Fall 2014 Class Schedule (CRC)



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ART 300    Elementary Drawing and Composition    3 Units

Course Family:
Drawing Fundamentals
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the fundamentals of drawing emphasizing the use of line, shape, value, perspective, space, and composition. It introduces and uses various drawing media and techniques for drawing. This is a foundation requirement for all art students. Field trips may be required. (C-ID ARTS 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602           13854 Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602             
 

MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602           13857 Textbook
MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LAB M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602             
 

F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602           13860 Textbook
F         11:15AM-02:20PM LAB M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602             
 

TTh       12:30PM-01:20PM LEC R.Houck              Elk Grove EGA 114        20071 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LAB R.Houck              Elk Grove EGA 114          
W         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           14399 Textbook
W         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602             


ART 302    Elementary Drawing and Composition    3 Units

Prerequisite: ART 300 with a grade of "C" or better; or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This studio course utilizes the skills acquired in ART 300 to pursue more complex problems. The student will initiate and execute a series of related works. (C-ID ARTS 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602           13862 
Textbook
F         11:15AM-02:20PM LAB M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602             
 

TTh       12:30PM-01:20PM LEC R.Houck              Elk Grove EGA 114        20073 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LAB R.Houck              Elk Grove EGA 114          
W         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           14401 Textbook
W         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602             


ART 304    Figure Drawing and Composition    3 Units

Course Family:
Figure Studies
Prerequisite: ART 300 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This studio class offers drawing from the human figure. There will be lectures and discussion on proportion, anatomy, and the relationship of the figure to space and composition. Student may wish to challenge the prerequisite by presenting to the instructor a portfolio of their work. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           14533 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602             


ART 305    Figure Drawing and Composition    3 Units

Course Family:
Figure Studies
Prerequisite: ART 304 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This studio course offers drawing from the human figure. There will be lectures and discussion on proportion, anatomy, and the relationship of the figure to space and composition. A local field trip to a museum or gallery may be assigned.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       02:40PM-03:30PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           14674 Textbook
TTh       03:40PM-05:00PM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602             


ART 320    Design: Fundamentals    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is comprised of lectures and projects concentrating on the elements of design (line, shape, color, texture, form, space) and the principles of organization (such as unity, variety, contrast, balance, emphasis, etc.) as applicable to both the fine and applied arts. Field trips may be planned. (C-ID ARTS 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC S.Karsiere           CRC MAIN A 605           14172 
Textbook
MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LAB S.Karsiere           CRC MAIN A 605             
 

W         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC S.Karsiere           CRC MAIN A 605           14739 Textbook
W         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB S.Karsiere           CRC MAIN A 605             


ART 323    Design: Color Theory    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers studio problems in the use and understanding of color and its application to works of art, interior design and graphics, basics of color theory, and color interchange. It also includes image and composition as related to the use of color both functionally and creatively. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC R.Houck              CRC MAIN A 605           14202 
Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB R.Houck              CRC MAIN A 605             


ART 327    Painting    3 Units

Course Family:
Painting
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an introduction to the tools, materials, and techniques of painting. Coursework includes exercises in light and color theory, description of form, color and spatial development, and composition. Field trips may be required for this course.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602           14384 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602             
 

T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602           14451 Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602             


ART 328    Painting    3 Units

Course Family:
Painting
Prerequisite: ART 327 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an intermediate studio course for the student who wishes to develop greater technical skills and problem-solving ability in a more independent framework. The student will initiate and execute progressively complex problems and assignments. Field trips may be required for this course.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602           14386 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602             
 

T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602           14453 Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602             


ART 338    Introduction to Digital Painting I    3 Units

Course Family:
Painting
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to the tools, materials, and techniques of painting using digital software to create and manipulate images. Coursework includes exercises in light and color theory, description of form, color and spatial development, and composition. The fundamental skills of drawing and painting will be applied to individual portfolio quality projects. Field trips may be planned.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN LRC 108         14535 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN LRC 108           


ART 361    Printmaking: Survey    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a printmaking survey course which may include relief (wood and linoleum), Intaglio (etching and drypoint), stencil (silkscreening) and monoprint processes. Field trips may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 605           14537 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 605             


ART 362    Printmaking: Intaglio    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course studies the techniques of Intaglio processes including hard ground etching, soft ground etching, aquatint, drypoint, engraving and/or mezzotint. Field trips are required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 605           19265 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 605             


ART 370    Three Dimensional Design    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a studio course covering the analysis of historical and contemporary designs and the resolution of technical and conceptual problems (using a variety of media such as: wood, fabric, glass, etc.) by the creation of 3-dimensional forms. Form, color, space, composition, and other formal values will be considered. This course may include visits to nearby museums and/or galleries.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           13865 
Textbook
MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             


ART 372    Sculpture    3 Units

Course Family:
Sculpture
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a basic practice class in the expressive use of form and color in space. The student will use a variety of media, including plaster, wood, glass, clay, or stone. Creative effort, development of individual expression, new ideas, and knowledge of technical processes will be stressed. Content will be developed by using both historical and contemporary approaches.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           13867 Textbook
MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             


ART 394    Wheel Thrown Ceramics, Beginning    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introductory class in wheel-thrown ceramics. The course will provide students with a broad understanding of the ceramics process, from clay composition to fired-glazed wares. Alternative firing processes are explored, such as Raku, pit firing, and sawdust firing. Students at all skill levels may enroll in the class.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           13873 
Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             
 

TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC L.Fitz Gibbon        CRC MAIN A 501           13875 Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB L.Fitz Gibbon        CRC MAIN A 501             
 

ThF       07:00PM-07:50PM LEC K.Lyons              CRC MAIN A 501           13879 Textbook
ThF       08:00PM-09:20PM LAB K.Lyons              CRC MAIN A 501             


ART 395    Wheel Thrown Ceramics, Intermediate    3 Units

Prerequisite: ART 394 with a grade of "C" or better; or equivalent skills demonstrated through the assessment process.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an intermediate class in wheel thrown ceramics. The course will provide students with opportunities to further explore the technical and creative processes of ceramic pottery-making, such as, Raku and primitive firing processes and experimentation of different surface treatments.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           13884 
Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             


ART 396    Wheel Thrown Ceramics, Advanced    3 Units

Prerequisite: ART 395 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an advanced class in wheel thrown ceramics. The class will provide students with individual approaches to create their own unique pottery forms. Emphasis will be placed on more aesthetic approaches to pottery-making. Students will be able to express individual artistic concepts and ideas through pottery forms using various advanced ceramic techniques, which include glazing, firing, and surface treatment.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           13881 
Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             


ART 402    Beginning Clay Sculpture    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to the basic hand-building techniques and methods. The class includes glazing and firing processes used in clay sculpture. Lectures and group discussions will be conducted in connection with the course.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           13869 
Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             


ART 404    Intermediate Clay Sculpture    3 Units

Prerequisite: ART 402 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an intermediate class in ceramic sculpture techniques and methods. The class will include glazing, surface treatment and various firing processes used in clay sculpture. Focus will be placed on in-depth examination of contemporary ceramic sculpture.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           13871 
Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             


ART 495    Independent Studies in Art    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: An independent studies project involves an individual student or small group of students in study, research, or activities beyond the scope of regularly offered courses. See the current catalog section of "Special Studies" for full details of Independent Studies.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 23-Dec 18
TBA       TBA             LAB J.Kimbler             TBA TBA                 15032 
Textbook
2 Unit Lab.

TBA       TBA             LAB Y.Taylor              TBA TBA                 15035 Textbook
1 Unit Lab.

TBA       TBA             LAB J.Kimbler             TBA TBA                 15038 Textbook
3 unit lab.



Fall 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: December 3, 2014