Department of Art Student Learning Outcomes

Gonzaga University
College of Arts and Sciences
Department of Art
Degree: B.A. in Art

The Art major will:

  • Effectively discuss and demonstrate the visual elements and principles of organization in design theory.
  • Demonstrate successful use of traditional basic drawing techniques.
  • Demonstrate competency in the proper use of studio equipment.
  • Be fully aware of safe use of all departmental chemistry, in ceramics, printmaking, and painting.
  • Fully discuss and demonstrate all of the traditional forming methods common to ceramics.
  • Fully demonstrate one or more techniques common to the printmaker’s art.
  • Be able to discuss and demonstrate the techniques of oil painting.
  • Be able to discuss and demonstrate the traditional, Western techniques of both linear and atmospheric perspective.
  • Show a competent, fundamental understanding of art history from prehistory to the present day.
  • Produce a competent body of work in one or more studio areas.

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