Color and Composition

The American University of Rome

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Color and Composition

  • Host University

    The American University of Rome

  • Location

    Rome, Italy

  • Area of Study

    Studio Art

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations


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    Hours & Credits

  • Credits

  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
  • Overview

    This foundation-level, practical course enables students to master the basic vocabulary of the elements and principles of design through a variety of short term, hands-on projects. Students acquire skills in the creation of sophisticated compositions in two dimensions, and work in a variety of media. Special attention is paid to the fundamentals of color theory and its applications. Routine critiques of works in progress and finished works will be conducted.
    3 credit hours. Students are required to purchase their own material needed for the course

Course Disclaimer

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Availability of courses is based on enrollment numbers. All students should seek pre-approval for alternate courses in the event of last minute class cancellations


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