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    Jun 23, 2024  
2019-20 RACC Student Catalog 
2019-20 RACC Student Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Art, AA

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Communications, Arts and Humanities Division

The Art Transfer Program, AA degree in Art, provides a foundation curriculum that parallels Art curricula at four-year institutions, allowing students to enter a baccalaureate program on the junior level or to gain professional expertise in a chosen area.

Program Competencies

  • Use basic art media (materials) to create artworks using proficient craftsmanship
  • Use the elements of design and color theory in the creation of artworks
  • Demonstrate growth in the creative process using divergent or creative thinking and risk taking, using appropriate materials
  • Recognize that different human experiences and cultures represent different aesthetic, creative processes and points of view                
  • Reflect on, or evaluate either orally or in writing, the creative process and product using self-critique or group critique to synthesize ideas or solutions, connecting ideas in a new way
  • Use Art History, in an oral or written manner, to appreciate art and develop a visual arts vocabulary using emotional and intellectual responses (including reasoned judgment)
  • Create a portfolio of work representing the accumulation of knowledge and expertise gained in studio work
  • Demonstrate preparedness to transfer to a four-year program in art

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