Spring 2012 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 14-May 16
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602           14412 
Textbook
MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LAB M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602             
 

TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602           14415 Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602             
 

F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602           14417 Textbook
F         11:15AM-02:30PM LAB M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602             
 

Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC C.Charters           CRC MAIN A 602           15311 Textbook
Th        07:30PM-10:35PM LAB C.Charters           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 14-May 16
W         05:00PM-06:50PM LEC S.Karsiere           CRC MAIN LRC 108         19560 
Textbook
W         07:00PM-10:05PM LAB S.Karsiere           CRC MAIN LRC 108           


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. This course may be taken twice for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602           14419 
Textbook
F         11:15AM-02:30PM LAB M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602             
 

Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC C.Charters           CRC MAIN A 602           15313 Textbook
Th        07:30PM-10:35PM LAB C.Charters           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 14-May 16
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           15053 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602             
 

MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           20062 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM 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. A local field trip to a museum or gallery may be assigned and may require a fee. This course may be taken twice for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           20064 
Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602             
 

MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           15569 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM 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. Field trips may be planned that may require a fee.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 605           14779 
Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM 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 14-May 16
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC K.Bybee              CRC MAIN A 605           19472 
Textbook
MW        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 14-May 16
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 605           15414 
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. Field trips may be required for this course and may require a fee. This course may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602           15297 
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           15416 Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:20PM LAB M.Wiggins            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. Field trips may be required for this course and may require a fee. This course may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 16
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602           15299 
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           15418 Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:20PM LAB M.Wiggins            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 14-May 16
Th        05:30PM-07:10PM LEC S.Karsiere           CRC MAIN LRC 108         19871 
Textbook
Th        07:20PM-10:25PM LAB S.Karsiere           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 14-May 16
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           14426 
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 14-May 16
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           14428 
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 14-May 16
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           15420 
Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             
 

MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           14436 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             
 

ThF       07:00PM-07:50PM LEC L.Barnhart           CRC MAIN A 501           14439 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 14-May 16
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           14444 
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 14-May 16
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           14441 
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 14-May 16
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           14432 
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 14-May 16
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           14434 
Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:20PM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             

Spring 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: March 16, 2012