What makes this course interesting?

  • Be an informed and critical decision-maker as you develop a portfolio that is personal to your individual talents and interests, while demonstrating mastery of 2-D design principles
  • Explore your creativity and become an independent thinker in your contributions to art and culture

Learn to use 2-D design principles to organize an image on a picture plane in order to communicate content.

Demonstrate mastery through any two-dimensional medium or process, such as graphic design, digital imaging, photography, collage, fabric design, weaving, fashion design, fashion illustration, painting and printmaking. Develop technical skills and familiarize yourself with the functions of visual elements as you create an individual portfolio of work for evaluation at the end of the course.

AP Studio Art: 2D Design Course Description (PDF)

AP Studio Art: 2D Design Course Overview (PDF)

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