This module looks at fundamental compositional terms, the role of purpose in composition, compositional techniques and the application of these to artworks. The rule of 'thirds' is looked at, as well as how to break this rule.
Cost: Individual Modules each R400-00 (done individually, there are no assignments and no crit involved). The Art Practice Basic Short Course includes FIVE modules and TWO assignments. Assignments are not compulsory, but if you want to receive the Certificate of Completion for this Short Course you have to complete it.
Recognition: Certificate of Completion on completion of all 5 modules in this Short Course plus the assignments.
Course Category: Level 01
Target Audience: For art lovers or artists who want to learn more about composition in art; and how to improve their compositional skills.
Course Duration: There is a one-month limit to do the courses after registration. It is difficult to determine how long it will take you to complete the course. The average time to read through the tutorial material is about 3 hours, but it can be longer, depending on how much time you spend on the links. This Module also has an assignment to complete, which takes a variable amount on time.
1.2 CAP Module in Composition
What you will learn:
The design aspects relating to composition, including focal point, rhythm, contrast, movement, unity, balance, pattern.
Compositing in digital contexts.
There is no Assignment for this module.