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Western Art

Western Art

The School offers various part-time courses in Western Art including Art History, Drawing, Painting, Watercolour Painting, Figure and Portrait Drawing, and Photography. Apart from short courses, students who wish to have a basic understanding of Art and Design may enrol in Certificate in Foundation Art and Design or Diploma in Visual Arts.

The Western Art courses are taught by artists and academics with extensive experiences and great passion in arts education. We offer various courses with an aim to equip students with the essential artistic knowledge and skills as well as to develop their sense of aesthetics.

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The Postgraduate Diploma in Humanities Programme offers a vital learning experience for third agers who are brought together by intellectual curiosity and need for quality life education. The modules are designed to expose students to interdisciplinary inquiry in the humanities, with a view to helping them achieve a ‘renaissance’ of the mind, a rediscovery of the self and the world, of culture and society, and of the meaning of life.
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Start To be advised
Duration 2 years
Fee HK$60,000
This course is for beginners and those who have some experience. It will help students see as artists see, engage all their senses and enable them to draw expressively. Topics include: hatching, pure, modified and cross contours; value and tones; texture and volume; proportion and composition. Students have to bring their own tools and materials to class, and will be advised of the details by email three days before the course starts.
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Start To be advised
Duration 8 meetings, approx 2 months
Fee HK$2400
This course will enable participants to develop their skills and personal styles in acrylic painting. Topics include: use of imagery; relationship between still life and figures; new materials and techniques. The tutor will also help students develop their own portfolio. Students have to bring their own tools and materials to class, and will be advised of the details by email three days before the course starts.
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Start To be advised
Duration 8 meetings, approx 2 months
Fee HK$2400
人物角色為一部漫畫的靈魂,本課程將教授人體比例、表情變化、各種角度及動作的畫法、構圖及配色、角色創造等,令學員能了解及掌握漫畫繪畫的各種技法,立體透視原理,以及構圖的概念,為進一步的創作打好基礎,創造屬於自己的閃亮角色。
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開課日期 待定
修業期 共10講,約3個月
課程費用 HK$3,300
導師通過闡述理論和示範,講授水彩畫的特點及工具用法;學員將透過寫生練習,學習水份、色彩和筆觸的運用,以及如何表達物體的形態、體積、質感和色彩。物料及工具自備,學院將於開課前三天向學員發送電子郵件說明詳情。
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開課日期 待定
修業期 8講,約2個月
課程費用 HK$2400
本課程適合初學者報讀,內容涵蓋數碼攝影技巧,包括:相機和攝影器材的運用、黑白和彩色攝影原理、數碼影像處理、鏡頭與焦距、解像度與像素、曝光原理、白平衡與色彩、採光技巧、反差與曝光控制、構圖美學、場景拍攝技術等。學員須自備可人手調校光圈及快門的數碼相機作實習用途,詳情於第一講討論。
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開課日期 待定
修業期 12講 (包括2次戶外拍攝,日期及時間待定),約3個月
課程費用 HK$2400
This course is designed for those with drawing experience to develop their skills in acrylic painting. Besides demonstrations and studio practice, students will see slide presentations of artists’ works and participate in class critiques. Students have to bring their own tools and materials to class, and will be advised of the details by email three days before the course starts.
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Duration 8 meetings, approx 2 months
Fee HK$2400
The human figure will be studied through exercises in various gesture and contour drawings of nude and clothed models, leading to detailed and finished work. Different media, including pencil, charcoal and pastel, will be used. Students have to bring their own tools and materials to class, and will be advised of the details by email three days before the course starts.
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Duration 8 meetings, approx 2 months
Fee HK$2760
In this course, students will learn to appreciate the development of Western art and its underlying theories from the Renaissance to Realism. Major works of art from each movement and important historical events which have influenced the evolution of Western art will be examined.
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Duration 12 meetings, approx 3 months
Fee HK$2400
寫生是一個重要的創作環節,也給予了藝術創作養份,是捕捉靈感的工具也是生活獨特的經驗。本課程透過不同媒介的探索及不同地點的考察,讓學員認識寫生的創作過程。以碳筆速寫、鋼筆淡彩、水彩描繪及視覺筆記(Visual Diary)去進行寫生創作,從不同技巧中了解繪畫的語言。學員亦會遊走香港不同的地方,例如添馬公園、九龍公園、西貢碼頭等等,讓生活的景象進入繪畫創作中。
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開課日期 待定
修業期 共8講,約2個月
課程費用 HK$2,400
本課程涵蓋由19世紀末至20世紀60年代以後的藝術發展,包括印象主義及現代藝術中各主要流派,如野獸派、立體派、達達主義、蘇聯前衛藝術、超現實主義、抽象表現主義、普普藝術等。
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開課日期 待定
修業期 12講,約3個月
課程費用 HK$2400