ART 245 : Art for the Child

This course is intended primarily for those planning to work with children. Emphasis is on the nature of artistic expression and how to provide an atmosphere that encourages growth, creativity and imagination. Practical studio experiences using art materials to make crayon resists, collages, puppets, paper mache, printmaking techniques and other projects will be taught. Students will examine the developmental patterns of children at various age levels through short readings and films. Three class hours per week. Instructional Support Fee applies.