Course code MākZ2037
Faculty Faculty of Education, Psychology and Art
Credit points, number of lectures
Credit points ECTS Credit points Total number of auditorium hours Number of lecture hours Number of student independent work hours
2 3 32 2 48
E-courses MākZ2037: Drawing III
Course annotation The aim of the course is to allow students to develop skills and an understanding of drawing. The tasks are to create the preconditions for thorough understanding of academic drawing, linear skill’s development and tonally draw complex structure of household items, architectural details and details of human face. Students have the opportunity to learn plastic anatomy for drawing portraits, exercise drawing ability through short-term and long-term exercises and to master various drawing techniques.
Results By learning the course, students will gain knowledge of representation of complex structure objects, an understanding of drawing genre, issues of plastic anatomy for portrait drawing, master portrait drawing techniques, manage the plaster and various parts of materiality object drawing techniques and will be able to independently direct and plan own work during the drawing process, as well as analyze progress and independently correct errors. Drawing experience and skills are integral to work of artist and designer, visualizing design projects and presenting them to the clients.

Course plan 1.Still life of commonplace objects L1, Lw6
2.Drawing of plaster cast pieces Lw6
3.Still life of complex objects Lw6
4.Drawing of plaster head parts L1, Lw6
5.The use of tone nuances to depict plastic surfacesLw6




Requirements for obtaining credit points Obligatory two mid-term exibitions, 35% each
Final exam - exibition - 30%
Study programmes Art