Student sitting on floor looking at artwork

Program Learning Outcomes

Students who complete courses in Art will

Develop Visual Literacy (looking at/thinking about art)

  • Explain the relationship between form, content, and meaning in works of art
  • Develop formal language for writing and speaking about art
  • Research cultural, historical, and contemporary images and texts
  • Critically analyze images, objects, and spaces
  • Apply elements and principles of design effectively

Knowledge of Materials and Methods (Making Art)

  • Demonstrate proficiency with tools and processes in one or more media
  • Investigate, experiment, and manipulate one or more media in the realization of work
  • Create a portfolio for transfer or other applications

Source: 2018 Art Annual Update submission


Contact Information

Arts, Communication, and Hospitality Division Office
McAninch Arts Center (MAC), Room 219
(630) 942-2048