Students who complete the program in Art Education with concentrations in Visual Arts and Graphic Design will be able to:
Produce original, contemporary works of art (visual art or graphic design) using the art elements and design principles, demonstrating current skills and techniques in selected art media and technologies.
Write and speak about artists and visual art forms from the history of Western and Non-Western art.
Use the elements of art and principles of design to analyze their own artwork.
Formulate sequential art curriculum units for use in 7-12 school art programs, using the California Visual and Performing Arts Art Standards.
Articulate their own philosophy of art education for K-12 grade levels.