Art 9

Art 9 Course Details

Teacher

Rachel Morris

Prerequisite

It is recommended that students complete Grade 8.

Description

This course consists of eight exciting modules. All students will take Module 1 (Drawing) and Module 6 (Theme and Image) and choose two of the remaining six. The course offers students a firm foundation in drawing and design basics and introduces them to painting, printmaking, crafts, art appreciation, or photography.

Type

print

Credit

0

Delivery

Student-paced
Students can correspond in writing with the course marker through the submission sheets with each assignment.
Students will communicate with the teacher/advisor to get any needed support.

Summary

4 print modules (18 send-in assignments)

Evaluation

100% Coursework

Support

Limited tutorial support by appointment at SIDES, support by course teacher as needed.

Materials

Module 1: Drawing
Audio Tape
Video tape (optional)
Read Me First Guide
Drawing Supply Kit

Module 2: Design
Video tape (optional)
Design Supply Kit

Module 3: Painting with Acrylics
Video tape (optional)
Painting Supply Kit

Module 4: Printmaking
Video tape (optional)

Module 5: Photography
Photography Supply Kit

Module 6: Theme and Image
Theme & Image Supply Kit

Module 7: Art From Many Lands
Art From Many Lands Supply Kit

Module 8: How to Look at Art
How to Look at Art Supply Kit

More Info

All students do Modules 1 and 6

Module 1: Drawing

Section 1: Making a Start

Section 2: Movement

Section 3: Contour Drawing

Section 4: Finishing Touches

Students may choose any two of Modules 2, 3, 4, 5, 7, or 8.

Module 2: Design

Section 1: The Filling of Given Spaces

Section 2: Graphic Design

Section 3: Using What We Know

Section 4: Design in Architecture

Module 3: Painting with Acrylics

Section 1: Getting Started

Section 2: Colour, Composition, and Unity

Section 3: Through Thick and Thin

Section 4: Variations on a Theme

Module 4: Printmaking

Section 1: Planographic Printing

Section 2: Relief Printing Methods

Section 3: Intaglio Methods

Section 4: Stencil Printing

Module 5: Photography

Section 1: About Cameras

Section 2: All About Lighting

Section 3: How to Improve Your Photographs

Section 4: Fun With Your Camera  

All students do Module 6.

Module 6: Theme and Image

Students utilize skills learned throughout the course to explore these four themes, completing four projects from a wide variety of suggestions.

Section 1: Simplification

Section 2: Elaboration

Section 3: Selection

Section 4: Juxtaposition

Outcome

Art 9 Prescribed Learning Outcomes