Taubman College

Course List

Term Fall 2011
Class ARCH 218
Class Title Visual Studies
Description This studio course provides an introduction to the elements, principles, and techniques that underlie and inform the analysis, creation, and evaluation of visual organizations and are crucial to the process and product of form- making. The course consists of: 1. An overview of selected topics pertaining to the perception of visual organizations. 2. The study of visual organizations entailing point, linear, two-, and three-dimensional elements or combinations thereof. 3. The study of color and its influence on visual organizations. A variety of studio exercises are used to apply the knowledge and skills acquired throughout the term.
Prereq none
Crosslist none
Required No
Elective No
Selective No
Meets M, W 2:00-5:00pm B100 MLB
Credits 3
Faculty Dawn Gilpin
Syllabus Arch218.pdf