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Course Equivalents

Course Equivalents for ARTS 106 at Metropolitan State University in Fall 2021 (Aug - Dec)



While all courses listed as equivalents below are transferable, they are not necessarily equivalent in both directions. The courses below transfer TO the college or university shown above. To see how courses from your home college or university transfer to other participating colleges or universities, you can search Transferology.

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Anoka-Ramsey Community College

ART 1141 - Foundation Drawing I - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
(MnTC Goal 6) The course introduces the fundamental principles of drawing, including an emphasis on basic drawing technique and live observation. The class covers a range of approaches to drawing, from traditional realism to abstraction. The class addresses the creative energy of the student and teaches drawing as a positive and lifelong creative outlet. Drawing is an essential skill required for working in all art forms both 2D and 3D. A course fee is required and additional costs may be incurred based on individual student need. See course notes or contact the instructor for additional information. Students should be prepared to work in the studio outside of class during the semester.
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Central Lakes College

ARTS 1458 - Drawing - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
This course is an introduction to traditional drawing techniques and concepts. Emphasis is places on direct observation, developing pictorial space and drawing concepts, practiced with traditional materials. This is a basic course designed to provide a drawing foundation for all studio art courses, and is recommended as an introduction to the art field and creative process for all students. MnTC Goal 6
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Century College

ART 1041 - Foundation Drawing 1 (Online) - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
This course introduces students to fundamental drawing strategies. Projects emphasize direct observation of nature, still life, and the human form. Assignments are designed to improve drawing skills, engage creative problem-solving, as well as broaden students' knowledge of the cultural/historical relevance of drawing.
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Fond du Lac Tribal and Community College

ART 1010 - Drawing - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
This course presents the fundamentals of representative freehand drawing with emphasis on expression and organization.
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Hibbing Community College

ART 1050 - Drawing 1 - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
Drawing 1 introduces students to traditional and contemporary drawing methods, concepts of visual form, and techniques through structured experiences. Aesthetics, emphasis on expression, organization, and development of perceptual skills are parts of this course. This course in intended for art majors as well as a general audience. MNTC Goal Areas: (6) Humanities and Fine Arts
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Inver Hills Community College

ART 1114 - Foundation Drawing I - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
Introduces basic drawing skills emphasizing direct observation. A variety of media and papers are explored as the student engages in studio drawing, critical evaluation of aesthetics, critique sessions, slide lectures. Gallery and museum visits may be included in this course. Lab fee.
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Itasca Community College

ART 1202 - Drawing - 3 credits
Critical Thinking (02)
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
This is an introductory drawing class in which students will develop perceptual skills, use a variety of drawing media and approaches and explore the history, functions and purposes of drawing. This course meets MTC areas 2 and 6. Prerequisite(s): None
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Mesabi Range College

ART 1531 - Drawing - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
This course provides the fundamentals of representative freehand drawing with emphasis on expression and organization. There is experimentation with materials and techniques and development of perceptual skills. This course is intended for Art majors or a general audience.
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Minneapolis Community and Technical College

ARTS 1121 - Foundation Drawing 1 - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
Foundation Drawing 1 is an introduction to the basic drawing principles of line, perspective, composition and value. Demonstrations, slides and studio sessions teach you to respond critically to art, as well as to apply aesthetic principles to your own and others' drawings. You will spend six to eight hours a week outside of class doing studio work.
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Minnesota State University Moorhead

ART 101 - Foundation Drawing I - 4 credits
Introduction to visual elements through various drawing media, emphasizing accurate observation of still-life, nature and the figure.
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Minnesota State University, Mankato

ART 210 - Drawing - 3 credits

Continued exploration of drawing techniques and concepts.
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Minnesota West Community and Technical College

ART 1101 - Beginning Drawing - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
Beginning Drawing introduces a wide range of basic drawing approaches and materials. Students will experiment with traditional and contemporary styles to complete tasks in perspective and composition
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Normandale Community College

ART 1121 - Foundation Drawing 1 - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
Introduction to concepts, materials, and methods of drawing. Emphasis on visual elements and principles of design using various drawing media. Development of critique and related vocabulary.
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North Hennepin Community College

ART 1401 - Drawing I - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
This course introduces basic drawing concepts such as line, value, gesture, proportion, composition, and space; and techniques using traditional and contemporary drawing media. A variety of subjects from still life, architectural forms, nature and the human figure are used as inspiration for the student's drawings. Students will also be introduced to the art of important artists who have used drawing successfully in their work.
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Northland Community and Technical College

ARTS 1111 - Basic Drawing I - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
(Fulfills MNTC Area: 6) Basic Drawing I introduces students to the basic techniques and traditions of drawing. Students are exposed to the work of artists, draftsmen, and illustrators, and are subsequently guided through a wide variety of drawing experiences and applications. Prerequisites: None
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Ridgewater College

ART 1400 - Drawing I - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
This is an introductory course in the elements of the art of drawing. The student will examine and experiment with traditional and contemporary media and techniques. Elements of two-dimensional composition, intense observation, creative problem solving and development of a personal approach to drawing will be emphasized. MnTC Goal: 6
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Riverland Community College

ARTS 1112 - Drawing I - 3 credits
Critical Thinking (02)
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
This course is designed for the beginning drawing student and provides a fundamental experience with drawing materials and tools in the context of drawing practices. Observational drawing will be stressed. Additionally, students will work from imagination, master drawings and photographic sources. Studio problems include exercises in the manipulation, organization, and control of the visual elements and principles of design. This course concludes with a beginning experience in drawing with color media. MnTC (Goals 6/HU and 2/CT); (3 Cr - 1 lect, 2 studio)
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Rochester Community and Technical College

ART 1134 - Drawing I - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
This studio art course covers the basic ideas, methods, and materials of drawing as a means of expression in the visual arts. Working primarily from observation students will explore the basic problem of representing form and space on a two-dimensional surface. Students will engage in the creative process using traditional and contemporary methods. An informed and critical response to class work will be fostered. Aesthetic judgements and a visual vocabulary are developed in a format of regular critical analysis. (Prerequisites: None).
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Saint Paul College

ARTS 1730 - Drawing 1 - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
This course will focus on techniques and strategies for improving observational drawing abilities. Through hands-on drawing exercises, students will learn to depict the world around them and the human form with greater accuracy. (MnTC: Goal 6) 3C/1/2/0
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Southwest Minnesota State University

ART 320 - Drawing - 4 credits
An introduction to a wide range of basic drawing approaches and materials. This course is designed to develop the quality of students' drawings. Students will explore how formal elements, techniques, and materials combine with cognitive meaning. Advanced students will focus on self-directed projects and the development of significant content.
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St. Cloud State University

ART 101 - Foundation Drawing I: Observation - 3 credits
Humanities/Fine Arts (06)
Basic drawing skills, materials and techniques with emphasis on perceptual acuity and visual elements. Title: Foundation Drawing I: Observation
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Winona State University

ART 118 - Foundational Drawing - 3 credits

An examination of fundamental concepts in the art of drawing, while students acquire basic studio skills. This course develops visual perception, aesthetic judgment, and sound studio practice. May include work from the nude model. Offered each semester.
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