Art (ART)

ART 101. History and Appreciation of Art I. (3 Credits)

Presents the history and interpretation of architecture, sculpture, and painting. Begins with prehistoric art and follows the development of western civilization to the present. Part I of II. May be taken out of sequence. Lecture 3 hours per week. Total 3 hours per week.

ART 102. History and Appreciation of Art II. (3 Credits)

Presents the history and interpretation of architecture, sculpture, and painting. Begins with prehistoric art and follows the development of western civilization to the present. Part II of II. May be taken out of sequence. Lecture 3 hours per week. Total 3 hours per week.

ART 121. Drawing I. (3 Credits)

Develops basic drawing skills and understanding of visual language through studio instruction/lecture. Introduces concepts such as proportion, space, perspective, tone and composition as applied to still life, landscape and the figure. Uses drawing media such as pencil, charcoal, ink wash and color media. Includes field trips and gallery assignments as appropriate. Lecture 1 hour per week. Studio instruction 4 hours per week. Total 5 hours per week.

ART 122. Drawing II. (3 Credits)

Develops basic drawing skills and understanding of visual language through studio instruction/lecture. Introduces concepts such as proportion, space, perspective, tone and composition as applied to still life, landscape and the figure. Uses drawing media such as pencil, charcoal, ink wash and color media. Includes field trips and gallery assignments as appropriate. Lecture 1 hour per week. Studio instruction 4 hours per week. Total 5 hours per week. Prerequisite: ART 121.

ART 131. Fundamentals of Design I. (3 Credits)

Explores the concepts of two- and three-dimensional design and color. May include field trips as required. Part I of II. May be taken out of sequence. Lecture 1 hour per week. Studio instruction 4 hours per week. Total 5 hours per week.

ART 132. Fundamentals of Design II. (3 Credits)

Explores the concepts of two- and three-dimensional design and color. May include field trips as required. Part II of II. May be taken out of sequence. Lecture 1 hour per week. Studio instruction 4 hours per week. Total 5 hours per week. Prerequisite: ART 131.

ART 153. Ceramics I. (3 Credits)

Presents problems in the design and production of functional and non-functional ceramic works. Includes hand building, the potter's wheel and clays and glazes. Lecture 1 hour per week. Studio instruction 4 hours per week. Total 5 hours per week.

ART 154. Ceramics II. (3 Credits)

Presents problems in the design and production of functional and non-functional ceramic works. Includes handbuilding, the potter's wheel and clays and glazes. Lecture 1 hour per week. Studio instruction 4 hours per week. Total 5 hours per week. Prerequisite: ART 153.

ART 235. Functional Ceramics. (3 Credits)

Explores the design and production of functional ceramics, including handbuilding and use of the wheel. Lecture 1 hour per week. Studio instruction 4 hours per week. Total 5 hours per week. Prerequisite: ART 154 or divisional approval.

ART 236. Sculptural Ceramics. (3 Credits)

Explores the design and production of sculptural ceramics, including handbuilding and use of the wheel. Lecture 1 hour per week. Studio instruction 4 hours per week. Total 5 hours per week. Prerequisite: ART 154 or divisional approval.

ART 241. Painting I. (3 Credits)

Introduces abstract and representational painting in acrylic and/or oil with emphasis on color composition and value. Lecture 1 hour per week. Studio instruction 4 hours per week. Total 5 hours per week.

ART 243. Watercolor I. (3 Credits)

Presents abstract and representational painting in watercolor with emphasis on design, color, composition, technique and value. Lecture 1 hour per week. Studio instruction 4 hours per week. Total 5 hours per week.

ART 283. Computer Graphics I. (3 Credits)

Utilizes microcomputers and software to produce computer graphics. Employs techniques learned to solve studio projects which reinforce instruction and are appropriate for portfolio use. Lecture 1 hour per week. Studio instruction 4 hours per week. Total 5 hours per week.

ART 284. Computer Graphics II. (3 Credits)

Utilizes microcomputers and software to produce computer graphics. Employs techniques learned to solve studio projects which reinforce instruction and are appropriate for portfolio use. Lecture 1 hour per week. Studio instruction 4 hours per week. Total 5 hours per week. Prerequisite: ART 283.