FINA 1120: Introduction to Drawing I

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Course Format Lecture 1.0 h + Seminar 0.0 h + Lab. 3.0 h
Credits 3.0

Course Description

Students are introduced to basic observation and drawing techniques with an emphasis on perceptual skills. Students develop confidence with a variety of drawing materials through the exploration of still life, figure drawing with models, and perception of the world around them. Studio sessions include group critiques of student assignments and studio time to apply techniques learned.

Registration in this course is restricted to students admitted to the Diploma in Fine Arts.

Prerequisite(s): One of the following: LET with a minimum Level 3; LPI with a minimum 26 on the essay and one of 5 in English usage, 5 in sentence structure, or 10 in reading comprehension; a minimum 70% in one of English Studies 12, Literary Studies 12, or English First Peoples 12; a university-level English or Communications course for which Langara awards transfer credit, with a minimum "C-" grade; or a minimum "C" grade in ENGL 1120, or an "S" grade in one of ENGL 1107, 1108, or 1110.

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