Course Description

Introduction to Drawing, ART 20L

Please contact the instructor for approval prior to enrolling in the course after the first week of instruction.

Grant Whipple: gwhipple@ucsc.edu

Drawing course using traditional media taught online through demonstration videos, digital submissions, and small-group critiques. Introduces the basics of observational drawing in a progression designed to develop and build skills in sighting, measuring, value, and rendering. Familiarity with Canvas, access to a digital camera, and purchase of art supplies are required. Assumes 30 hours per week of coursework.

Key Information

Credit: 5 quarter units / 3.33 semester units credit
UC Santa Cruz, Art

Course Credit:

Upon successful completion, all online courses offered through cross-enrollment provide UC unit credit. Some courses are approved for GE, major preparation and/or, major credit or can be used as a substitute for a course at your campus.

If "unit credit" is listed by your campus, consult your department, academic adviser or Student Affairs division to inquire about the petition process for more than unit credit for the course.

UC Berkeley:
Unit Credit

UC Davis:
General Education: AH, VL.

UC Irvine:
Unit Credit

UC Los Angeles:
Unit Credit

UC Merced:
Unit Credit

UC Riverside:
General Education: ART Elective units

UC San Diego:
General Education: ERC fine arts; TMC 1 course toward lower division disciplinary breadth if noncontiguous to major; Warren - May be used depending on major/PofC, Sixth - 5 units towards Art Making

UC San Francisco:
Unit Credit

UC Santa Barbara:
Unit Credit

UC Santa Cruz:
General Education: PR-C (Practice): Creative Process

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Grant Whipple
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