Visual Dynamics I

Mahidol University

Course Description

  • Course Name

    Visual Dynamics I

  • Host University

    Mahidol University

  • Location

    Bangkok, Thailand

  • Area of Study

    Art, Visual Arts

  • Language Level

    Taught In English

  • Course Level Recommendations

    Lower

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    Hours & Credits

  • Host University Units

    4
  • Recommended U.S. Semester Credits
    3
  • Recommended U.S. Quarter Units
    0
  • Overview

    Course Description:

    A further exploration of two-dimensional design elements and principles, with a focus on color. The study of color theories in conjunction with studio problems allows the student to investigate the physical, perceptual, psychological, and organizational properties of color. 9.

    Course Objectives:

    • Use and evaluate color with an understanding of its organizational properties and expressive possibilities.
    • Research a variety of contemporary and historical influences and incorporate them into their own work.
    • Use color and design terminology effectively while communicating visual ideas in discussion, critical analysis, and critiques.
    • Competently handle media and techniques important to upper level courses and design careers.
    • Present two-dimensional work professionally

    Teaching Methods:

    • Lecture
    • Demonstation
    • In-Class Exercises
    • Self-Study
    • Critiques

    Instructional Media:

    • Presentation of Images
    • Handouts

    Evaluation and Assessment of Student Achievement:

    • The ability to use and evaluate color with an understanding of its organizational properties and expressive possibilities.
    • The ability to research a variety of contemporary and historical influences and incorporate them into their own work.
    • The understanding of color and design terminology while communicating visual ideas in discussion, critical analysis, and critiques.
    • Skills in handling media and techniques important to upper level courses and design careers.
    • The ability to present two-dimensional work professionally.

Course Disclaimer

Courses and course hours of instruction are subject to change.

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Credits earned vary according to the policies of the students' home institutions. According to ISA policy and possible visa requirements, students must maintain full-time enrollment status, as determined by their home institutions, for the duration of the program.

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