This course is designed to introduce or consolidate the student's core drawing skills and knowledge, covering form drawing, tonal drawing and including an introduction to human anatomy, and various traditional approaches to figure drawing from life.

Content and Structure:

Each lesson has a specific aim and forms part of a progressive development of skills, through life drawing exercises, a simplified introductory écorché course, short and long pose drawings.

Learning Objectives:

At the completion of the course, the student will: *Have developed basic skills and better knowledge of drawing and composition in space; *Understand the integral relationship between the drawing process and the fundamental elements and principles of art; *Analyse and draw a variety of subjects from observation and imagination, and; *When given a problem, determine the strategies that would be necessary to solve it with the help of drawing via experimentation.