Undergraduate Art Studio
2013 Summer Term
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2-DIMENSIONAL DESIGN (GA)
Art Studio 102
This course is dedicated to the study of design for the flat surface. A variety of techniques, tools and materials are used to examine the basic elements, principles and concepts of visual organization. Emphasis is place on the development of problem solving skills and ideation.
INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY (GA)
Art Studio 213
This course is intended to offer beginning photographers the basics of visual composition, digital camera operation, photo file post camera adjustments and management and image editing for the creation of digital photographs using compact digital cameras.
CERAMICS I (GA)
Art Studio 251
A course designed to give the student the opportunity to explore hand building in slab, coil and other techniques; wheel throwing will be introduced as a basic means of pottery development. Work with a variety of glazing techniques will be stressed.
METAL AND JEWELRY I (GA)
Art Studio 271
Exploration into creating jewelry and small sculpture from brass, copper, bronze, and silver. This course is designed for both art majors and non-art majors.
COMPUTER GRAPHICS FOR THE ARTIST
Art Studio 287
Creation of computer generated artwork on the Amiga and MacIntosh systems with an emphasis on photo based digital imaging techniques. Lecture content includes discussions, readings and visual presentations on contemporary usage of electronically generated art and design.
INTERMEDIATE DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY
Art Studio 313
An intermediate course in digital photography/digital imaging techniques for art and design. Using filmless digital cameras and multi picture imaging, students gain appreciation for creative art and industry potentials for realizing creativity through photography. Students develop experiences in experimental methods, panoramic photography HDR imaging with introduction to studio lighting/tabletop photography.
Art Studio 341
An introduction to the disciplines associated with the techniques, media and aesthetics of sculpture.
Art Studio 342
A continuation of 110-341 with emphasis on individual direction. The intent is to develop a deeper meaning of art and art processes.
Art Studio 343
Arranged for the student as indicated by the student's own interest and abilities. The student is encouraged to work toward a high degree of competency and enlightenment.
METAL AND JEWELRY II
Art Studio 372
Continued exploration into the creation of jewelry and small sculpture from metal. Emphasis is on conceptual and technical achievement.
METAL AND JEWELRY III
Art Studio 373
This course emphasizes more complex construction and statements in the creation of jewelry and small sculpture from metal.
Art Studio 389
This course is an advanced study of typography building upon the foundational skills gained in previous coursework. Typographic communication will be covered through explorations of the typographic grid, the creation of a hierarchy of information, and typographic principles for both print and web design.
ADVANCED DIGITAL PHOTO STUDIO - ART, ADS, IMMERSIVE PHOTOGRAPHY
Art Studio 413
Students progress from hand held location based digital photographic techniques to advanced studio problems. Tabletop styling, lighting control, portraiture methods, experimental spherical VR, editiorial illustration and fine art imaging are explored using medium and large format HD filmless cameras. Spherical immersive photo VR for games, industry, art and idevice applications may be explored.
Art Studio 444
Advanced studio experience in sculpture.
SCULPTURE V: RESEARCH
Art Studio 445
A highly specialized course offering directed studio research in a specific problem related to sculpture. Repeatable for a maximum of 9 units in major/degree
METAL AND JEWELRY IV
Art Studio 474
An advanced course emphasizing design and creation of objects, both wearable and sculptural. Sophisticated technical skills will be explored with and emphasis on contemporary concepts.
METAL AND JEWELRY V: RESEARCH
Art Studio 475
A highly specialized course offering directed research in a specific creative problem related to metals and jewelry. Assignments will be made that further students conceptual direction. Repeatable for a maximum of 9 units in major/degree.
FIELD INTERNSHIP IN ART
Art Studio 492
Internship involving professional experience under the supervision of selected business and/or institutional personnel within student's area of emphasis. Departmental approval required for application. May be retaken to maximum of 6 credits in degree and major.
Art Studio 496
Variable topics. Group activity. Not offered regularly in the curriculum but offered on topics selected on the basis of timeliness, need, and interest, and generally in the format of regularly scheduled Catalog offerings. Repeatable.
Art Studio 498
Study of a selected topic or topics under the direction of a faculty member. Repeatable for a maximum of six credits in major/degree.