Exploring Art, Artists and Movement

Ref: C3671570

Each week we will look at important different artist and their work. We shall do this by teacher led reading, group discussion and debate, looking at paintings, photo – copied material. We will look at their influence on culture and society. Some preparatory study might enhance the lessons. There might be some study of paintings in the art gallery.

Course aim

The course is to increase an awareness of artists work and a comprehension of artistic processes. To try to encourage pupils to be able to comprehend artistic ideas. Also something of artists's lives.

Do I need any particular skills or experience?

  • This course is for beginners

By the end of the course I should be able to:

  • identify leading artists work
  • Understand artistic ideas
  • Be able to explain artistic concepts to a limited degree

How will I be taught?

  • Some preparatory reading would be advantageous.

What kind of feedback can I expect?

  • A range of informal activities will be used by the tutor to see what you are learning which may include quizzes, question and answer, small projects and discussion
  • You will be encouraged to share your work with the group and discuss your learning
  • You will be encouraged to consider other students work and give your opinions and suggestions

What else do I need to know?

  • nothing at this stage

Pre-course work, reading and information sources

  • some reading would be useful

What can I do next?

  • Maybe opportunities to enhance understanding.

Download full course outline

Exploring Art, Artists and Movement Course Outline

Enrolment Conditions

You can enrol online if you meet all of the following requirements:

  • are paying the standard fee or are on any of the qualifying benefits
  • are paying with a credit/debit card or are not paying a fee because of a qualifying benefit
  • have a valid email address
  • have been resident in the UK, EU or EEA for the last 3 years
  • are aged 19 years or older on 1st September 2017
  • have read and accept the standard terms and conditions
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