Syllabus Art Appreciation
Syllabus: Art Appreciation
Instructor:  C. French

Contact: cheryl_french@ecboe.org

Course Description: Art Appreciation is an introductory level visual arts class that may fulfill an Elective credit for any student interested in the Arts.  

Course Objectives: The student will be be introduced to many different styles of artwork and artists, as well as criticism and aesthetics, and understand reasons for the development of certain art forms, including the influences of politics, religions and world events.  

Textbooks:  A variety of textbooks will be used in the classroom, according to topic being covered.  All textbooks will remain in the art classroom.

Fees: There is a $10 fee for this class which covers bulk purchase supplies for some small projects.  

Supplies:  Your supplies must be brought to class every day.  All supplies that are property of the Southside High School Art Department must be used in the correct manner and with respect.  Any intentional misuse of supplies will be dealt with as a discipline issue.  
You will need: 
               3-ring binder with plenty of paper
               Black pen and pencil
               Glue stick or rubber cement

Class Rules
1: Respect yourself and others
2: Stay focused on your work
3: Be on time and prepared to work
4: Mature behavior is expected
5: Use, clean and store supplies appropriately

The Southside High School and Etowah County Board of Education Codes of Conduct will be followed.  These rules apply at all times, even in the event of a substitute or off-campus events that might be attended. 

Phone UsePhones will be used ONLY when I choose and ONLY for class-related work.  At ALL other times phones will be put away upon entering the classroom.   When technology is required, Chromebooks will be brought in for student use.