ART FOUNDATIONS (0.5 Credit Available)

Must be completed in order.

Unit Code Unit Name Unit Description Credit(s) Fulfills
BAF000001 Unit 1: Elements of Art I Elements of Art #1 focuses on the elements of line, shape, and space. Additionally, students are introduced to aesthetics and criticism and important systems used in analyzing art. Art history and contemporary art are also explored through writing and art making. 0.125 or 1/8th The Arts
BAF000002 Unit 2: Elements of Art II Elements of Art #2 focuses on the elements of value, texture, form, and color. Students study art criticism in depth and continue to explore art history and contemporary art through writing and art making. 0.125 or 1/8th The Arts
BAF000003 Unit 3: Principles of Design I Principles of Design #1 focuses on the principles of balance, rhythm, movement, and proportion. Students study aesthetics in depth and continue to explore art history and contemporary art through writing and art making. 0.125 or 1/8th The Arts
BAF000004 Unit 4: Principles of Design II Principles of Design #2 focuses on the principles of pattern, emphasis, variety, and unity. Aesthetics and criticism are further developed through in-depth analysis. Art history and contemporary art is also a focus. Finally, students explore careers in art. 0.125 or 1/8th The Arts