Studio 1,2, Advanced and AP

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Studio Classes

Studio Art 1 A/B
0.5 credit per semester
Students continue their study of art, applying their knowledge of media, tools, techniques, the elements of art and principles of design to original artwork. Many art forms are studied, including drawing, painting, printmaking, and sculpture. Students study art from other cultures, regions, and time periods, and how both historical and contemporary artwork is used to inspire original work. Career information is provided.
Prerequisite: Drawing and Design A/B OR Foundations of Art A/B or 0.5 credit in Foundations of Art and 0.5 credit in another art elective
Grade Level: 10 - 11 - 12

Studio Art 2 A/B
0.5 credit per semester
Students continue building a portfolio of artwork and an art journal. Personal style emerges through the selection of media, subject matter and art forms used to solve visual problems. Reading assignments, group critiques, and visuals are used to help students develop an aesthetic vocabulary and an appreciation for art as an expression of human experience. 
Prerequisite: Studio Art 1 A/B
Grade Level: 11 - 12

Advanced Studio A/B
0.5 credit per semester
This course provides continued, rigorous and advanced study in a specific art form; outcomes are based on previous coursework. Students participate in individualized critiques of their own work, and show evidence of a completed special project. May be repeated for credit.
Prerequisite: All credits specific to the art form, a minimum of 1 credit is required
Grade Level: 10 - 11 - 12
Unlimited repeats for subject credit

Studio Art 2-D, Advanced Placement
0.5 credit per semester
This individualized program focuses on art projects that demonstrate the competencies expected of Advanced Placement art applicants, as identified by the College Board. Students assemble portfolios to meet the submission requirements for the AP Exam. This course may be repeated once for credit.
Prerequisite: Foundations of Art A/B or Drawing and Design A/B, and Studio Art 1 A/B
Grade Level: 10 - 11 - 12
Unlimited repeats for subject credit