College of Language, Culture and Arts

Visual Arts
BYUH Box #1953, 55-220 Kulanui Street, Laie, HI 96762, USA
808-675-3902, (fax) 808-675-3900, brandon.truscott@byuh.edu


Mission Statement

The mission of the Visual Arts Department at Brigham Young University–Hawaii is to educate leaders in visual communication with the aptitudes necessary to establish professional creative endeavor.

Outcomes
  1. Demonstrate studio proficiency in hand crafted visual art production techniques.
  2. Demonstrate studio proficiency in digital imaging and computer software production techniques.
  3. Demonstrate methods of critical thinking through critique, compositional analysis, and interpretation of the elements and principles of design.
  4. Demonstrate informed understanding and appreciation of the history of art, theories of art, and the role of art in education through written and oral communication.
  5. Demonstrate proficiency in professional practices of visual arts documentation and presentation through portfolio production and exhibition.
  6. Demonstrate leadership and self-directed learning through independent study, student research and internship.
Matrices
Order Description Content Links Files
1 2013 Visual Arts Outcomes Matrix View --- 2013 Visual Arts Outcomes Matrix
Syllabi
Order Description Content Links Files
1 ART 122, Winter 2014, Brandon Truscott --- --- ART 122, Winter 2014, Brandon Truscott.pdf
2 ART 296, Winter 2014, Caryn C. Houghton --- --- ART 296, Winter 2014, Caryn C. Houghton.doc
3 ART 333, Winter 2014, Brandon Truscott --- --- ART 333, Winter 2014, Brandon Truscott.pdf
4 ART 411, Winter 2014, Brandon Truscott --- --- ART 411, Winter 2014, Brandon Truscott.pdf
5 ART 480R, Winter 2014, Brandon Truscott --- --- ART 480R, Winter 2014, Brandon Truscott.pdf
6 ART 112 Fall 2013 Jeff Merrill View --- ART 112: Drawing Concepts
7 ART 112 Winter 2012 Brandon T. Truscott --- --- Art 112: Drawing Concepts
8 ART 122 Winter 2012 Brandon T. Truscott --- --- Art 122: Beginning Visual Design
9 ART 196 Winter 2014 Caryn C. Houghton --- --- ART 196 Winter 2014 Caryn C. Houghton.pdf
10 ART 210R Winter 2012 Errol Miller --- --- Art 210R: Digital Media Survey
11 ART 211 Monique Saenz --- --- Art 211 Syllabus.doc
12 ART 212 Winter 2012Ā ErrolĀ Miller --- --- Art 212: Beginning Photography
13 ART 221 Fall 2013 Jeff Merrill View --- ART 221: Figure Drawing
14 ART 225 Winter 2012 Jeff Merrill --- --- Art 225: Beginning Painting
15 ART 265 Tolutau --- --- Art 265 Viliami Tolutau Syllabus.doc
16 ART 306 Richard D. Wells --- --- Art 306 Contemp Art History.pdf
17 ART 311 Winter 2012 Brandon T. Truscott --- --- Art 311: Intermediate Graphic Design
18 ART 312 Winter 2012 Errol Miller --- --- Art 312: Intermediate Photography
19 ART 325 Winter 2012 Jeff Merrill View --- ART 325ļ¼šFigure Painting
20 ART 333 Brandon T. Truscott --- --- ART 333 Brandon T. Truscott.pdf
21 ART 345 Fall 2012 Jeff Merrill --- --- ART 345 Fall 2012 Jeff Merrill.pdf
22 ART 433 Winter 2012 Brandon T. Truscott --- --- Art 433: Web for Designers
23 ART 442 Winter 2006 Richard D. Wells --- --- Art 442 Readings in Aesthetics.pdf
24 ART 470 Winter 2012 Errol Miller --- --- Art 470: Portfolio Production
25 ART 221 Fall 2011 Jeff Merrill --- --- Art 221: Figure Drawing
Multi-Year Assessment Plans
Order Description Content Links Files
1 2013 - 2016 Multi-Year Plan --- --- 2013 - 2016 Multi-Year Plan
Annual Assessment Plans
Academic Year Links Files
2019 - 2020 --- ---
2018 - 2019 --- ---
2017 - 2018 --- ---
2016 - 2017 --- ---
2015 - 2016 --- ---
2014 - 2015 --- ---
2013 - 2014 --- 2013 - 2014 Annual Plan
2012 - 2013 --- ---
2011 - 2012 --- ---
2010 - 2011 --- ---
2009 - 2010 --- ---
2008 - 2009 --- ---
2007 - 2008 --- 2007-2008 assessment plan.doc
2006 - 2007 --- 2006-2007 assessment results.doc
2005 - 2006 --- ---
2004 - 2005 --- ART-04-05-ANNUAL PLAN.pdf
2003 - 2004 --- ---
2002 - 2003 --- ---
2001 - 2002 --- ART-01-02-ANNUAL PLAN.pdf
2000 - 2001 --- ---
Program Reviews
Self-Study Reports
Visit Year Description Content Links Files
2010 2009 Art Department Self-Study --- --- 2009 Art Department Program Review Document.doc
--- Summary of 1997 Visual Arts Program Review --- --- SUMMARY OF VISUAL ARTS PROGRAM REVIEW.doc

Visit Schedules
Visit Year Description Content Links Files
2010Art Review Team --- --- Art Review Team
---Art Program On-Site Visit Agenda --- --- Art Agenda Jan 28-29.2010 final.docx

Visit Team Members

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Visit Team Documents
Visit Year Description Content Links Files
2010 Visit Team Document 2010 --- --- Visit Team Document 2010
2010 Program Review Summary Response 2010 --- --- Program Review Summary Response

Dean's Responses
Visit Year Description Content Links Files
2010 Art 2010 Dean's Reponse --- --- Art 2010 Dean's Response

Quality Improvement Plans

No record found.

Department Reports

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Reflective Essays
Order Description Content Links Files
1 Reflective essay on the results of outcomes assessment from 2004-2005 to 2006-2007 --- --- Reflection Paper.doc
Employees
Order Name Profile
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Sample Work
Order Description Links Files
1 Visual Arts Student Work Visual Arts Student Work ---