Studio Art Departmental Learning Goals

Goal #1: Acquisition and comprehension of content knowledge

Outcomes: Competency in the field will be demonstrated by the student’s ability to:

  • explore and employ a variety of materials and media to produce well executed works of art;
  • approach the technical, emotional, and intellectual perspective of study;
  • demonstrate proficiency in at least one discipline and practice skills necessary to show improvement;
  • be aware of audience.

Goal #2: Attainment of skills: written & oral communication, critical & creative thinking, analysis & synthesis, and appropriate use of media

Outcomes: Competency in the field will be demonstrated by the student’s ability to:

  • identify and define concepts and terminology;
  • apply and relate historical/cultural/aesthetic traditions to their artwork;
  • solve complex problems using critical & creative thinking and originality;
  • analyze, synthesize, validate, evaluate and revise their own artwork as well as that of their peers.