Studying art can encourage creativity, critical thinking, emotional growth and depth of learning. Topics of study may include art appreciation, history and foundations, as well as hands-on instruction in drawing, design, painting, sculpture, fiber arts, art metals, ceramics, watercolor and digital art.

Art courses are listed under the four-letter rubric (course prefix) ARTS.


Taking art classes at Dallas College is an affordable way to get started on a path to a brighter future. Our art curriculum will give you the foundational skills you need whether you’re taking classes to transfer to a four-year university or for personal enrichment.