goal of this course is to introduce you to the world of computer art and give
you the knowledge and opportunity to create art using the tool of the computer.
You will learn and use basic to complex design and composition techniques
along with the processes of several art computer programs.
Here you will delve into the world of Graphic Design and push the medium
to its limits to create original art and artistic solutions to problems or jobs
that are proposed to you. Ultimately
you will be able to use what you learn to create visuals that will enhance any
communication media, from the graphic for a web site to a physical piece of
artwork that could hang in a museum.
All in school assignments will be done in this computer lab with the equipment
provided. We have the capability to
print in color, create web sites to publish work, and publish hardcopy products
to present as portfolio pieces. You
may be asked to create some work outside of class, but this will be done in a
Respect each other, myself, and the equipment. Misuse or misbehavior will be answered with
negative effects on classroom participation grades and will result in the
following process (if behavior improves the actualization of the list will not
Written warning/ phone call to home
after school detention
suspension of computer privileges.
You will be handed over to the proper
lates is a cut. One cut equals a
zero for all work due or done on that day and you will be written up to your
administrator for detention or worse.
Small blank pages sketchbook
All assignments must be completed by due date.
Proper conduct in classroom and on general school
GRADING: All assignments, projects, etc. will be given a point value.
To figure out your average add up your total point received and divide by the
total points available.
Classroom and Critique Participation
Daily assignments, sketchbook assignments/notes
graded on three levels:
Fulfilling assignment requirements
Mid- Term and Final Projects
Final Portfolio of all of your semester work