Welcome to Drawing & Design 1 

Course #: 6001       Prerequisite: None    Credit: .5     Grade Level: 9 -12


Course Description:

This class will provide students with design opportunities for them to enhance their visual perception and 2-dimensional drawing skills. Students will investigate art in a new way while experimenting with a variety of drawing techniques, surfaces, and materials! They will learn about color, value, perspective, proportion, and historical art movements including graffiti and photorealism. They will also begin to build an online art portfolio to keep a record of their artwork and express their inner artist.


    Grading Breakdown

A   100-93%

C  76-73%

A-  92-90%

C-  72-70%

B+  89-87%

D+  69-66%

B  86-83%

D  65-60%

B-  82-80%

D-  Sufficient learning, but not 60%

C+ 79-77%

F  Insufficient learning and less than 60%



  • How do I contact you?

  • Will I get dirty?

    • You might. It would be a good idea to bring an art shirt or use an apron!

  • Is there extra credit?

    • No, unless I notify you of an opportunity that comes up throughout the semester.laugh