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    Rhode Island School of Design: Advanced Program Online Summer Program

    Rhode Island School of Design: Advanced Program Online Summer Program


    • Listing Type: Summer Programs
    • Program Delivery: Online
    • Provided By: College
    • Session Start: June
    • Session Length: Four Weeks
    • Entering Grade: 10th, 11th, 12th
    • Gender: Coed
    • Category: Performing & Visual Arts
    • Sub-Categories: Filmmaking and Digital Media, Design, Fashion, Arts, Painting & Drawing
    • Selective: No
    • Ages: 15, 16, 17, 18
    • Minimum Cost: $500 - $1,499
    • Career Clusters: Arts, Audio/Video Technology, and Communications
    • Credit Awarded: No
    • Call: (401) 454-6200
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    Rhode Island School of Design's Advanced Program Online is a series of intensive, collegiate-level courses for students in grades 10-12 (or the equivalent) who are 15-18 years old. This immersive online experience is designed for those interested in pursuing art and design in college and want to learn best practices in producing portfolio work.

    Online experience
    Interact with your instructor and peers in live class meetings and on-demand content. As you complete your assignments you will share in-progress and fully developed projects to receive feedback from your peers. Instructors will also evaluate your work and provide tailored feedback to foster your creative advancement.

    Essential Fundamentals
    Express your ideas and concepts through impactful visual communication by starting with the drawing and design principles. Additionally, you’ll strengthen connections to your own interests and passions by exploring the work of contemporary artists and designers. These courses include demonstrations, presentations, artmaking, and personalized feedback.

    • Experiential Drawing
    • Exploration in Design

    After completing Experiential Drawing or Exploration in Design, you’ll be eligible to study a specific medium in the summer term.

    • Animation: Beyond Entertainment
    • Drawing and Mixed Media: Expressive Ideation
    • Graphic Design: Visualizing Information
    • Illustration and Identity: Finding Your Voice
    • Interpreting the Figure: Culture and Context
    • Print and Image: Art as Activism

    Student artwork credits (above): Corrine Y., Ethan Z., Laura L., Hailey N., RISD Advanced Program Online.

    Cost and Session Information

    Summer 2024
    Session I: June 22–July 20
    Session II: July 21–August 18

    Single Course: $1,380
    Concentration: $2,760