TAMISCAL HIGH SCHOOL
INDEPENDENT STUDY COURSE AGREEMENT

STUDENT _________________________________________ COURSE 60040: HISTORY OF ART

I.                   Student Learning Outcomes

Students will acquire a common core of knowledge necessary to appreciate and understand past artistic contributions.
Students will gain deeper insights into the role of arts in their society and in the development of culture throughout the world.
Students will expand and refine visual sensibilities, knowledge of the elements and principles of design

II. Activities

Drawing, painting, sculpting, collage
Critiques on work of master artists
Study elements and principles of design

 

III. Resources
Demonstration, individualized instruction, art materials, museums, galleries.

IV. Assessment
For the purposes of evaluation and grading during the course, the following methods may be used: weekly assignments; projects; art work; written reports; presentations; participation; quizzes and exams. Students will be informed of the grading criteria at the beginning of each semester.

V. Duration
The agreement is effective until the end of the current semester.

VI. Progress Monitoring
Progress will be monitored at weekly meetings; therefore, attendance is required. Missed appointments, tests, and assignments will result in partial course credits and may result in required attendance to Supervised Independent Study (SIS).

Grades and credits will be reported at the end of each marking period and at the end of the semester.
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I accept the terms of this agreement



Student __________________________________________ Date Started _________________

Supervising Teacher ________________________________ Date Completed _______________

Other Staff _______________________________________

Parent __________________________________________

Credits Attempted _____________ Credits Earned _______________ Final Grade_____________