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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Maalot Educational Network | Evaluated Learning Experience

Color Theory (ART221)


39 hours (13 weeks).

Maalot, Jerusalem, and other authorized locations

September 2009 - April 2016.

Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to: design with color, compose dynamically and use color strategically in proportion to hue, value, intensity, and temperature in a visual composition.


Major topics are putting color theory into practice; development of color throughout history; experimenting with color in period styles; light and shadow in portraiture; experimenting using gauche and acrylic; and the use of color in print media.

Credit recommendation: 

In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 3 semester hours in Art (2/11).