[THDA 122] Elements of Design
The purpose of this course is to develop visual literacy. Students explore the role of design as a part of the production process. Study of the elements and principles of design are emphasized and examined as they apply to scenic, lighting, and costume design. The course covers both two- and three-dimensional design, basic presentation and visual communication skills, research, and project analysis/organization. Course projects include 2-D & 3-D techniques, including collage, model building, sculpting, drawing, and painting. Students are required to furnish art supplies and materials.
Elements of Design