in-person activities on campus. Students who wish to complete the course completely online must register for the section with instruction mode "Internet". Those who wish to take part in Optional In-Person Instruction should register for the section with instruction mode "Hybrid or Blended".

Online with Required In-Person Component
Instruction mode "Hybrid or Blended" in course schedule. The course is a hybrid format that blends online instruction and required in-person activities on campus. Students may be divided into smaller groups for in-person instruction and will be advised by their instructor as to which days to report on campus.

In-Person
Instruction mode "Face-to-Face" in course schedule. The course is taught entirely in-person.

Spring 2021 Courses

VAS 351C
Art Materials, Techniques, and Processes

This course involves the exploration of basic materials, techniques, and processes of art production in elementary through high school classrooms and alternative settings in the community. Students will learn how to guide pupils through meaningful art production in diverse learning environments. The first hour of class will be devoted to discussion of readings and documentaries. The last two hours will be used for art production.

The objectives of this course are that students will:

  • Become knowledgeable about the basic materials, techniques, and processes used in art making in the public schools and alternative settings.
  • Understand the benefits of art as an important subject in the school curriculum and as a means of social engagement.

  • Develop a portfolio for K-12 art instruction or art instruction in alternative settings.

This course will be taught entirely online with the possibility of access to the art education lab. This optional access to the lab will allow students to work on projects in the lab if they wish to. Students will be required to follow all building use guidelines and adhere to lab occupancy restrictions.

Christopher Adejumo
TTH 11–2
Teaching Format →  Online

VAS 376
Independent Study: Visual Art Studies

Individual projects to be completed under faculty supervision.

Requires consent of instructor to register.

Fulfills →  Independent Inquiry flag

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