2020 - 2021 Dallas College Catalog

2020 - 2021 Catalog
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Course Number: ARTT 1141 (1 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): ECC, RLC
(Single-Course Delivery for ECC. Single-Course Delivery courses do not qualify for Financial Aid at this campus.)

Course Title: Creative Drawing

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Introduction to original and creative drawing using graphite and carbon pencils to draw a variety of still-life displays creating form, shape, and three dimensional views using shading, value range, depth, proportion, and various art materials. Development of layout skills; hand/eye coordination; and accurate observation of shape, texture, and tone. (1 Lec., 1 Lab.)


Course Number: ARTT 1201 (2 Credit Hours)
Listed by Campus(es): ECC, RLC
(Single-Course Delivery for ECC. Single-Course Delivery courses do not qualify for Financial Aid at this campus.)

Course Title: Conceptual Figure Drawing

This is a WECM Course Number.
Course Description: Introduction to the techniques of drawing the human figure with emphasis on gesture and contour technique. Topics include structure of the human form in relation to drawing body proportions; bone and muscle structure of the human form and the bone and muscle components of human hands and other appendages. (1 Lec., 3 Lab.)



ACGM (Lower-Division Academic Course Guide Manual) Courses

Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board for general academic transfer among community, state, and technical colleges in Texas; and state public four-year colleges and universities as freshman and sophomore general education courses.


WECM (Workforce Education Course Manual) Courses

Designated by the Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board as workforce education (technical) courses offered for credit and CEUs (Continuing Education Units). While these courses are designed to transfer among state community colleges, they are not designed to automatically transfer to public four-year colleges and universities.