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Course Description

From casual urban sketching to reporting dynamic events, documentary drawing is powerful and useful. Prioritize accuracy and transparency in evidence-based storytelling, while maintaining your personal creative voice. Students will build skills to report on real-life characters and situations, combining text and images.

Course Length - Online 9 weeks

Learner Outcomes

  • Sketching from observation, on location
  • Techniques for note taking using words and pictures simultaneously
  • How to work in the field, recording place, time, and story
  • How to create "finished" work on location in real time
  • Understand the main principles of drawing reportage
  • Learn how color and composition can increase the emotional impact of your drawing
  • Capturing human subjects, people in motion
  • Learn a range of visual storytelling techniques

Applies Towards the Following Certificates


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Section Title
Reporting the Visible World: Documentary Illustrated Storytelling
Jun 05, 2023 to Aug 06, 2023
Delivery Options
Course Fee(s)
CE Tuition non-credit $930.00 Click here to get more information
Faculty/Staff Waiver non-credit $930.00 Click here to get more information
Drop Request Deadline
Jul 09, 2023
Transfer Request Deadline
Jun 05, 2023
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