Course Information: General Drawing and Painting - Short Course


About this course

Course code
320585
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Explore a variety of subject matter through the use of various techniques and media (pencil, oils, watercolour, charcoal, acrylics, etc) while developing your observational skills.

Dates and times

From 08 Jan 2018 to 21 May 2018
Mon 10:00-12:30
for 15 weeks

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08 Jan 2018
10:00 to 12:30
15 Jan 2018
10:00 to 12:30
22 Jan 2018
10:00 to 12:30
29 Jan 2018
10:00 to 12:30
05 Feb 2018
10:00 to 12:30
19 Feb 2018
10:00 to 12:30
26 Feb 2018
10:00 to 12:30
05 Mar 2018
10:00 to 12:30
12 Mar 2018
10:00 to 12:30
19 Mar 2018
10:00 to 12:30
16 Apr 2018
10:00 to 12:30
23 Apr 2018
10:00 to 12:30
30 Apr 2018
10:00 to 12:30
14 May 2018
10:00 to 12:30
21 May 2018
10:00 to 12:30

Location

Kentwood
Kentwood Centre
Kingsdale Road
London
SE20 7PR


with Gail Murray

Fees and concessions information

The full (undiscounted) fee for this course is 199 , the concession rate is 159. Please note that concession rates are subject to proof of eligibility. For more details please see our Terms and conditions

Fees payable for online enrolment

  • 199.00 (course fee)

Description

Explore a variety of subject matter through the use of various techniques and media (pencil, oils, watercolour, charcoal, acrylics, etc) whilst developing your observational skills.

What can students expect?

Cover a variety of media and different techniques to improve drawing and painting skills. Work with a wide range of subjects including still life, portraits and landscapes.

Objectives will be set by mutual agreement between tutor and students and there will be opportunities for you to develop specific areas according to ability. Beginners will follow a programme of exercises, closely monitored by the tutor; while more experienced students will build on their previous experience to extend their expertise and improve weaknesses identified at the beginning of the course. By the end of the programme, all learners will have consolidated their skills and will be better able to express their individuality in their artworks.

Late starters allowed?

Yes, subject to tutor's agreement. Please contact the subject coordinator, if you wish to join a course that is already running.

Literacy, Language and Numeracy skills required

You will need to be able to understand both written and verbal instructions and information in English. The tutor will explain any specialist terms used.

Entry Requirements

This is an all levels course.

Assessment Method

This is a non-accredited course. You will be assessed informally by your tutor during classroom activities. There will be regular opportunities to review your progress.

Language of Instruction

English

Language of Assessment

English

External qualification?

No.

Previous experience required?

This is an all levels course.

What is the progression route?

To other painting and drawing courses within BAEC and at other colleges.

Are there any extra costs?

The cost of drawing and painting tools, paints and paper are not included in the cost of the course. Tutor will advise at the first session.

Are there any set books?

Tutor will advise.

Work set between sessions?

In order to fully benefit from this course, it is advisable to practise the skills learnt between sessions.

Equipment Required

Please bring any painting and drawing tools, paints and paper you may have. Wear old clothes or bring an overall.

Teaching method/style?

A mixture of demonstration, group and one-to-one tutorials, questions and answers.