Art II

Course Number: 601; G Block 601g

Open To:
Grades 9-12

Course Length:
Semester; 5 Units

UC/CSU Approved: Visual & Performing Arts “F” requirement. Satisfies one semester of the VAPA graduation requirement.

Course Description:
This course builds on the knowledge learned in Art I and continues a more advanced exploration of all the fundamental art components (perceptual, creative, historical, and analytical). This is a studio art class working on drawing skills in a variety of media, introducing some painting skills and 3-D media. Each student is required to do work outside of class, including sketchbook drawings, from direct observation as well as a written critical analysis paper of professional or museum artwork viewed in person.

Textbook/Class Resources:

  • Sketchbook

Level of Difficulty:
  Very Difficult

Estimated Homework Per Class:
30 minutes
30-60 minutes
60-90 minutes

Art I