The Department of Art Education runs the following degree plans:

 


The department offers a range of courses. Below is a description of each course:

 

Contemporary Visual Arts (UE): ARED1001
This course provides a comprehensive introduction to the concept of art, and a survey of the components of modern art. It also familiarizes students with modern artistic trends explaining their major characteristics, motives and significance. The course also familiarizes them with components of the work of art and the role of each component in the language of form. The course provides students with various practices through the use of different means and raw materials particularly those that are environment specific. The aim is to train students to practice different forms of fine arts so as to acquire the language of arts in general.This course provides a comprehensive introduction to the concept of art, and a survey of the components of modern art. It also familiarizes students with modern artistic trends explaining their major characteristics, motives and significance. The course also familiarizes them with components of the work of art and the role of each component in the language of form. The course provides students with various practices through the use of different means and raw materials particularly those that are environment specific. The aim is to train students to practice different forms of fine arts so as to acquire the language of arts in general.

 

Contemporary Visual Arts (UE): ARED1002
This course provides a comprehensive introduction to the concept of art, and a survey of the components of modern art. It also familiarizes students with modern artistic trends explaining their major characteristics, motives and significance. The course also familiarizes them with components of the work of art and the role of each component in the language of form. The course provides students with various practices through the use of different means and raw materials particularly those that are environment specific. The aim is to train students to practice different forms of fine arts so as to acquire the language of arts in general.This course provides a comprehensive introduction to the concept of art, and a survey of the components of modern art. It also familiarizes students with modern artistic trends explaining their major characteristics, motives and significance. The course also familiarizes them with components of the work of art and the role of each component in the language of form. The course provides students with various practices through the use of different means and raw materials particularly those that are environment specific. The aim is to train students to practice different forms of fine arts so as to acquire the language of arts in general.

 

Contemporary Visual Arts (UE): ARED1100
This course provides a comprehensive introduction to the concept of art, and a survey of the components of modern art. It also familiarizes students with modern artistic trends explaining their major characteristics, motives and significance. The course also familiarizes them with components of the work of art and the role of each component in the language of form. The course provides students with various practices through the use of different means and raw materials particularly those that are environment specific. The aim is to train students to practice different forms of fine arts so as to acquire the language of arts in general.This course provides a comprehensive introduction to the concept of art, and a survey of the components of modern art. It also familiarizes students with modern artistic trends explaining their major characteristics, motives and significance. The course also familiarizes them with components of the work of art and the role of each component in the language of form. The course provides students with various practices through the use of different means and raw materials particularly those that are environment specific. The aim is to train students to practice different forms of fine arts so as to acquire the language of arts in general.

 

Contemporary Visual Arts (UE): ARED1110
This course provides a comprehensive introduction to the concept of art, and a survey of the components of modern art. It also familiarizes students with modern artistic trends explaining their major characteristics, motives and significance. The course also familiarizes them with components of the work of art and the role of each component in the language of form. The course provides students with various practices through the use of different means and raw materials particularly those that are environment specific. The aim is to train students to practice different forms of fine arts so as to acquire the language of arts in general.This course provides a comprehensive introduction to the concept of art, and a survey of the components of modern art. It also familiarizes students with modern artistic trends explaining their major characteristics, motives and significance. The course also familiarizes them with components of the work of art and the role of each component in the language of form. The course provides students with various practices through the use of different means and raw materials particularly those that are environment specific. The aim is to train students to practice different forms of fine arts so as to acquire the language of arts in general.

 

Appreciation of Islamic Arts and Arabic (UE): ARED1120
This course represents an introduction to selected models of Islamic art and Arabic orthography employed in buildings, furniture and manuscripts. It also deals with ways of using and employing them in Omani manual popular arts following the development of their patterns and creating contemporary artistic innovations derived from Islamic decorative arts and Arabic orthography.

 

Art Education for Individuals with Special Needs: ARED1130
This course aims to acquaint students with role of art as a medium for individuals with special needs (those with mental, sensory and physical handicaps, and as means for curing the sick. The course also aims at acquainting the students with the role of art with talented individuals who employ it as a means for outperforming and adapting to life.

 

Drawing (1): ARED1210
This course aims to use drawing tools like pencil, ink and carbon for drawing, study form and elements in the steel life. Also, it study beautiful things to use dark, light, texture and traditional enviously

 

Drawing (1): ARED1220
This course aims to use drawing tools like pencil, ink and carbon for drawing, study form and elements in the steel life. Also, it study beautiful things to use dark, light, texture and traditional enviously

 

Drawing (1): ARED1230
This course discuss the foundations and principles of formative drawing, learn about various raw materials used in drawing such as pencil, ink and charcoal, grasp the techniques and process of art in paintings, understand and demonstrate the role of raw materials in the show touching different visual analysis techniques in show business in form of two-dimensional work of three-dimensional format, displaying the rules of perspective.

 

Drawing (1): ARED1430
This course discuss the foundations and principles of formative drawing, learn about various raw materials used in drawing such as pencil, ink and charcoal, grasp the techniques and process of art in paintings, understand and demonstrate the role of raw materials in the show touching different visual analysis techniques in show business in form of two-dimensional work of three-dimensional format, displaying the rules of perspective.

 

Introduction to Art Education and Theories: ARED2110
CUTM ARED (1120) Introduction to Art Education and Theories The aim of this course is to introduce Art Education to students and to acquaint them with its different domains. Content areas include the concept of Art Education and related terms and disciplines. They also include its functions in society in general and in education in particular. The course presents the most important theories and studies of Art Education and the effect of Art Education on understanding children's artistic behavior. The course also includes preliminary practical applications to be a basis for further deeper ones in future

 

Introduction to Art Education and Theories: ARED2120
CUTM ARED (1120) Introduction to Art Education and Theories The aim of this course is to introduce Art Education to students and to acquaint them with its different domains. Content areas include the concept of Art Education and related terms and disciplines. They also include its functions in society in general and in education in particular. The course presents the most important theories and studies of Art Education and the effect of Art Education on understanding children's artistic behavior. The course also includes preliminary practical applications to be a basis for further deeper ones in future

 

Introduction to Art Education and Theories: ARED2130
Students are expected, after completing this course, to recognize the goals of art education, its stages of development, areas, and fields. Gather more knowledge of some basic concepts in art, education and art education. Identify the philosophy for the preparation of art education teachers. Educate them about the knowledge of characteristics of child art and their means. Develop artistic vision of students by providing them with information and knowledge for technical work and structural foundations and principles of aesthetic work of art. Introduce students to various technical fields of education through simplified application process.

 

Introduction to Art Education and Theories: ARED2210
Students are expected, after completing this course, to recognize the goals of art education, its stages of development, areas, and fields. Gather more knowledge of some basic concepts in art, education and art education. Identify the philosophy for the preparation of art education teachers. Educate them about the knowledge of characteristics of child art and their means. Develop artistic vision of students by providing them with information and knowledge for technical work and structural foundations and principles of aesthetic work of art. Introduce students to various technical fields of education through simplified application process.

 

Ceramics (1): ARED2220
This course aims to show beautiful value in ceramic form from clay, shape, treatment processes, forming methods and surface different element of nature to development of cultural skills.

 

Ceramics (1): ARED2230
This course aims to show beautiful value in ceramic form from clay, shape, treatment processes, forming methods and surface different element of nature to development of cultural skills.

 

Ceramics (1): ARED2240
This course aims to show aesthetic values of making pottery?s objects using different ways of clay?s hand-building techniques such as slabs, clay?s coils, coloring slips etc. Also, this course intends to teach the principles of firing process and this includes kilns? setting, firing behavior, variables of firing?s temperatures and physical changes within the firing process especially in biscuit firing stage etc.

 

Ceramics (1): ARED2250
This course aims to show aesthetic values of making pottery?s objects using different ways of clay?s hand-building techniques such as slabs, clay?s coils, coloring slips etc. Also, this course intends to teach the principles of firing process and this includes kilns? setting, firing behavior, variables of firing?s temperatures and physical changes within the firing process especially in biscuit firing stage etc.

 

Painting (1): ARED3110
This course aims at identifying the principles & basics of composing paintings, water-color techniques and treatments, differentiation between drawing and painting as regards the techniques & treatments used in each, as well as reviewing world experiences in water-color paintings and building the ability to produce such paintings

 

Painting (1): ARED3120
This course aims at identifying the principles & basics of composing paintings, water-color techniques and treatments, differentiation between drawing and painting as regards the techniques & treatments used in each, as well as reviewing world experiences in water-color paintings and building the ability to produce such paintings

 

Painting (1): ARED3130
This course aims at identifying the principles & basics of composing paintings, water-color techniques and treatments, differentiation between drawing and painting as regards the techniques & treatments used in each, as well as reviewing world experiences in water-color paintings and building the ability to produce such paintings

 

Painting (1): ARED3140
This course aims at identifying the principles & basics of composing paintings, water-color techniques and treatments, differentiation between drawing and painting as regards the techniques & treatments used in each, as well as reviewing world experiences in water-color paintings and building the ability to produce such paintings

 

Principles of Design: ARED3150
This course aims at presenting the constructional laws and bases of decorative designs, identifying the types of Islamic decorations, various formations of the motifs in the design, dealing with spectrum colors through a full understanding of their characteristics and students' attaining of skills of using water-based colors (gouache, acrylic and inks) and their various techniques.

 

Principles of Design: ARED3160
This course aims at presenting the constructional laws and bases of decorative designs, identifying the types of Islamic decorations, various formations of the motifs in the design, dealing with spectrum colors through a full understanding of their characteristics and students' attaining of skills of using water-based colors (gouache, acrylic and inks) and their various techniques.

 

Principles of Design: ARED3170
The aim of this course is to identify the bases and constructional rules of decorative designs, and to be acquaintance with Islamic decoration and different forms of shapes when it comes to the formation elements in the design. It also aims at know-how to deal with rainbow by fully understanding its characteristics. Moreover, the course get students acquire the skills of using colors of water interface and its different techniques.

 

Principles of Design: ARED3210
The aim of this course is to identify the bases and constructional rules of decorative designs, and to be acquaintance with Islamic decoration and different forms of shapes when it comes to the formation elements in the design. It also aims at know-how to deal with rainbow by fully understanding its characteristics. Moreover, the course get students acquire the skills of using colors of water interface and its different techniques.

 

History of Ancient Arts and Civilizations: ARED3220
History of Ancient Arts & Civilizations course includes studies of the forms of expression of the visual arts of painting, sculpture, architecture and crafts, And other technical products. Since the beginnings of primitive art in the Middle Ages, Ancient Egyptian Art, Mesopotamian, Greek art, Romania, the art of medieval times and in the Renaissance. The focus will be on the analysis of the original artwork of various interpretations, Special based upon its intended use, and role in a particular society. The course aims to know the characteristics of General technical and unique artistic and aesthetic values of each work of art.

 

History of Ancient Al-ts and Civilizations: ARED3230
An introduction to an intensified study in the arts of ancient civilizations - such as ancient Egyptian, Greek, roman, Mesopotamian and other arts- to identify their general characteristic and unique traits, recognizing the relationship between each period and its artistic output and the factors behind the uniqueness of each, so that students learn the importance of art and its role in the development of civilization throughout history and providing them with comparative critical skills to enable them to apply tphe positive aspects of these arts to practical life.

 

Weaving With Different Fibers: ARED3240
This course aims at reviewing the history of weaving in the world and in Oman; learning weaving terminology, types of weaving and their contemporary uses; recognizing media and fibers and methods of using them, as well as the impact of woven fabrics in weaving designs and acquiring skills of making various artistic knots together in artworks according to the specific use of each.

 

Weaving With Different Fibers: ARED3250
This course aims at reviewing the history of weaving in the world and in Oman; learning weaving terminology, types of weaving and their contemporary uses; recognizing media and fibers and methods of using them, as well as the impact of woven fabrics in weaving designs and acquiring skills of making various artistic knots together in artworks according to the specific use of each.

 

Drawing (2): ARED3260
This course aims at develop the students' ability to observe and understand spatial relationships between things, whether natural or synthetic, and treating them with different drawing media, and providing students with the opportunity to exhibit their own styles in expressing themselves through drawing and construct a suitable amount of art concepts and ideas related to this field.

 

Drawing (2): ARED4102
This course aims at develop the students' ability to observe and understand spatial relationships between things, whether natural or synthetic, and treating them with different drawing media, and providing students with the opportunity to exhibit their own styles in expressing themselves through drawing and construct a suitable amount of art concepts and ideas related to this field.

 

Drawing (2): ARED4110
This course aims at develop the students' ability to observe and understand spatial relationships between things, whether natural or synthetic, and treating them with different drawing media, and providing students with the opportunity to exhibit their own styles in expressing themselves through drawing and construct a suitable amount of art concepts and ideas related to this field.

 

Drawing (2): ARED4111
This course aims at develop the students' ability to observe and understand spatial relationships between things, whether natural or synthetic, and treating them with different drawing media, and providing students with the opportunity to exhibit their own styles in expressing themselves through drawing and construct a suitable amount of art concepts and ideas related to this field.

 

Design Applications: ARED4120
This course aims at providing various experiences to make designs according to constructional rules of decorative designs, dealing with the colors of spectrum through a lull understanding of their psychological and physical characteristics, means of employing them to assert the esthetics of the artwork, basic concepts and mono-dimensional artistic elements in building structural systems that achieve advanced and innovative designs, designs of decorative character employing expression values of light and movement, as well as systems to achieve multi-surface decorative paintings.

 

Design Applications: ARED4130
This course aims at providing various experiences to make designs according to constructional rules of decorative designs, dealing with the colors of spectrum through a lull understanding of their psychological and physical characteristics, means of employing them to assert the esthetics of the artwork, basic concepts and mono-dimensional artistic elements in building structural systems that achieve advanced and innovative designs, designs of decorative character employing expression values of light and movement, as well as systems to achieve multi-surface decorative paintings.

 

Design Applications: ARED4140
This course aims at offering various experiences adhere to constructive rules of decorative designs. Moreover, the course draw attention on know-how these designs deals with rainbow by fully understanding their psychological and physical characteristics, and the ways to utilize these designs in order to emphasize the value of the aesthetics of artistic works. The course also touches the basic concepts and artistic components of one dimension as building constructive system achieved through innovative developed designs. Adding to that the course seeks to produce designs that have decorative characteristics with expressive values like lights, motion, and system contenting decorative painting of multiple surfaces paintings

 

Design Applications: ARED4150
This course aims at offering various experiences adhere to constructive rules of decorative designs. Moreover, the course draw attention on know-how these designs deals with rainbow by fully understanding their psychological and physical characteristics, and the ways to utilize these designs in order to emphasize the value of the aesthetics of artistic works. The course also touches the basic concepts and artistic components of one dimension as building constructive system achieved through innovative developed designs. Adding to that the course seeks to produce designs that have decorative characteristics with expressive values like lights, motion, and system contenting decorative painting of multiple surfaces paintings

 

Textile Prinitng: ARED4201
In this course, students learns basic scientific and practical terminology in the different techniques if printing on different textiles and surfaces, its media, tools, methods, available alternatives that can be used, types of designs suitable for each printing technique, especially those of manual printing such as direct and indirect printing, etching and dye printing. This course concentrates in its intensive instruction on applied experimentation according to the functionality of the printed matter, as well as on technical treatment in printing, with an emphasis on innovative aspects in fusing printing techniques together, to impact educational aspects and upgrading the aesthetic aspects of printed designs.

 

Textile Prinitng: ARED4260
In this course, students learns basic scientific and practical terminology in the different techniques if printing on different textiles and surfaces, its media, tools, methods, available alternatives that can be used, types of designs suitable for each printing technique, especially those of manual printing such as direct and indirect printing, etching and dye printing. This course concentrates in its intensive instruction on applied experimentation according to the functionality of the printed matter, as well as on technical treatment in printing, with an emphasis on innovative aspects in fusing printing techniques together, to impact educational aspects and upgrading the aesthetic aspects of printed designs.

 

Textile Prinitng: ARED6001
In this course, students learns basic scientific and practical terminology in the different techniques if printing on different textiles and surfaces, its media, tools, methods, available alternatives that can be used, types of designs suitable for each printing technique, especially those of manual printing such as direct and indirect printing, etching and dye printing. This course concentrates in its intensive instruction on applied experimentation according to the functionality of the printed matter, as well as on technical treatment in printing, with an emphasis on innovative aspects in fusing printing techniques together, to impact educational aspects and upgrading the aesthetic aspects of printed designs.

 

Textile Prinitng: ARED6002
In this course, students learns basic scientific and practical terminology in the different techniques if printing on different textiles and surfaces, its media, tools, methods, available alternatives that can be used, types of designs suitable for each printing technique, especially those of manual printing such as direct and indirect printing, etching and dye printing. This course concentrates in its intensive instruction on applied experimentation according to the functionality of the printed matter, as well as on technical treatment in printing, with an emphasis on innovative aspects in fusing printing techniques together, to impact educational aspects and upgrading the aesthetic aspects of printed designs.

 

Sculpture (1): ARED6003
The aim of this course is to identify what sculpture is, its importance, mission, concepts, types, developments and roles throughout history and in modern times. It also aims at identifying sculptural media, tools, techniques, finishing, presentation methods and styles, as well as training Ss in how to appreciate the various types of sculpture, methods of teaching and evaluating different sculptures, providing them with the skills of designing and implementing sculptures, besides technical skills of making plaster moulds and models from different media.

 

Sculpture (1): ARED6004
The aim of this course is to identify what sculpture is, its importance, mission, concepts, types, developments and roles throughout history and in modern times. It also aims at identifying sculptural media, tools, techniques, finishing, presentation methods and styles, as well as training Ss in how to appreciate the various types of sculpture, methods of teaching and evaluating different sculptures, providing them with the skills of designing and implementing sculptures, besides technical skills of making plaster moulds and models from different media.

 

Sculpture (1): ARED6005
The aim of this course is to identify and have knowledge of (what is sculpture?), its importance, its message, concepts, types, developments, and its roles through history and contemporary time. It also aims at identifying sculpture materials, its tools, techniques, know-how to do finishing, styles to expose sculpture. In addition to that the course focuses on having training of how to appreciate sculpture art along with its types, ways of teaching and assessing. It also aim at acquiring students design skills and implement sculpture art. Furthermore, the course aims at acquiring students technical skills of casting mold process and casting samples in the different materials.

 

Sculpture (1): ARED6006
The aim of this course is to identify and have knowledge of (what is sculpture?), its importance, its message, concepts, types, developments, and its roles through history and contemporary time. It also aims at identifying sculpture materials, its tools, techniques, know-how to do finishing, styles to expose sculpture. In addition to that the course focuses on having training of how to appreciate sculpture art along with its types, ways of teaching and assessing. It also aim at acquiring students design skills and implement sculpture art. Furthermore, the course aims at acquiring students technical skills of casting mold process and casting samples in the different materials.

 

Painting (2): ARED6007
This course aims at developing Ss' experiences in dealing with colors, widening their intellectual approaches through diversifying the media, methods of treatment, techniques and experimentation, through reviewing distinguished world experiences in painting, so as to encourage them to search for new aesthetic variables suitable for their personalities and highlight their individuality and uniqueness.

 

Painting (2): ARED6008
This course aims at developing Ss' experiences in dealing with colors, widening their intellectual approaches through diversifying the media, methods of treatment, techniques and experimentation, through reviewing distinguished world experiences in painting, so as to encourage them to search for new aesthetic variables suitable for their personalities and highlight their individuality and uniqueness.

 

Painting (2): ARED6009
This course aims at developing students' experiences in dealing with colors, widening their intellectual approaches through diversifying the media, methods of treatment, techniques and experimentation, through reviewing distinguished world experiences in painting, so as to encourage them to search for new aesthetic variables suitable for their personalities and highlight their individuality and uniqueness.

 

Painting (2): ARED6010
This course aims at developing students' experiences in dealing with colors, widening their intellectual approaches through diversifying the media, methods of treatment, techniques and experimentation, through reviewing distinguished world experiences in painting, so as to encourage them to search for new aesthetic variables suitable for their personalities and highlight their individuality and uniqueness.

 

Child's Art: ARED7002
The aim of this course is get Ss know about the various aspects of child arts, such as development phases of child drawings and the characteristics of each phase; the relationship between a child's artistic development and his/her social, cognitive and creative development; the most important ways and approaches to encourage this development and push it in the right path so as to make use of identifying the motives behind child drawings and the characteristics of the drawings of both talented and disabled children to identify teacher's role in directing each according to different periods.

 

 

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