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Studio Art, BA/BS/BFA - Illustration Emphasis

Student Outcomes

Assessment of Student Outcomes

Outcome ILLUST:A Problem Solving

Graduates of Studio Art with an emphasis in Illustration will be able to design and evaluate strategies to answer open-ended questions.
Objective 1 Students in ART 281 Intro to Illustration will create finished illustrations that solve client-based problems in specific illustration areas (advertising, editorial, story) based on idea generation techniques.

Measure 1

2018 Status
Achieved
The free writing and word tree activity went well – some had to be reminded to not evaluate during the brainstorming portion, but overall I saw progressing skills in this area.

Outcome ILLUST:B Information Literacy

Graduates of Studio Art with an emphasis in Illustration will be able to identify, access, evaluate, and synthesize multiple forms of information.
Objective 1 Students in ART 381 Intermediate Illustration I will demonstrate their knowledge and ability to create and save files in appropriate output formats.

Outcome ILLUST:C Oral Communication

Graduates of Studio Art with an emphasis in Illustration will be able to effectively communicate verbally with a public audience across a variety of contexts.
Objective 1 Students in ART 382 Intermediate Illustration II will able to develop a presentation of their stories to the standards of the pitch process.

Outcome ILLUST:D Integration

Graduates of Studio Art with an emphasis in Illustration will be able to synthesize and apply knowledge, experience, and multiple perspectives to new, complex situations.
Objective 1 Students in ART 413 Portfolio will develop and refine their professional portfolio.

Outcome ILLUST:E Written Communication

Graduates of Studio Art with an emphasis in Illustration will be able to write effectively for multiple purposes and audiences.
Objective 1 Students in ART 482 Advanced Illustration I will be able to create professional quality written and oral proposals, and formal presentations of final artwork.

Outcome ILLUST:F Problem Solving

Graduates of Studio Art with an emphasis in Illustration will be able to design and evaluate strategies to answer open-ended questions.
Objective 1 Students in ART 483 Advanced Illustration II will explore and assess alternate avenues to display or market their work in traditional and non-traditional arenas.