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Color Theory

Course Number: 923
Subject: Fine Arts
Major/Program of Study: Elective
Course Length: 5 periods/week/semester
Credit: 1 credit (Elective credit)
Dual Enrollment: No
AP Designation: No

This course is designed to focus on color theory and its applications. Areas of focus may include a variety of wet, dry and experimental media from a variety of sources as they gain an insight into both realistic and abstract work. Types of media may include pastels, colored tempera, acrylic, watercolor, printmaking, dyes, and mixed media. Students will examine how color has been used to enhance works of historical and cultural importance. Prerequisites and other notes: Successful completion of Foundations of Art (920).