AP 2D Art & Design

This course provides students with an opportunity to enrich their visual literacy by developing a mastery in  concept, composition,  and  execution  of  ideas  while  using  the  visual  elements  and principles in compositional forms. Duringthe first week of school, the course will be outlined to the students by discussing the individual sections of the portfolio ingreat detail. Samples from both the College Board and past students’ work will be presented to the students. Thepresentations will correspond to each section of the portfolio. This course addresses three major points that are pertinent inthe teaching of art: (1) a sense of quality in a student’s work; (2) the student’s concentration on a particular theme; and (3) the  student’s  need  for  breadth  of  experience  in  formal,  technical,  and  expressive  means  by familiarizing studentswith the functions of the visual elements and principles of design. In total, the students will complete a minimum of 25works of art reflecting issues related to

2D Art. 2-D Art includes but is not limited to, drawing, painting, printmaking, graphic design, digital

imaging, illustration, collages and mixed media. AP 2D Studio Art & Design Student Handbook

COMMUNICATION IN MS. GANT CLASS WILL BE VIA DADESCHOOLS ACCOUNT (AJGANT@DADESCHOOLS.NET) AND THE BLOOMZ SOFTWARE. IT IS REQUIRED THAT YOU FOLLOWING THE INSTRUCTIONS FOUND IN THE NEW STUDENT INSTRUCTION SHEET:

Introduction to the Syllabus: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1dIjoQCK6OHxoTCEGxnsfVnYm_9zkKd9m/view?usp=sharing 

Bloomz (REQUIRED) registration: found on YOUR syllabus ( This is a participation grade)


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