ERIC Number: ED097456
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1973-Apr
Reference Count: N/A
Color; Commercial and Advertising Art--Basic: 9183.04.
Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.
The course outline has been prepared as a meaningful and practical approach to color. Mastery of Sppeedball Pen Lettering is a prerequisite for entry into the course. The purpose of the course is to teach the student the practices, techniques, and technology necessary to acquire an understanding of the color phenomenon. Consisting of 45 clock hours of instruction, the course is organized into eight blocks: (1) nature of color, (2) making a color wheel, (3) dimensions of color, (4) neutral colors, (5) black and white, (6) color schemes, (7) emotional influences of color--scientific and (8) color vocabulary, followed by a post-test. The student learns to recognize the criteria used in judging and selecting color, as used in the home, personal dress, and most specifically in the field of advertising and commercial art. A bibliography of basic references and a sample post-test conclude the course description. (MW)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.