Spring 2010 Class Schedule (CRC)



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ART 300    Elementary Drawing and Composition    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 the fundamentals of drawing emphasizing the use of line, shape, value, perspective, space, and composition. It introduces and uses various mediums and techniques for drawing. This is a foundation requirement for all art students. This course may be taken twice for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602           19685 
Textbook
MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LAB M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602             
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TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602           19691 Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602             
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Sa        09:00AM-10:40AM LEC C.Charters           CRC MAIN A 602           19697 Textbook
Sa        10:50AM-01:40PM LAB C.Charters           CRC MAIN A 602             
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F         09:00AM-10:40AM LEC M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602           32272 Textbook
F         10:50AM-01:55PM LAB M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602             
M         05:00PM-07:05PM LEC M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602           22221 Textbook
M         07:15PM-10:30PM LAB M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602             


ART 301    Digital Drawing and Composition    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 designed to address the traditional qualities of creative drawing and the unique properties of drawings produced using computer technology. The course includes problems in observation and expression and the translating of these experiences into graphic terms by exploration of gesture, line, texture, shape, volume, space, perspective, light, and shadow. A lab fee is required for digital printing. Field trips may be planned that may require a fee.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
M         05:30PM-07:35PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN LRC 108         21399 
Textbook
M         07:45PM-10:50PM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN LRC 108           


ART 302    Elementary Drawing and Composition    3 Units

Prerequisite: ART 300 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 utilizes the skills acquired in ART 300 to pursue more complex problems. The student will initiate and execute a series of related works. This course may be taken twice for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
Sa        09:00AM-10:40AM LEC C.Charters           CRC MAIN A 602           19701 
Textbook
Sa        10:50AM-01:40PM LAB C.Charters           CRC MAIN A 602             
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F         09:00AM-10:40AM LEC M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602           32274 Textbook
F         10:50AM-01:55PM LAB M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602             
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M         05:00PM-07:05PM LEC M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602           22225 Textbook
M         07:15PM-10:30PM LAB M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602             


ART 304    Figure Drawing and Composition    3 Units

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. This course may be taken twice for credit. This course has an additional lab fee. Student may wish to challenge the prerequisite by presenting to the instructor a portfolio of their work.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           21375 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602             


ART 305    Figure Drawing and Composition    3 Units

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. This course may be taken twice for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           21379 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM 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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        12:30PM-01:20PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 605           20591 
Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM LAB J.Kimbler            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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC K.Bybee              CRC MAIN A 605           20659 
Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB K.Bybee              CRC MAIN A 605             


ART 324    Collage and Assemblage    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 investigates the alteration and creation of a dimensional surface with found and constructed materials. Topics on the history of collage and assemblage and the application of historical and contemporary techniques and concepts provide the impetus for production of works of art. Development of a personal visual language is fundamental to this course. Field trips may be planned that may require a fee.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 605           32008 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 605             


ART 327    Painting    3 Units

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. This course may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602           22153 
Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602             
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W         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC C.Charters           CRC MAIN A 602           32010 Textbook
W         07:30PM-10:20PM LAB C.Charters           CRC MAIN A 602             


ART 328    Painting    3 Units

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. This course may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602           22157 
Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602             
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W         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC C.Charters           CRC MAIN A 602           32012 Textbook
W         07:30PM-10:20PM LAB C.Charters           CRC MAIN A 602             


ART 338    Introduction to Digital Painting I    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 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 that may require a fee. This course may be taken twice for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN LRC 108         32280 
Textbook
Th        07:30PM-10:35PM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN LRC 108           


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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           19715 
Textbook
MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             


ART 372    Sculpture    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 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. This course may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           19719 
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. The class may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC L.Barnhart           CRC MAIN A 501           32014 
Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB L.Barnhart           CRC MAIN A 501             
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Sa        09:00AM-10:50AM LEC E.Blackburn          CRC MAIN A 501           19735 Textbook
Sa        11:00AM-01:50PM LAB E.Blackburn          CRC MAIN A 501             
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MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           20585 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             
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ThF       07:00PM-07:50PM LEC L.Barnhart           CRC MAIN A 501           19743 Textbook
ThF       08:00PM-09:20PM LAB L.Barnhart           CRC MAIN A 501             


ART 395    Wheel Thrown Ceramics, Intermediate    3 Units

Prerequisite: ART 394 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 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. The class may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           19753 
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. The class may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           19747 
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. This class may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           19727 
Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:20PM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             


ART 404    Intermediate Clay Sculpture    3 Units

Prerequisite: ART 402. Grade of "C" or better required to meet prerequisite.
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. This class may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           19731 
Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:20PM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             


ART 410    Beginning Photography    3 Units

Same As: PHOTO 301
Prerequisite: None.
Corequisite: PHOTO 300 (may be taken concurrently)
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: A course combining lectures and hands-on experience in black and white photography. Instruction includes camera function, exposure control, film processing, enlarging prints, low-light photography, and print finishing. Creative control and elements of composition will also be stressed. The format of the class includes lectures, slide presentations, lab time, written tests, and a portfolio. A lab fee is charged for all studio classes. This course is the same as PHOTO 301. This course under either name, may be taken only one time for credit. See "Cross-Listed Courses" in the catalog.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
TTh       08:00AM-08:50AM LEC J.West               CRC MAIN BS 104            
T         09:00AM-11:50AM LAB J.West               CRC MAIN BS 104          20901 
Textbook
Th        09:00AM-11:50AM LAB J.West               CRC MAIN BS 104          20903 Textbook
Two Labs are associated with the Tuesday/Thursday Lecture. Select one Laboratory from the two Labs listed above and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.

M         04:45PM-06:50PM LEC K.Mayo               CRC MAIN CAC 138           
M         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB K.Mayo               CRC MAIN BS 104          20179 Textbook
Th        05:00PM-08:05PM LAB K.Mayo               CRC MAIN BS 104          20181 Textbook
Two Labs are associated with the Monday evening Lecture. Select one Laboratory from the two Labs listed above and register using that class number. You will be automatically enrolled into the Lecture.


ART 430    Art and Children    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 45 hours LEC ; 27 hours LAB
Description: This is an exploratory course in children's art, dealing with the three aspects of art: seeing and feeling visual relationships, producing works of art, and knowing and understanding art objects. At each age and grade level, art will be selected as it relates to the child's growth and development. Suggested for recreational leadership, preschool or elementary teachers, and caregivers.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
MW        03:00PM-04:05PM LEC K.Holland-Scholer    CRC MAIN A 605           22135 
Textbook
MW        04:15PM-04:55PM LAB K.Holland-Scholer    CRC MAIN A 605             
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M         06:00PM-08:40PM LEC K.Holland-Scholer    CRC MAIN A 605           19723 Textbook
M         08:50PM-10:20PM LAB K.Holland-Scholer    CRC MAIN A 605             


ART 494    Topics in Art    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
See UC Limitations & Counselor
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is designed to give students an opportunity to study topics not included in current course offerings. This course may be taken four times for credit, providing there is no duplication of topics.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 16-May 19
Raku Ceramics
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           20409 
Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             
3.0 Units Hours: 36 hours LEC: and 54 hours LAB
Topic Description: This is an intermediate/advanced course in the study of western style Raku firing. It will explore the techniques and concepts of contemporary Raku firing with various glazes and surface treatments. Lecture, critique and discussion will be included in the course.

Spring 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: July 30, 2010