Courses

ART 101 Arts and Crafts in the Schools

Lecture and group discussion on arts and crafts as a form of communication. Emphasis on teaching arts and crafts in schools. Includes work in fibers, clay, paper, and other areas. (Does not apply to major or minor programs in art.) Lecture/Studio: 3 hrs/wk. 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 M. Logan T/Th 4:30PM-6:00PM
Spring 2014 M. Logan T/Th 4:30PM-6:00PM
Fall 2015 J. Fowler T/Th 4:30PM-6:00PM
Spring 2015 J. Fowler T/Th 4:30PM-6:00PM
Spring 2016 V. Staff T/Th 4:30PM-6:00PM

ART 111 Drawing I

This course is designed to develop a fu ndamental understanding of drawing throu gh various approaches, techniques, and m edia. Emphasis will be on building skill s and knowledge through the act of drawi ng, working primarily from life. Lecture /Studio: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 K. Shortridge T/Th 1:10PM-3:10PM
Spring 2014 K. Shortridge T/Th 1:10PM-3:10PM
Fall 2015 K. Shortridge T/Th 1:10PM-3:10PM
Spring 2015 K. Shortridge T/Th 1:10PM-3:10PM
Spring 2016 K. Shortridge T/Th 1:10PM-3:10PM

ART 121 Painting I

Introduction to basic principles of pai nting: knowledge and use of media, under standing of color, composition, and form using the painting medium, and developm ent of different styles and techniques. Emphasis will be on building skills and knowledge through the act of painting, w orking primarily from life. Lecture/Stud io: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 K. Shortridge M/W 9:50AM-11:50AM
Fall 2015 V. Staff M/W 9:50AM-11:50AM

ART 131 Photography I

Theory and practice of black and white photographic processes including film de velopment, paper processing, camera mech anics, image composition, and history of photography. (35mm camera required.) Le cture/Studio: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments 35mm camera required

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 E. Heil T/Th 9:00AM-11:00AM
Spring 2014 E. Heil T/Th 9:00AM-11:00AM
Fall 2015 E. Heil T/Th 9:00AM-11:00AM
Spring 2015 T. Cook T/Th 9:00AM-11:00AM
Spring 2015 E. Heil T/Th 9:00AM-11:00AM
Spring 2016 E. Heil T/Th 9:00AM-11:00AM

ART 151 Two-Dimensional Design

An exploration of the theory and practice of art fundamentals. Introduction to the elements of studio art, including form, line, shape, value, texture, color, space, content, and style. Emphasis on visual problem-solving, the vocabulary of art, and craftsmanship in the use of materials. Computer applications in graphics introduced. Lecture/Studio: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 E. Heil M/W 9:50AM-11:50AM
Spring 2015 S. Gantt M/W 9:50AM-11:50AM
Spring 2015 E. Heil M/W 9:50AM-11:50AM
Spring 2016 E. Heil M/W 9:50AM-11:50AM

ART 171 Ceramics I

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

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 R. Hardwig T/Th 1:10PM-3:10PM
Spring 2014 R. Hardwig T/Th 1:10PM-3:10PM
Fall 2015 R. Hardwig T/Th 1:10PM-3:10PM
Spring 2015 R. Hardwig T/Th 1:10PM-3:10PM
Spring 2016 R. Hardwig T/Th 1:10PM-3:10PM

ART 181 Sculpture I

An introduction to the basic ways of se eing and responding to the third dimensi on. The course is organized as a series of projects which approach the use of ma terials, the construction of forms, and the articulation of artistic concepts in a variety of ways. Lecture/Studio: 4 hr s/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 R. Hardwig M/W 1:10PM-3:10PM
Spring 2015 R. Hardwig M/W 1:10PM-3:10PM
Spring 2016 R. Hardwig M/W 1:10PM-3:10PM

ART 191 Sp Top: Art & Digital Media

Studio experience in areas not normally offered, with the focus to be determine d by the art faculty. May be repeated fo r credit. Lecture/Studio: Hours vary. 1 Unit

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2015 E. Heil M/W 1:10PM-3:10PM

ART 211 Drawing II

This course is designed to broaden the students understanding of drawing throu gh exploration of various topics which c ould include: development of subject mat ter, contemporary drawing issues, expres sion and representation, the human form, etc. We will work from life and imagina tion. Lecture/Studio: 5 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments ART-111

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 K. Shortridge M/W 6:30PM-8:30PM
Fall 2015 K. Shortridge T/Th 9:30AM-11:30AM

ART 221 Painting II

This course is designed to broaden the students understanding of painting, emp hasizing the interconnection of style, e xpression, composition, media, and repre sentation to subject matter. We will wor k from life and imagination. Lecture/Stu dio: 5hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments ART-121

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 K. Shortridge M/W 9:20AM-11:50AM
Spring 2015 K. Shortridge M/W 9:50AM-11:50AM
Spring 2016 K. Shortridge M/W 9:50AM-11:50AM

ART 231 Photography II

Continuation of Introduction to Photogr aphy with more advanced problems and mor e independent outside work on the part o f the student. Fundamentals of studio li ghting, use of medium format camera, arc hival print processing, experimental tec hniques, computer imaging applications, and historical context of styles will be explored. Lecture/Studio: 5 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments ART-131 and 35 mm camera

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 E. Heil M/W 1:10PM-3:10PM

ART 241 Printmaking: Etch & Relief Met

Fundamentals of printmaking in the area s of etching, block printing, collagraph s, and monoprinting. Emphasis on fine ar t production and techniques of each art form. Lecture/Studio: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments ART-111 or ART-151 or permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2015 G. Bannan M/W 4:30PM-6:30PM
Spring 2015 J. Fowler M/W 4:30PM-6:30PM
Spring 2015 E. Heil M/W 4:30PM-6:30PM

ART 261 Graphic Design & Reproduction

Introduction to basic layout design with an emphasis on the stages of camera-rea dy art production and the use of compute rs. Lecture/Studio: 5 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments ART-111 or ART-151 or permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 C. Hartson T/Th 6:00PM-8:00PM
Fall 2015 C. Hartson T/Th 6:00PM-8:00PM

ART 271 Ceramics II

Studio practice in forming, firing, and glazing ceramic ware; individual instru ction will be emphasized. Lecture/Studio : 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments ART-171

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2015 R. Hardwig T/Th 9:00AM-11:00AM

ART 281 Sculpture II

Further exploration of the methods and techniques of three-dimensional form. Ad ditive, subtractive, and constructive pr ocedures using wood, clay, stone, and me tal will be emphasized. Lecture/Studio: 5 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments ART-181

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 R. Hardwig M/W 1:10PM-3:10PM
Fall 2015 R. Hardwig M/W 1:10PM-3:10PM

ART 311 Drawing III

Further exploration of themes addressed in ART 211, engaged at the advanced lev el, with more individualized instruction . Direction of work, creative solutions, and expressive use of drawing medium em phasized; a significant amount of indepe ndent work must be produced. Lecture/Stu dio: 5hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments ART-211

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 K. Shortridge M/W 6:30PM-8:30PM
Fall 2015 K. Shortridge T/Th 9:30AM-11:30AM

ART 321 Painting III

Further exploration of themes addressed in ART 221, engaged at the advanced lev el, with more individualized instruction . Direction of work, creative solutions, and expressive use of painting medium e mphasized; a significant amount of indep endent work must be produced. Lecture/St udio: 5hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments ART-221

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 K. Shortridge M/W 9:20AM-11:50AM
Spring 2015 K. Shortridge M/W 9:50AM-11:50AM
Spring 2016 K. Shortridge M/W 9:50AM-11:50AM

ART 341 Prtmk: Silkscreen/Planographic

Fundamentals of printmaking in the area s of stencils, photo-silkscreening, comp uter applications, and lithography. Emph asis on fine art production and techniqu es of each art form. Lecture/Studio: 5 h rs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments ART-151 or permission

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 E. Heil M/W 1:10PM-3:40PM
Spring 2016 E. Heil M/W 1:10PM-3:10PM

ART 361 Graphic Design II: Ad Design

Introduction to the conceptual, artisti c, and technical methods of visual commu nication used by different advertising m edia. Introduction to computer applicati ons in advertising. Lecture/Studio: 5 hr s/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments ART-261

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 C. Hartson T/Th 6:00PM-8:30PM
Spring 2016 C. Hartson T/Th 6:00PM-8:00PM

ART 381 Sculpture III

Advanced investigation of the potential of sculptural form. Additive, subtracti ve, constructive, and cast forms will be emphasized, and projects will be select ed depending on student interest. A sign ificant amount of independent work must be produced. Lecture/Studio: 4 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments ART-281

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2015 R. Hardwig M/W 1:10PM-3:10PM

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

Pre-requisites/Comments Completion of all coursework in the area of interest and submission of a written proposal, following departmental guidelines

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2015 K. Shortridge
Summer Term 3, 2015 K. Shortridge
Spring 2015 K. Shortridge

ART 416 Art Internship

Practical experience working in or with artistic organization as participant-ob server, leading to the preparation of a report which describes and evaluates tha t organizations activities. Lecture/Stu dio: Hours vary. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments Permission and submission of a written proposal, following departmental guidelines

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2015 K. Shortridge
Summer Term 2, 2015 K. Shortridge
Summer Term 3, 2015 M. Logan

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

Pre-requisites/Comments ART-111, OR ART-151, ART-241, ART-341 and submission of written proposal, following departmenta guidelines.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2016 E. Heil M/W 1:10PM-3:10PM

ART 471 Ceramics Portfolio

Advanced level work for students who have completed the ceramics sequence through the 300 level. 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

Pre-requisites/Comments ART-171, ART-271, ART-371 and submission of written proposal, following departmental quidelines.

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2015 R. Hardwig
Spring 2015 R. Hardwig T/Th 9:00AM-11:00AM

ART 481 Sculpture Portfolio

Advanced level work for students who have completed the sculpture sequence through the 300 level. 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

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Fall 2014 R. Hardwig M/W 1:10PM-3:10PM
Fall 2014 R. Hardwig M/W 1:10PM-3:10PM

ART 496 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminati ng in the public presentation of a paper or artistic creation. 1 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments See catalog

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 R. Hardwig
Summer Term 3, 2015 K. Shortridge

ART 497 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminati ng in the public presentation of a paper or artistic creation. 1/2 Unit

Pre-requisites/Comments See catalog

Offerings

Semester Instructor Time
Spring 2014 K. Shortridge