AP 3-D Art and Design Portfolio
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Develop 3-D skills in materials and processes, such as sculpture, architectural rendering and models, metal work, ceramics, glass work, and others. You’ll create artwork that reflects your own ideas and skills and what you’ve learned.
A one-semester, introductory college course in 3-D art and design
There are no prerequisites for this course, but any experience creating three-dimensional art and design work, in or out of the classroom, will be helpful.
You’ll learn how artists and designers decide what to make and why and how to make it.
You’ll study the processes and techniques that artists and designers use when they create work.
You’ll explore why and how artists and designers present their work to viewers.
AP Art and Design Course and Exam Description
This is the core document for the AP Art and Design courses. It describes portfolio requirements, course goals, approaches to assessment, and the AP Program in general. The CED was updated in the fall of 2022 to include the updated scoring guidelines and details about portfolio digital submission.