Spring 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, Jan 18-May 21
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602           14060 Textbook
MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LAB M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 602             
 

TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC R.Houck              CRC MAIN A 602           14063 Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB R.Houck              CRC MAIN A 602             
 

F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           14065 Textbook
F         11:15AM-02:30PM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602             
 

Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           20425 Textbook
Th        07:30PM-10:20PM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602             


ART 301    Digital Drawing and Composition    3 Units

Course Family:
Drawing Fundamentals
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. Field trips may be planned.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       05:30PM-06:20PM LEC S.Karsiere           CRC MAIN LRC 108         15057 Textbook
TTh       06:30PM-07:50PM 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. (C-ID ARTS 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           14067 
Textbook
F         11:15AM-02:30PM 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, Jan 18-May 21
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           14562 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602             
 

TTh       03:00PM-03:50PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           15059 Textbook
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM 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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       03:00PM-03:50PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           15061 
Textbook
TTh       04:00PM-05:20PM 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. (C-ID ARTS 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC S.Karsiere           CRC MAIN A 605           14353 
Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM 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, Jan 18-May 21
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 605           14950 
Textbook
MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LAB M.Wiggins            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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC M.Woodcock           CRC MAIN A 605           14803 
Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB M.Woodcock           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, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC R.Houck              CRC MAIN A 602           14743 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB R.Houck              CRC MAIN A 602             
 

W         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602           14805 Textbook
W         07:30PM-10:20PM 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, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       12:00PM-12:50PM LEC R.Houck              CRC MAIN A 602           14745 Textbook
TTh       01:00PM-02:20PM LAB R.Houck              CRC MAIN A 602             
 

W         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602           14807 Textbook
W         07:30PM-10:20PM 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, Jan 18-May 21
MW        05:00PM-05:50PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN LRC 108         15016 Textbook
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN LRC 108           


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, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           14809 
Textbook
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC J.Wheelock           CRC MAIN A 501           14809 Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB J.Wheelock           CRC MAIN A 501             
 

MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           14082 Textbook
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC E.Blackburn          CRC MAIN A 501           14082 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             
 

MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB E.Blackburn          CRC MAIN A 501             
 

ThF       07:00PM-07:50PM LEC K.Lyons              CRC MAIN A 501           14085 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, Jan 18-May 21
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC K.Lyons              CRC MAIN A 501           14089 
Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB K.Lyons              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, Jan 18-May 21
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC K.Lyons              CRC MAIN A 501           14087 
Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB K.Lyons              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, Jan 18-May 21
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC L.Fitz Gibbon        CRC MAIN A 501           14078 
Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:20PM LAB L.Fitz Gibbon        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, Jan 18-May 21
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC L.Fitz Gibbon        CRC MAIN A 501           14080 
Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:20PM LAB L.Fitz Gibbon        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, Jan 18-May 21
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Trent               TBA TBA                 15282 
Textbook
2.0 Units, 108 Lab hours

TBA       TBA             LAB J.Kimbler             TBA TBA                 15284 Textbook
2.0 Units, 108 Lab hours

TBA       TBA             LAB L.Fitz Gibbon         TBA TBA                 15291 Textbook
1.0 Unit, 54 Lab hours

TBA       TBA             LAB L.Fitz Gibbon         TBA TBA                 15297 Textbook
2.0 Units, 108 Lab hours

TBA       TBA             LAB A.Trent               TBA TBA                 20346 Textbook
3.0 Units, 162 Lab hours

TBA       TBA             LAB J.Kimbler             TBA TBA                 20556 Textbook
1 Unit Lab.

TBA       TBA             LAB J.Kimbler             TBA TBA                 20572 Textbook
3 Unit Lab.

TBA       TBA             LAB L.Fitz Gibbon         TBA TBA                 20614 Textbook
1 Unit Lab.

Spring 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: August 28, 2014