ART

(ART formerly HUA)

 

 

ART 100 ART APPRECIATION

4 Credits, 4 Contacts
A course designed to acquaint the student with the terminology, materials and goals of the artist through lecture, field trips and guest speakers.
 
Prerequisite: Placement beyond or satisfactory completion of ENG 063 […]

ART 104 OBJECT DRAWING

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
This course focuses on freehand drawing from direct observation. Students learn drawing techniques, methods, linear perspective, and compositional skills. The properties of line, value, texture, shape and space are dealt with […]

ART 105 DRAWING STUDIO

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
This course focuses on the drawing experience as a means of creative problem solving. Different types of image-making processes are studied and evaluated as a means of effective communication. Students learn […]

ART 107 TWO-DIMENSIONAL DESIGN

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
This course focuses on the elements of design in visual expression. Emphasis is placed on two-dimensional problem solving, organization of visual elements, and color theory. These elements will be explored using […]

ART 108 THREE-DIMENSIONAL DESIGN

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
This course focuses on the elements of design in sculpture and spatial arrangement. Emphasis is placed on three-dimensional problem solving and organization of form in space. These elements will be explored […]

ART 115 INTRODUCTION TO GRAPHIC DESIGN

3 Credits, 4 Contacts
This course will introduce the various aspects of the graphic design field. Topics include visual communication theory and practice, an overview of typography, spatial relationships and the potential areas of […]

ART 116 COLOR THEORY FOR GRAPHIC DESIGN

3 Credits, 4 Contacts
This class will cover the theory of color with special emphasis on the unique color theories used in print and web application. The class will introduce the importance and use of […]

ART 151 CERAMICS I

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
Devoted to a survey of pottery processes including hand-building, technical information and a limited experience with the potters wheel.
 
Prerequisite: None

ART 160 BEGINNING PHOTOGRAPHY: DIGITAL

3 Credits, 4 Contacts
This is an introductory course in the processing and camera techniques of 35mm photography and will explore digital techniques. Emphasis is placed on basic photo composition, lighting, camera usage, darkroom techniques […]

ART 170 IMAGE MANIPULATION: PHOTOSHOP

3 Credits, 4 Contacts
This course will explore the spectrum of image input into the digital format, manipulation of the image and the desired output using Adobe Photoshop. This class will be accessible to the […]

ART 172 DIGITAL ILLUSTRATION

3 Credits, 4 Contacts
This course explores the basics of illustration using Adobe Illustrator and relevant computer hardware. Digital illustration will be used as a tool to create brochures, labels and packaging as well as […]

ART 210 LIFE DRAWING

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
This course focuses on drawing the human form from live models and the study of anatomy. The student will explore skeletal, muscular, and surface anatomy, as well as the essential aspects […]

ART 220 HISTORY OF ART I

4 Credits, 4 Contacts
This course is a historical survey of art from prehistory to the Renaissance. Art will be explored in the context of the culture in which it was created and the perspective […]

ART 221 HISTORY OF ART II

4 Credits, 4 Contacts
This course is a historical survey of art from the Renaissance to present day. Art will be explored in the context of the culture in which it was created and the […]

ART 231 SCULPTURE

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
This is an introductory course in sculpture which will explore the theories and concepts of three-dimensional art forms in space. Mechanical, structural and compositional principles will be studied. A variety of […]

ART 240 PAINTING

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
This is an introductory course in painting, which will prepare the student to realize visual observations and find personal expression through painting media. The class will explore oil, acrylic, watercolor and […]

ART 241 PRINTMAKING: INTAGLIO AND RELIEF

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
This course is an introduction to the print techniques of etching, aquatint, dry point, woodcut, and linoleum cut. The student will have opportunity to prepare plates and blocks for printing. All […]

ART 242 WATERCOLOR I

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
This course is a survey of the application, techniques, and limitations of watercolor as a representational painting medium. Students will experiment with a variety of traditional and contemporary watercolor processes. Included […]

ART 243 WATERCOLOR II

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
This is an advanced course in the application, techniques, and limitations of watercolor as a representational painting medium. Students will further experiment with a variety of traditional and contemporary watercolor processes. […]

ART 244 OIL PAINTING I

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
This is an introductory course in oil painting which will examine the traditional oil painting techniques of imprimitura, under-painting, over- painting and glazing. Oil painting materials, pigments, and mediums will be […]

ART 245 OIL PAINTING II

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
This is an advanced course in oil painting which will further examine the traditional oil painting techniques of imprimatur, under-painting, over-painting, and glazing. Oil painting materials, pigments, and mediums will be […]

ART 246 PRINTMAKING: SILK SCREEN

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
This course is an introduction to silkscreen painting techniques. The student will have opportunity to prepare screens for printing using manual and light sensitive masking techniques. All aspects of the screen […]

ART 252 PASTEL I

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
This is an introductory course in pastel painting. The materials, pigments, and techniques of pastel will be explored in depth. The class will also cover the technique of making soft pastels […]

ART 253 PASTEL II

3 Credits, 5 Contacts
This is an advanced course in pastel painting. The materials, pigments, and techniques of pastel will be explored in depth. An emphasis will be placed on techniques for painting detailed realism.
 
Prerequisite: […]

ART 260 ADVANCED PHOTOGRAPHY: COMMERCIAL AND FINE ART

3 Credits, 4 Contacts
This class will expand on the material covered in Beginning Photography and will give the student practical experience in portrait, product, and location photography with emphasis on professional photographic processes that […]

ART 271 GRAPHIC DESIGN INTERNSHIP

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
A course designed to give on-the-job experience that is commensurate with the student’s career objectives. It’s intended to provide the student with practical experience in a professional work environment. Internships […]

ART 274 TYPOGRAPHY

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
This course is designed to introduce students to the basics of typography and the use of type in graphic design and visual communication. The class covers type and the letterforms as […]

ART 276 ADVERTISING DESIGN

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
This course is designed to give practical insight into the discipline of marketing and how it applies to the creative process within advertising agencies to create effective, integrated advertising campaigns for […]

ART/CIS 280 WEB DESIGN WITH ADOBE DREAMWEAVER

3 Credits, 3 Contacts
This course will give the students a solid understanding of web design principles using Adobe Dreamweaver. Students will learn and configure the Dreamweaver environment, and use Dreamweaver to plan, create, and […]

ART 290 ART PORTFOLIO

2 Credits, 2 Contacts
This is a capstone course for the Associate of Arts in Visual Art degree. In this course the student will create a portfolio of their work in preparation for submission to […]