Art Appreciation – High School

 

COURSE DESCRIPTION: This one-semester course will introduce learners to the various forms of the visual arts, such as painting, sculpture, film, and more. Students will learn how to look at a work of art, identify and compare key characteristics in artworks, and understand the role art has played throughout history. Through hands-on activities, virtual museum tours, discussion, and research, learners will develop an overall appreciation for the art they encounter in their daily lives.

 COURSE OBJECTIVES:

 

PREREQUISITES:  none

 

COURSE LENGTH: One Semester

 

REQUIRED TEXT:  No required textbook for this course.

 

MATERIALS LIST: No required materials for this course.

 

COURSE OUTLINE:

 

Unit I: Orientation

 

Unit II: Introduction

 

Unit III: Technical Aspects of Art

 

Unit IV: 2-D Art

 

Unit V: 3-D Art

 

Unit VI: Architecture and Design

 

Unit VII: Camera Arts