Courses Offered

ART 101 HISTORY OF WESTERN ART I (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 48 lecture hours/semester. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.

Comprehensive survey of the history of arts (architecture, painting, sculpture and other media) in the Western traditions and the understanding of art as reflections of the cultures from which the art emerged. Survey of the arts from the historic periods of the Prehistoric to the late 1300’s. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).

ART 102 HISTORY OF WESTERN ART II (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 48 lecture hours/semester. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.

Comprehensive survey of the history of arts (architecture, painting, sculpture and other media) in the Western traditions and the understanding of art as reflections of the cultures from which the art emerged. Survey of the arts from the historic periods of the Renaissance to contemporary times. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).

ART 105 ART OF ASIA AND THE NEAR EAST (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 48 lecture hours/semester. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.

Survey of Asian and Near Eastern Art, especially India, China and Japan, and Persia. Investigation of the cultural sources of artwork as well as their aesthetic qualities. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).

ART 107 ART OF OUR TIMES (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 48 lecture hours/semester. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.

An introduction to the American visual experience of today including painting, sculpture, architecture, industrial, interior, package, advertising, furniture, design, etc. Transfer credit: CSU (C1).

ART 115 ART, MUSIC AND IDEAS (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 48 lecture hours/semester. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.

An integrated consideration of art and music as reflections of the philosophies and traditions of cultures. The understanding of the various elements common to the creative efforts of art and music are emphasized as a means to enhance and extend a student’s recognition, involvement, and ultimately, appreciation of these effores. Diverse media are examined to demonstrate the realizations of ideas into works of art and music. Also listed as MUS. 115. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).

ART 120 ART OF THE AMERICAS (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Three lecture hours per week. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 836.

An examination of the diverse indigenous arts and cultures of the Americas, the impact of colonialism and the development of ethnic arts in the 19th and 20th centuries in the Americas. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).

ART 130 ART APPRECIATION (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 48 lecture hours/semester. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.

An investigation of the concepts and traditions of art to develop the recognition of arts' communicative abilities. Historical events, customs, traditions, and technology are to be evaluated as integrated and interactive elements which influence the creation of art. The synthesis and articulation of the students' perceptions for discussion are emphasized. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).

ART 201 FORM AND COMPOSITION I (2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Three unit sections meet three lecture hours and three lab hours per week plus three studio hours by arrangement per week; two unit sections meet two lecture hours and two lab hours per week plus one studio hour by arrangement per week. Prerequisite: ART 202 ' ART 201.

ART 201 Form and Composition I: ' Study of form and space relationships with rendering of line, mass, and values through a sequence of original problems based on the fundamental understanding of geometric forms. Media will include pencils, conte crayons, inks and paints. Recommended as a first level course for anyone desiring to participate in an art experience or program. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).
ART 202 FORM AND COMPOSITION II (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Three unit sections meet three lecture hours and three lab hours per week plus three studio hours by arrangement per week; two unit sections meet two lecture hours and two lab hours per week plus one studio hour by arrangement per week. Prerequisite: ART 202 ' ART 201.

ART 202 Form and Composition II ' Further study of form and advanced composition using various media in black and white and in color, illustration, experimental pictorial composition and three dimensional constructions. May be repeated twice for credit. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

ART 204 DRAWING I (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 16 studio hours by arrangement/semester.

Basic introduction to drawing using both simple and complex forms derived from nature, life, and still life sources. A variety of media will be used. Recommended as a first level course for anyone desiring to participate in an art experience or program. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).

ART 205 DRAWING II (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 16 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: ART 204 or ART 201.

Materials and techniques in common use; traditional and contemporary pen, pencil, and conte crayon expression. Rendering of everyday objects and scenes. Methods of depicting shade, shadows, and textures, and acquiring skill in value transition. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

ART 207 LIFE DRAWING (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.) Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 16 studio hours by arrangement/semester.

The study of the human form as art using the techniques and materials of drawing in severla media. Application of fundamental studies of anatomy in the pursuit of expressive representation of the human figure. Studio practice drawing from live models. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

ART 208 PORTRAIT DRAWING I (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 16 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.

Portrait characterizations using the techniques and materials of drawing in several media. Application of fundamental studies of the anatomy of the head and faces in the pursuit of expressive representations of people. Individualized instruction is emphasized. Studio practice drawing from live models. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

ART 209 PORTRAIT DRAWING II (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 16 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: ART 208. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.

Advanced portrait characterizations expanding upon the drawing techniques of Portrait Drawing I. Further enhancements of drawings based upon astute studies of the anatomy of the head and faces. Individualized instruction is emphasized. Studio drawing sessions of male and female live models. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

ART 214 COLOR (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 16 studio hours by arrangement/semester.

Drawing proficiency is not required. Introduction to the physical and psychological properties of color. This course stresses the knowledge and skills needed to use color aesthetically. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

ART 221 PAINTING I (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 16 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: ART 222 – ART 221.

Fundamentals of image creation with various paint media. An exploration of techniques, materials and approaches to use painting to create artworks which share ideas and perceptions with others.Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).

ART 222 PAINTING II (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 16 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: ART 221.

Refinement and further development of the art of painting in the creation of works which share ideas and perceptions with others. An intermediate level course in techniques, materials and theories of painting.Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

ART 231 WATERCOLOR I (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 16 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Recommended: Satisfactory completion of one or more college level studio art courses.

Introduction to Transparent and Opaque Watercolor. Varied approaches and techniques. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

ART 232 WATERCOLOR II (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 16 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: ART 231 or equivalent.

Additional exploration of watercolor painting as a vehicle for creative art expression. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

ART 234 PRINTMAKING I (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 32 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.

Basic introduction to printmaking using techniques and materials to create limited edition prints in a variety of media. May include Monotype, Drypoint, Collograph, Lithography, and Lino cut. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

ART 235 PRINTMAKING II (2 or 3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Three unit sections meet three lecture hours and three lab hours per week plus three studio hours by arrangement per week; two unit sections meet two lecture hours and two lab hours per week plus one studio hour by arrangement per week.

Further exploration of printmaking techniques including etching, monotype, woodcut and linocut. Students will specialize in an area for advanced study and production. May be repeated twice for credit. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

ART 239 PRINTMAKING II: MONOTYPE, MONOPRINT AND MIXED MEDIA (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 16 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: ART 234 or equivalent.

Advanced practice in monotype, monoprint, and mixed media print processes. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 248 PORTRAITS IN PASTEL (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 16 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: ART 208 or equivalent.

Introductory course to portraitute in the medium of pastels. Techniques with soft pastels and other related media on a variety of material surfaces will be explored. Emphasis on artistic expressions utilizing the techniques of soft pastels to draw and color portrait images. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).

ART 301 DESIGN (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 16 studio hours by arrangement/semester.

Introduction to basic design elements and principles including color, line and form. Studio application involving various approaches to subject matter and abstract organization. Transfer credit: UC, CSU (C1).

ART 302 ADVANCED DESIGN (2 or 3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Three unit sections meet three lecture hours and three lab hours per week plus three studio hours by arrangement per week; two unit sections meet two lecture hours and two lab hours per week plus one studio hour by arrangement per week. Prerequisites: ART 302 ' ART 301.

ART 302 Advanced Design ' Additional study of design elements and principles. Studio practice centered upon creative interpretations and problem solving, using varied art materials and techniques both two and three dimensional. May be repeated twice for credit. Transfer credit: UC, CSU.
ART 311 LETTERING AND LAYOUT I (2 or 3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Three unit sections meet three lecture hours and three lab hours per week plus three studio hours by arrangement per week; two unit sections meet two lecture hours and two lab hours per week plus one studio hour by arrangement per week.

Development of student proficiency in lettering and layout techniques and principles required for graphic design. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 312 LETTERING AND LAYOUT II (2 or 3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Three unit sections meet three lecture hours and three lab hours per week plus three studio hours by arrangement per week; two unit sections meet two lecture hours and two lab hours per week plus one studio hour by arrangement per week.

Development of student proficiency in lettering and layout techniques and principles required for graphic design. ART 312 may be repeated twice for credit. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 322 ILLUSTRATION (2 or 3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Three unit sections meet three lecture hours and three lab hours per week plus three studio hours by arrangement per week; two unit sections meet two lecture hours and two lab hours per week plus one studio hour by arrangement per week. Prerequisite: ART 204 Drawing I; Recommended: ART 301 Design.

The use of diverse art techniques and materials to meet the image or illustration requirements of commercial designs. Drawing, painting, three-dimensional, and photographic techniques will be examined. May be repeated for credit a maximum of three times. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 338 ADVERTISING ART (2)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Two lecture hours and two lab hours per week plus one studio hour by arrangement per week.

Study of commercial art techniques and approaches with an emphasis on creative design and illustration used in advertising art. Studio practice in preparation of art work for reproduction. May be repeated once for credit. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 350 VISUAL PERCEPTION THROUGH PHOTOGRAPHY (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 48 lecture hours. Recommended:Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.

A course which combines fundamentals of digital picture taking and the analysis of images to gain insights into photography’s communicative abilities and how they influence viewers' understanding of their world. Students' own work and images from print media, movies and television are used as the basis for discussion. Transfer credit: CSU (C1).

ART 351 BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHY I (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 48 studio hours by arrangement/semester; two unit sections meet a minimum of 32 lecture hours and 32 lab hours plus 32 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.

An introduction to film-based 35mm black and white photography. Students will gain skills to view and produce photographs as an alternative means of sharing personal observations and perceptions. To develop personally meaningful images, the knowledge and application of photographic equipment, materials and techniques are emphasized. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).

ART 352 BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHY II (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 48 studio hours by arrangement/semester; two unit sections meet a minimum of 32 lecture hours and 32 lab hours plus 32 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: ART 351 or equivalent

An intermediate course expanding upon concepts and techniques developed in ART 351. Students will enhance skills to produce photographs to better share personal observations and perceptions. Critical considerations of style, content and presentation will be fundamental components of students' projects. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).

ART 353 BLACK AND WHITE PHOTOGRAPHY III (3) (Pass/No Pass or letter grade.) Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 48 studio hours by arrangement/semester; two unit sections meet a minimum of 32 lecture hours and 32 lab hours plus 32 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisites: ART 352 or equivalent.

An advanced course expanding upon concepts and techniques developed in ART 351 and ART 352. Major emphasis is on the critical considerations of the application of skills to produce photographs that share personal perspectives based upon observations and perceptions. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 354 COLOR PHOTOGRAPHY I (3) (Pass/No Pass or letter grade.) Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 32 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.

Introduction to the use of color photography as an alternative means of sharing personal observations and perceptions. In addition to the knowledge and application of the photographic equipment, materials and techniques, students are introduced to the concepts and principles of using images as a means of communication and expression. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 355 COLOR PHOTOGRAPHY II (3) (Pass/No Pass or letter grade.) Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 32 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: ART 354 or equivalent.

A continuation of Color Photography I, expanding upon the understanding and use of images as an alternative means of sharing personal perspectives and expressions. An important emphasis of course is the production of artworks that reflect upon personal observations, perceptions and considerations of one's world. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 363 ALTERNATIVE PROCESSES IN PHOTOGRAPHY I (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Two lecture hours plus three lab hours per week. Prerequisite: ART 351 or demonstration of basic darkroom skills.

An introduction to non-silver printing processes, transfer of Polaroid images to other media, and hand-coloring techniques for print modification. Explores manipulations of original images to reveal forms of expression unattainable through traditional photographic processes. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 364 ALTERNATIVE PROCESSES IN PHOTOGRAPHY II (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Two lecture hours plus three lab hours per week. Prerequisite: ART 363 or equivalent skills and techniques.

Elaboration and refinement of techniques introduced in ART 363: non-silver printing processes, Polaroid transfer, emulsion transfer, lithographic materials, and others. Emphasizes the completion of a cohesive portfolio of personally significant images utilizing sophisticated application of non-traditional photographic processes. May be repeated twice for credit. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 377 DIGITAL IMAGING II (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Two lecture and three lab hours per week plus one lab hour by arrangement per week. Prerequisite: ART 376.

An intermediate course expanding creative efforts in producing art with computerized imaging and the alteration of the art with image manipulation software such as Adobe Photoshop. Refinement of use of output modes for digital files. Continued in-depth application of principles of design, art theories, and consideration of the works of contemporary and historic artists. May be repeated twice for credit. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 401 THREE-DIMENSIONAL DESIGN (3) (Pass/No Pass or letter grade.) Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 32 hours by arrangement/semester.

Introduction to fundamental concepts and the historical references of organizing forms in three dimensions. Studio application involving various materials to explore 3-D concepts. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

ART 405 SCULPTURE I (3) (Pass/No Pass or letter grade.) Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 32 studio hours by arrangement/semester.

An introduction to sculpture processes. Studio practice using a variety of materials, e.g., wood, metal, plaster, clay, stone and mixed-media assemblage to make three dimensional works of art. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).

ART 406 SCULPTURE II (3) (Pass/No Pass or letter grade.) Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 32 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: ART 405 or equivalent.

Advanced study and practice in three dimensional form; a continuation of ART 405 in developing mastery of the media of sculpture, e.g., wood, metal, plaster, clay, stone, and mixed-media assemblage. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

ART 407 SCULPTURE III: DIRECT METAL (3) (Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 32 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: ART 405 or equivalent.

Creation of sculptural form in metal using welding, brazing and soldering techniques for fabrication of line, plane, found-object and mixed-media compositions. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 408 BRONZE CASTING (1)

(Credit/No Credit or letter grade.)

Total of sixteen lecture and nine lab hours.

An intensive introduction to the bronze casting process. Students will be given an overview of objects made of bronze, from earliest tools produced to present-day sculpture and from many different cultures. They will then make a sculpture in clay and take that sculpture through all of the stages involved in converting it into a finished bronze. May be repeated for credit a maximum of three times. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 411 CERAMICS I (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 32 studio hours by arrangement/semester.

An introductory course in ceramics and the creative process. Students will learn ceramic hand-building, glazing and firing methods as a means of self-expression and communication. Transfer credit: UC; CSU (C1).

ART 412 CERAMICS II (3) (Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 32 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisites: ART 411 or equivalent. Recommended: Completion of or concurrent enrollment in ART 301 recommended.

Additional study of ceramic processes and their application in art. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

ART 417 CERAMIC GLAZING TECHNIQUES (3) (Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 32 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: Art 412 or equivalent.

Advanced glazing techniques including special glazes, glaze composition, and multi-firing techniques. Projects with emphasis on glaze effects. Transfer credit: UC; CSU.

ART 418 CERAMICS III (3) (Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 32 hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: ART 412 or equivalent.

Advanced study of ceramics with a focus on either sculptural or functional artworks in clay. A series of focused ceramics pieces will culminate in the creation of a portfolio. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 430 INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL ART (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 32 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100 or equivalent.

Explores creative uses of digital technologies, and introduces digital art from historical and contemporary perspectives. Learn a range of skills and software used in the creation and editing of digital artworks for print, web, and multimedia. This entry-level course is a prerequisite for all other Digital Arts courses. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 431 RASTER IMAGE DESIGN I (3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 48 lab hours plus 32 studio hours by arrangement/semester. Prerequisite: ART 430 or equivalent. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.

A digital art course using creative assignments to study specific concepts as well as encouraging creative exploration of the topic and software. Students develop creative digital images using digital manipulation and image correction software like Adobe Photoshop. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 665, 667 SPECIAL TOPICS IN ART (.5 or 1 or 2 or 3) (Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Lecture-based sections (1 or 2 or 3 units):Minimum of 16, 32 or 48 lecture hours/semester, plus additional hours by arrangement where indicated. Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.

Studio-activity sections (.5 or 1 or 2 or 3 units):Minimum of 24, 48, 96 or 144 lab hours/semester, plus additional studio hours and/or hours by arrangement. Recommended: Successful completion of a beginning art studio course, or equivalent.

Specialized courses in Art designed for the focused investigation of a particular issue or topic. The courses are designed to address either artistic theoretical or rhetorical issues, or to acquire technical or craftsmanship skills of particular materials and processes associated with a specific studio art. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 665S1 OIL PAINTING Recommended: Successful completion of a beginning art studio course, or equivalent. Beginning to advanced studio practice in oil painting. Study includes a variety of technical approaches to form, composition and content. Transfer: UC; CSU.
ART 665SI INTENSIVE PAINTING STUDIO (0.5)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

A minimum of 24 lab hours/semester Recommended: ART 221 or equivalent. Exploration and application of ideas and strategies used to manifest art in the form of painting. This class allows uninterrupted hours in which to concentrate on the creation of paintings and to share ideas and perceptions with others. Transfer credit: CSU.

ART 665SY CERAMICS: SURFACES AND FIRINGS Recommended: Successful completion of a beginning art studio course, or equivalent. In this class, open to intermediate and advanced levels, continuing ceramics students will select an advanced functional or sculptural ceramics topic to study and practice. Emphasis will be on surface techniques and various firing methods. NOTE: This course has a non-refundable materials charge of $10. Transfer: UC; CSU.
ART 667SA CERTAMICS PORTFOLIO Recommended: Successful completion of a beginning art studio course, or equivalent. Open to intermediate to advanced ceramics students, this class will help continuing ceramics students create a series of focused clay artwork. We will also cover writing an artist statement and how to document the pieces you create. NOTE: This course has a non-refundable materials charge of $12. Transfer: UC; CSU.
ART 667SB PLASTER SCULPTURE Recommended: Successful completion of a beginning art studio course, or equivalent. Plaster is an inexpensive and highly versatile material. We will explore some of the many possible approaches to building a sculpture including the use of armatures, solid blocks, chicken wire and burlap. NOTE: This course has a non-refundable materials charge of $10. Transfer: UC; CSU.
ART 667SC CREATIVE PORTRAITURE Recommended: Successful completion of a beginning art studio course, or equivalent. Exploration and experimentation with representational portraiture. For the student who has a foundation in traditional portrait drawing. Emphasis will be on an in-depth study of the finished portraiture in black and white and/or color media. May be repeated for credit a maximum of three times. Transfer: UC; CSU.
THE INDIVIDUAL PORTRAIT (2) We will seek out and explore, even celebrate, the individual differences in a person's face and in his personality. We will abandon all preconceptions of what a face "should" look like, abandon generic symbols, and seek out what is unique about a person, what sets him apart from others. May be repeated for credit a maximum of three times. Transfer: UC; CSU.
ART 667SE ADVANCED TECHNIQUE IN CERAMIC SCULPTURE Students will explore a board range of techniques with the material clay, including advanced methods of guilding, glazing and firing. This course has a non-refundable materials charege of $10. Transfer: UC; CSU.
ART 667SF POINT AND SHOOT DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY (.5) (Pass/No Pass or letter grade.) Overall functions of your point and shoot digital camera and the creative abilities you can achieve once you have mastered the various features included in your camera’s manual menu. Transfer: UC; CSU.
ART 667SI BEGINNING CERAMICS (2.5) (Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Minimum of 32 lecture hours and 24 lab hours/semester. An introductory course to ceramics and the creative process. Students will learn hand-building, glazing, as well as loading and firing kilns using ceramics as a means of self-expression and communication. Transfer: UC; CSU.

ART 695 INDEPENDENT STUDY IN ART (0.5-3)

(Pass/No Pass or letter grade.)

Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 846 or ESOL 400, or equivalent.

Designed for students who are interested in furthering their knowledge via self-paced, individualized instruction provided in selected areas or directed study to be arranged with instructor and approved by the division dean using the Independent Study Form. Varying modes of instruction can be used -- laboratory, research, skill development, etc. For each unit earned, students are required to devote three hours per week throughout the semester. Students may take only one Independent Study course within a given discipline. Transfer credit: CSU.

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