ART



ARAP 1100 - Art Appreciation ..................... 3 (3-0) Credits

Selected examples of work from a cross section of historical and contemporary visual art forms will be examined in terms of our evolving visual vocabulary. Attention to contributions of cultures, past and present.


ARHA 3401  - Ancient Art History ........................3.00 Credits Study of prehistoric and primitive art, ancient Near-Eastern art, Egyptian art, Aegean art, Greek art, Roman art and early Christian and Byzantine art.


ARHA 3402  - Renaissance Art History ................3.00 Credits Study of Italian and northern Renaissance art focusing on the personalities and developments  which  helped  shape  it  from  the 14th through 17th centuries.

Prerequisite: ARHA 3401.


ARHA 4069  - Special Problems/Art History........3.00 Credits Intensive individual explorationin thearea ofart history.

Prerequisite: Approval of the Department Chairperson and a supervising teacher and ARHA4403.


ARHA 4403  - Modern Art History........................3.00 Credits Study of modern art and of the artist and developments which helped shape the field from the Neoclassic and Romantic periods until today. Prerequisite: ARHA 3402

 

ARHA 4406  - African-American Art ....................3.00 Credits Study  of  sources,  prototypes  and  uses  from  such  aspects  as the philosophical, critical, visual, relevant to the history and development of African-American Art.  Offered alternate years.


ARST 1001  - Design I-Fundamentals of Design ..3.00 Credits Introduction to the basic language of the visual arts, giving special attention to two dimensional organization.


ARST 1031  - Drawing I-Basic Drawing ...............3.00 Credits

Introduction to the techniques, materials and principles of drawing with an emphasis on observational drawing.


ARST 2002  - Design II-Fundamentals of Design .3.00 Credits Further development of concepts begun in Design I and Drawing I, plus introduction to three dimensional design.  Emphasis given to working creatively with hand tools in variety  of  materials  and techniques.

Prerequisite: ARST 1001 or ARST 1031.


ARST 2032  - Drawing II-Intermediate Drawing.3.00 Credits

A continuation of principles and concepts explored in Drawing I. Prerequisite: ARST 1031.


ARST 2051  - Painting I...........................................3.00 Credits

Study of form, space, value, color and composition.  Painting from man- made forms, natural forms and imagination, the student will acquire a working knowledge of form control and development.

Prerequisites: ARST 2002 and ARST 2032.


ARST 2101  - Sculpture I-Basic Sculpture ........... 3.00 Credits Study of elementary sculptural form and techniques.  Explore and uses a variety of materials.

Prerequisites: ARST 2001 and ARST 2002.


ARST 3007  - Craft Design .....................................3.00 Credits   Study of the basic processes for working with wood, glass, plastic, etc. Special emphasis on forming processes   as well as consideration of methods of  joining and combining  materials. The concepts emphasized here will be open and  applicable  to a variety of technical possibilities.  Major restrictions.


ARST 3052  - Painting II-Intermediate Painting..3.00 Credits Continued exploration and experimentation with the formal problems  and concepts developed in Painting I.

Prerequisite: ARST 2051.


ARST 3081  - Ceramics I-Intro/Ceramic Art........3.00 Credits  Introduction to th materials, tools and techniques of ceramics. Emphasis on hand-building techniques.  Major restriction.



ARST 3082  - Ceramics II .......................................3.00 Credits Continuation of Ceramics I with emphasis on decoration and glazes, firing and other building or forming techniques.

Prerequisite: ARST 3081.s


ARST 3102  - Sculpture II ......................................3.00 Credits Continuation of Sculpture I. Emphasis will be placed on the use of the imagination on  the  development  of  more expressive  sculptural  form.

Prerequisite: ARST 2101.


ARST 3201  - Graphics I-Intro/Graphic Proc ......3.00 Credits Introduction to the basic techniques, procedures and processes of graphic expression.

Prerequisite: ARST 2032.


ARST 3202  - Graphics II .......................................3.00 Credits

Continuation of Graphics I.

Prerequisite: ARST 3201.


ARST 3501  - Textile Design ...................................3.00 Credits The study of design  as applied to contemporary hand printed  textiles. Major restriction.


ARST 4065  - Special Problems/Painting ..............3.00 Credits Intensive individual exploration in the area of painting.  For minor  and senior majors.  Major restriction.

Prerequisites: Approval of the Department Chairperson  and a supervising teacher.


ARST 4066  - Spec Pro/Sculpture ..........................3.00 Credits

Intensive individual exploration in the area of sculpture. Prerequisites: Approval of the Department Chair- person and a supervising teacher. Major restriction.

Prerequisite: ARST 3102.


ARST 4067  - Spec Pro/Graphics ...........................3.00 Credits

Intensive individual exploration in the area of graphics. Prerequisites: Approval of the Department Chair- person and a supervising teacher. Major restriction.

Prerequisite: ARST 3202.


ARST 4068  - Spec Pro/Drawing ............................3.00 Credits Intensive individual exploration in the area of drawing. Restricted for art majors.

Prerequisite: ARST 2032.


ARST 4070  - Special Problems in Ceramics ........3.00 Credits Intensive individual exploration in the area of ceramics. Restricted for art majors.

Prerequisite: ARST 3082.


ARST 4071  - Spec Pro/Design ...............................3.00 Credits Intensive individual exploration in the area of design. Restricted for art majors. Prerequisite: ARST 2002.


ARST 4072  - Techniques & Materials ..................3.00 Credits Intensive individual exploration in the area of techniques and materials

Prerequisites: Approval of  the  Department Chairperson and a supervising teacher.


ARST 4201  - Watercolor ........................................3.00 Credits

Exploration of the aquarelle technique.

Prerequisite: ARST 2032

 

ARST 4601  - Seminar I ..........................................3.00 Credits Senior. Study of current problems, trends, developments and personalities in  the arts.  Students will also utilize this class to develop a  portfolio of their work. Prerequisites: Senior standing and consent of Department.


ARST 4602  - Seminar II.........................................3.00 Credits Senior. Continued study of the world of  art,  exhibitions,  museums,  galleries, etc.  Student will also prepare and present a comprehensive exhibition of his  or  her work.

Prerequisites: Senior standing and consen of Department Chair- person.