Students will learn how to produce accurate drawings of scientific specimens, especially relating to vertebrate anatomy. This intensive topic emphasises the refinement of observational skills and the translation of their essence to two dimensions. This will be achieved through a range of illustration techniques using different drawing tools, lighting and media. The topic culminates with the production of an illustrative piece of publication quality.
This topic aims to provide students with the basic skills necessary to accurately draw an object in order to create an illustration suitable for scientific publication.
The topic provides an opportunity to: