Drawing & Painting Minor 2015/2016

A minor in Drawing & Painting allows students to develop a range of skills in the context of ongoing dialogues with the traditions and histories of drawing and painting, and with contemporary art. Students will gain skills in observational drawing and painting, digital applications to drawing and painting, and acquire a knowledge of materials and processes needed for creative problem solving.

NOTE: A prerequisite to entering into the required course DRPT 2016 is GART 1004 plus one painting course in First Year.
 
Prerequisite: DRPT 1003 Painting I AND DRPT 1004 Painting II (OR DRPT 1001 Introduction to Painting) and 2.0 credits of first-year studio and 1.0 credit of first-year liberal studies, (must include one of the Essay and the Argument courses ENGL 1003 or ENGL 1004, formerly LBST 1B11, LBST 1B12 or LBST 1B13)
OR
GART 1001, one of GART 1015, GART 1B44 (no new code), GART 1029, DRPT 2001, DRPT 2002, DRPT 2010 and 2.0 credits of first-year studio and 1.0 credit of first-year liberal studies, (must include one of the Essay and the Argument courses ENGL 1003 or ENGL 1004, formerly LBST 1B11, LBST 1B12 or LBST 1B13)
 
Alternately:
Prerequisite: DRPT 1003 Painting I AND DRPT 1004 Painting II (OR DRPT 1001 Introduction to Painting) OR GART 1004 and one of GART 1015, GART 1B44 (no new code), GART 1029, DRPT 2001, DRPT 2002, DRPT 2010 AND 2.0 credits of first-year studio and 1.0 credit of first-year liberal studies (including one of ENGL 1003, ENGL 1004, LBST 1B11, LBST 1B12 or LBST 1B13)

Course Code Course Title 
Credit

DRPT 2016
Painting Studio*
1.0
*Please note this course has a first year prerequisite. Please contact the Faculty of Art office to discuss your eligibility.
Choose one of the following courses: 0.5
DRPT 2002 Abstract Painting
DRPT 2003 Drawing Workshop  
DRPT 2006 Figurative Drawing
DRPT 2008
Issues of Representation  
DRPT 2011
Materials and Processes
 
DRPT 2015
Painting & Digital Imaging 1  
Choose one of the following Studio/Seminar courses: 0.5     
DRPT 3004
Landscape to the Environment
 
DRPT 3011 The Convincing Picture
 
DRPT 3012
Rethinking Abstraction from an Indigenous Perspective
 
DRPT 3013
Beyond Pictorial Conventions
 
DRPT 3014
Meta-Figure: The Body in Paint
 
3000 or 4000 Level
DRPT courses*
 1.0     
Total
3.0

*With the approval of an Associate Dean, 0.5 credit of the 3000/4000 level DRPT courses may be replaced by 0.5 credit Self-Directed Study.