Courses

ART 111 Drawing I

This course is designed to develop a fundamental understanding of drawing through various approaches, techniques, and media. Emphasis will be on building skills and knowledge through the act of drawing, working primarily from life. Lecture/Studio: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A K. Shortridge T/Th 1:10PM-3:10PM

ART 121 Painting I

Introduction to basic principles of painting: knowledge and use of media, understanding of color, composition, and form using the painting medium, and development of different styles and techniques. Emphasis will be on building skills and knowledge through the act of painting, working primarily from life. Lecture/Studio: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A K. Shortridge M/W 9:50AM-11:50AM

ART 131 Photography I

Introduction to the theory and practice of photographic processes including camera mechanics, print production, image composition, and history of photography. Lecture/Studio: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A E. Heil T/Th 9:00AM-11:00AM

ART 171 Ceramics I

An introduction to clay emphasizing both hand building and throwing on the wheel; both ceramic sculpture and pottery vessels will be made. The focus is on understanding clay in both technical and creative terms. Lecture/Studio: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A R. Hardwig M/W 1:10PM-3:10PM

ART 181 Sculpture I

An introduction to the basic ways of seeing and responding to the third dimension. The course is organized as a series of projects which approach the use of materials, the construction of forms, and the articulation of artistic concepts in a variety of ways. Lecture/Studio: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A R. Hardwig T/Th 1:10PM-3:10PM

ART 211 Drawing II

This course is designed to broaden the students understanding of drawing through exploration of various topics which could include: development of subject matter, contemporary drawing issues, expression and representation, the human form,etc. We will work from life and imagina tion. Lecture/Studio: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ART-111 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
E K. Shortridge M/W 7:00PM-9:00PM

ART 261 Graphic Design & Reproduction

Introduction to basic layout design with an emphasis on the stages of camera-ready art production and the use of computers. Lecture/Studio: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ART-111 or ART-151 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
E C. Hartson T/Th 6:30PM-8:30PM

ART 311 Drawing III

Further exploration of themes addressed in ART 211, engaged at the advanced level, with more individualized instruction. Direction of work, creative solutions,and expressive use of drawing medium emphasized; a significant amount of independent work must be produced. Lecture/Studio: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ART-211 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
E K. Shortridge M/W 7:00PM-9:00PM

ART 341 Prtmk: Silkscreen/Planographic

Fundamentals of printmaking in the areas of stencils, photo-silkscreening, computer applications, and lithography. Emphasis on fine art production and techniques of each art form. Lecture/Studio: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ART-111 or ART-151 or permission Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A E. Heil M/W 1:10PM-3:10PM

ART 361 Graphic Design II: Ad Design

Introduction to the conceptual, artistic, and technical methods of visual communication used by different advertising media. Introduction to computer applications in advertising. Lecture/Studio: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • ART-261 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A C. Hartson

ART 405 Independent Study & Research

A program of advanced intensive study an d experience in art under the guidance o f the art area staff. Lecture/Studio: H ours vary. 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A E. Heil

ART 406 Independent Study & Research

A program of advanced intensive study an d experience in art under the guidance o f the art area staff. Lecture/Studio: H ours vary. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A C. Hartson
C K. Shortridge

ART 441 Printmaking Portfolio

Advanced level work for students who have completed the two printmaking classes Art-241 and Art-341 and either Art-111 or Art-151. It is expected that a student will incorporate the issues introduced in the previous courses. Focus will be on the creation of a self-directed body of work, visual research, advanced development of concepts using disciplinary media and techniques, and will result in a public display or presentation of work. May be repeated for credit. 1/2 Unit

Requisites

  • ART-111 or ART-151 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • ART-241 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • ART-341 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A E. Heil