Skagit Valley College

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 Course Title:   HS21+ Fine Arts

 Title Abbreviation:   HS21+ FINE ARTS

 Department:    HSC

 Course #:    50

 Credits:    10

 Variable:     Yes

 IUs:    10

 CIP:    320204

 EPC:    n/a

 REV:    2018

 Course Description  

This course covers topics in fine and/or performing arts in fulfillment of Fine Arts requirements for the HS21+ diploma.


Prerequisite: Completion of HSC 010 or permission.

Additional Course Details

Contact Hours (based on 11 week quarter)

Lecture: 110

Lab: 0

Other: 0

Systems: 0

Clinical: 0

Intent: Distribution Requirement(s) Status:  

Academic N/A  

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Learning Outcomes

After completing this course, the student will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate knowledge and skills in fulfillment of HS21+ diploma Fine Arts requirements.
  2. Demonstrate familiarity with various forms and genres including but not limited to poetry, classic literature, drama, choral, orchestral, band and /or chamber music and various styles of fine arts such as painting, drawing, ceramics and photography. This may also include literature (oral and aural) that represents various cultures.

General Education Learning Values & Outcomes

Revised August 2008 and affects outlines for 2008 year 1 and later.

7. Aesthetics & Creativity

Definition: Interpreting human experience through engagement with creative processes and aesthetic principles.

Outcomes: Students will be able to . . .
7.1 Demonstrate an understanding of the creative process.
7.2 Demonstrate knowledge of aesthetic principles.
7.3 Use knowledge of creative processes and aesthetic principles to understand humans and the world around them.
7.4 Demonstrate an understanding of the role of arts and creative expression in societies.

Course Contents

  1. Topics in visual, performing or language arts.
  2. Cultural art forms.
  3. Art representing diverse backgrounds, life experiences, and abilities.