ILU200 - Traditional Media II

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Subject Title
Traditional Media II

Subject Description
In this course the student will continue to refine their painting skills. A more focused approach to the portrait and painting the human form will be explored. Specific projects will refine their skills learned in the first semester.

Pre-requisite: ILU100

Credit Status
Independent Illustration Diploma

Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this subject the student will be able to:

1. Successfully analyze the portrait and human form with regards to colour, proportions , plane ,volume , mass
2. Apply advanced compositional principles to the human form in a space using various painting mediums
3. Demonstrate professional attitudes and behaviour when accepting and participating in peer and faculty critiques
4. Use terminology appropriate to communicating formal colour theory and its principles
5. Incorporate visual knowledge of contemporary and historical painters and their interpretation of the human form
6. Select an appropriate painting strategy for a desired effect
7. Generate professional work to display in a personal portfolio

Essential Employability Skills
Communicate clearly, concisely and correctly in the written, spoken and visual form that fulfils the purpose and meets the needs of the audience.

Respond to written, spoken, or visual messages in a manner that ensures effective communication.

Apply a systematic approach to solve problems.

Show respect for diverse opinions, values, belief systems, and contributions of others.

Manage the use of time and other resources to complete projects.

Take responsibility for one's own actions, decisions, and consequences.

Cheating and Plagiarism
Each student should be aware of the College's policy regarding Cheating and Plagiarism. Seneca's Academic Policy will be strictly enforced.

To support academic honesty at Seneca College, all work submitted by students may be reviewed for authenticity and originality, utilizing software tools and third party services. Please visit the Academic Honesty site on for further information regarding cheating and plagiarism policies and procedures.

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Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
The College will provide reasonable accommodation to students with disabilities in order to promote academic success. If you require accommodation, contact the Counselling and Disabilities Services Office at ext. 22900 to initiate the process for documenting, assessing and implementing your individual accommodation needs.