Discover Art (for people with learning difficulties)

Course Dates: 24/09/21 - 08/07/22
Time: 10:30 - 12:30
Location: KS - Keeley Street
This is a foundation course for students with an ability in art. In the art studio you will explore a range of art materials and equipment. There will be group projects on selected themes.
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Full fee £149.00 Senior fee £149.00 Concession £149.00

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Course Code: SD116

Full Fri, day, 24 Sep - 08 Jul '22

Duration: 30 sessions (over 42 weeks)

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What is the course about?

The course will introduce students to art studio practice, learning to use a wide range of art materials and techniques, selecting subject matter for drawing and painting, participate in group projects.

What will we cover?

Basic drawing and painting techniques
Collage and mixed media
Group projects on selected themes
Good studio practice.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

Experiment with a wide range of art materials
Choose subject matter for drawing and painting
Participate in group projects
Share your work with others
Give and receive feedback on your work and other students.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

The course is for students with learning disabilities who have an ability and interest in developing their art skills.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

- Group discussion
- Group projects
- 1-1 tuition
- Practical exercises
- Tutor demonstration.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?


When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Progression to Art Workshop.

Advice on courses for people with learning disabilities and additional support for other City Lit courses is available on Tuesday 12.30-1.30 by appointment only. Please call 020 7492 2586 or email to book an appointment.

We’re sorry. We don’t have a bio ready for the tutor of this class at the moment, but we’re working on it! Watch this space.