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ART 100. ART APPRECIATION (3-0-3)
PREREQUISITE:
Appropriate placement scores.
This course is designed to help the student find personal meaning in works of art and develop a better understanding of the nature and validity of art. Emphasis is on the diversity of form and content in original art work. Upon completion, students should understand the fundamentals of art, the materials used and have a basic overview of the history of art.

ART 113. DRAWING I (0-6-3)
This course provides the opportunity to develop perceptional and technical skills in a variety of media. Emphasis is placed on communication through experimenting with composition, subject matter and technique. Upon completion, students should demonstrate and apply the fundamentals of art to various creative drawing projects.

ART 114. DRAWING II (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE: ART 113.

This course advances the students drawing skills in various art media. Emphasis is placed on communication through experimentation, composition, technique and personal expression.
Upon completion, students should demonstrate creative drawing skills, the application of the fundamentals of art, and the communication of personal thoughts and feelings.

ART 121. TWO-DIMENSIONAL COMPOSITION I (0-6-3)
This course introduces the basic of concepts of two-dimensional design. Topics include the elements and principles of design with emphasis on the arrangements and relationships among them. Upon completion, students should demonstrate an effective use of these elements and principles of design in creating two-dimensional compositions.

ART 121. TWO-DIMENSIONAL COMPOSITION I (0-6-3)
This course introduces art materials and principles of design that acquaint the beginner with the fundamentals of three-dimensional art. Emphasis is placed on the use of art fundamentals and the creative exploration of materials in constructing three-dimensional art works. Upon completion, students should demonstrate basic technical skills and a personal awareness of the creative potential inherent in three-dimensional art forms.

ART 133. CERAMICS I (0-6-3)
This course introduces methods of clay forming as a means of expression. Topics may include hand building, wheel throwing, glazing, construction, design, and the functional and aesthetic aspects of pottery. Upon completion, students should demonstrate through their work, a knowledge of the methods, as well as an understanding of the craftsmanship and aesthetics involved in ceramics.
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ART 134. CERAMICS II (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE: ART 133.

This course develops the methods of clay forming as a means of expression. Topics may include hand building, glazing, design and the functional and aesthetic aspects of pottery, although emphasis will be placed on the wheel throwing method. Upon completion, students should demonstrate improved craftsmanship and aesthetic quality in the production of pottery.

ART 173. PHOTOGRAPHY I (0-6-3)

This course is an introduction to the art of photography. Emphasis is placed on the technical and aesthetic aspects of photography with detailed instruction in darkroom techniques. Upon completion, students should understand the camera as a creative tool, understand the films, chemicals and papers, and have a knowledge of composition and history.

ART 174. PHOTOGRAPHY II (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE: ART 173.

This course advances the students’ technical and aesthetic knowledge of photography beyond the introductory level. Emphasis is placed on photographic composition and darkroom
techniques as a means of communication. Upon completion, students should demonstrate through the photographic process his/her creative and communication skills.

ART 175. DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY (3-0-3)
PREREQUISITE:
As required by college.
This course introduces students to digital imaging techniques. Emphasis is placed on the technical application of the camera, digital photographic lighting methods, and overall composition. Upon completion, students should be able to take digital images and understand the technical aspects of producing high quality photos.

ART 180. INTRODUCTION TO GRAPHIC DESIGN (0-6-3)
This course is a general introduction to graphic design. Topics include history, processes, and production design. Upon completion, students should understand the concepts used to create media graphics.

ART 203. ART HISTORY I (3-0-3)
PREREQUISITE:
Appropriate placement scores.
This course covers the chronological development of different forms of art, such as sculpture, painting, and architecture. Emphasis is placed on history from the ancient period through the Renaissance. Upon completion, students should be able to communicate a knowledge of time period and chronological sequence including a knowledge of themes, styles and of the impact of society on the arts.

ART 204. ART HISTORY II (3-0-3)
PREREQUISITE:
Appropriate placement scores.
This course covers a study of the chronological development of different forms of art, such as sculpture, painting and architecture. Emphasis is placed on history from the Baroque to the present. Upon completion, students should be able to communicate a knowledge of time period and chronological sequence including a knowledge of themes, styles and of the impact of society on the arts.

ART 216. PRINTMAKING I (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE:
ART 113, 121, or instructor permission.
This course introduces various printmaking processes. Topics include relief, intaglio, serigraphy, or lithography and the creative process. Upon completion, students should have a basic understanding of the creative and technical problems associated with printmaking.

ART 217. PRINTMAKING II (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE:
ART 216.
This course provides the opportunity for the student to study a printmaking process beyond the introductory level. Emphasis is placed on creativity, composition, and technique in the
communication of ideas through printmaking. Upon completion, students should demonstrate an understanding of the printmaking process as a creative tool for the expression of ideas.

ART 220. INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTER GRAPHICS (0-6-3)
This course is designed to acquaint the student with the technology, vocabulary, and procedures used to produce artworks with computers. Emphasis is placed on the fundamentals of art, creativity, and the understanding of various graphic software. Upon completion, students should demonstrate a knowledge of computer graphics through production on a graphic program in a computer environment.

ART 221. COMPUTER GRAPHICS I (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE:
ART 220.
These courses are designed to enhance the student’s ability to produce computer generated graphics. Emphasis is on the application of original design to practical problems using a variety of hardware and software. Upon completion students should have an understanding of professional computer graphics.

ART 222. COMPUTER GRAPHICS II (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE:
ART 221.
This course is designed to enhance the student’s ability to produce an advanced level of computer generated graphics. Emphasis is on the application of original design to practical problems using a variety of hardware and software. Upon completion students should have an understanding of professional computer graphics.

ART 233. PAINTING I (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE:
ART 113, 121, or instructor permission.
This course is designed to introduce the student to fundamental painting processes and materials. Topics include art fundamentals, color theory, and composition. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate the fundamentals of art and discuss various approaches to the media and the creative processes associated with painting.
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ART 234. PAINTING II (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE:
ART 233.
This course is designed to develop the student’s knowledge of the materials and procedures of painting beyond the introductory level. Emphasis is placed on the creative and technical problems associated with communicating through composition and style. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate the application of the fundamentals of painting and the creative process to the communication of ideas.

ART 243. SCULPTURE I (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE:
ART 127 or instructor permission.
This course provides a study of three-dimensional form by familiarizing students with sculpting media and techniques. Topics include the fundamentals of art, sculpting media with emphasis on the creative process. Upon completion, students should understand the fundamentals of art and three-dimensional form, as well as the various media and processes associated with sculpture.

ART 244. SCULPTURE II (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE:
ART 243.
This course is designed to sharpen skills in the media and processes of sculpture. Emphasis is placed on personal expression through three-dimensional form. Upon completion, students should be able to apply the fundamentals of art, their knowledge of form, and the sculptural processes to communicating ideas.

ART 253. GRAPHIC DESIGN I (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE:
ART 180.
This course is designed to introduce the study of visual communication through design. Emphasis is placed on the application of design principles to projects involving such skills as
illustration, layout, typography and production technology. Upon completion, students should demonstrate a knowledge of the fundamentals of art and understanding of the relationship between materials, tools and visual communication.

ART 254. GRAPHIC DESIGN II (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE:
ART 253.
This course further explores the art of visual communication through design. Emphasis is placed on the application of design principles to projects involving such skills as illustration, layout, typography and production technology. Upon completion, students should be able to apply the knowledge of the fundamentals of art, material and tools to the communication of ideas.

ART 258. PHOTOGRAPHIC AND MEDIA PROBLEMS (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE:
ART 174.
This course deals with special problems in the student’s area of interest. Emphasis is placed on design, technique and results. Upon completion the student will be able to produce professional quality photographs in one particular area of photography.

ART 275. ADVANCED DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY (3-0-3)
PREREQUISITE:
ART 175 and/or as required by program.
This course explores various uses of digital photography. Subjects may include studio, portrait, landscape and other areas of photography. Upon completion, the student should be able to apply the techniques necessary to produce professional photographs of a variety of subjects.

ART 291. SUPERVISED STUDY IN STUDIO ART I (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE:
Instructor permission.
This course is designed to enable the student to continue studio experiences in greater depth. Topics are to be chosen by the student with the approval of the instructor. Upon completion the student should have a greater expertise in a particular area of art.

ART 292. SUPERVISED STUDY IN STUDIO ART II (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE:
ART 291 or instructor permission.
This course is designed to enable the student to continue studio experiences in greater depth. Topics are to chosen by the student with the approval of the instructor. Upon completion the student should have greater expertise in a particular area of art.

ART 293. DIRECTED READINGS IN ART (3-0-3)
PREREQUISITE
: As required by program.
This course offers supervised readings in the literature of visual arts. Emphasis is placed on in depth analysis of the chosen area of study. Upon completion, students should have an extensive knowledge of an advanced area in art and evidence of his or her work in the form of research.

ART 299. ART PORTFOLIO (0-6-3)
PREREQUISITE:
Instructor permission.
This course is designed to help the art major in the preparation and presentation of an art portfolio. Emphasis is placed on representing the student’s potential as an artist in order to interest employers, clients or schools. Upon completion, students should be able to make a professional presentation of their design and commun