Spring 2018 Class Schedule (CRC)



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ART 300    Drawing and Composition I    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 13-May 16
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           14378 Textbook
MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602             
 

F         09:00AM-10:50AM LEC S.Karsiere           CRC MAIN A 602           15459 Textbook
F         11:00AM-02:05PM LAB S.Karsiere           CRC MAIN A 602             
 

MW        03:30PM-04:20PM LEC M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602           15267 Textbook
MW        04:30PM-05:50PM LAB M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 602             
 

F         11:45AM-01:50PM LEC R.Houck              Elk Grove EGA 114        15337 Textbook
F         02:00PM-05:30PM LAB R.Houck              Elk Grove EGA 114          
Class is held at Elk Grove Center located at 10051 Big Horn Boulevard, Elk Grove CA 95757.

TTh       06:30PM-07:20PM LEC D.Rizam              CRC MAIN A 602           15207 Textbook
TTh       07:30PM-08:50PM LAB D.Rizam              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 13-May 16
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC J.Wheelock           CRC MAIN LRC 108         20296 Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB J.Wheelock           CRC MAIN LRC 108           


ART 302    Drawing and Composition II    3 Units

Course Family:
Drawing Fundamentals
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. Field trips may be required. (C-ID ARTS 205)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
F         11:45AM-01:50PM LEC R.Houck              Elk Grove EGA 114        15339 Textbook
F         02:00PM-05:30PM LAB R.Houck              Elk Grove EGA 114          
Class is held at Elk Grove Center located at 10051 Big Horn Boulevard, Elk Grove CA 95757.


ART 304    Figure Drawing I    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 13-May 16
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           14734 Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602             
 

MW        12:30PM-01:20PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           15033 Textbook
MW        01:30PM-02:50PM 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 13-May 16
TTh       09:00AM-09:50AM LEC S.Karsiere           CRC MAIN A 605           14591 
Textbook
TTh       10:00AM-11:20AM LAB S.Karsiere           CRC MAIN A 605             
 

MW        06:30PM-07:20PM LEC D.Rizam              CRC MAIN A 605           15461 Textbook
MW        07:30PM-08:50PM LAB D.Rizam              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 13-May 16
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 605           14974 
Textbook
MW        10:00AM-11:20AM LAB M.Wiggins            CRC MAIN A 605             


ART 327    Painting I    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. (C-ID ARTS 210)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
TTh       12:30PM-01:20PM LEC J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602           14868 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LAB J.Kimbler            CRC MAIN A 602             
 

MW        06:30PM-07:20PM LEC R.Houck              CRC MAIN A 602           14909 Textbook
MW        07:30PM-08:50PM LAB R.Houck              CRC MAIN A 602             


ART 328    Painting II    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 13-May 16
MW        06:30PM-07:20PM LEC R.Houck              CRC MAIN A 602           14911 Textbook
MW        07:30PM-08:50PM LAB R.Houck              CRC MAIN A 602             


ART 361    Printmaking: Survey    3 Units

Course Family:
Printmaking
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. (C-ID ARTS 220)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC TBA                  CRC MAIN A 605           19518 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB TBA                   TBA TBA                   


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. (C-ID ARTS 101)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           15244 
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, Jan 13-May 16
MW        09:00AM-09:50AM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           15246 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, Jan 13-May 16
MW        12:00PM-12:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           14389 
Textbook
MW        01:00PM-02:20PM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             
 

TTh       12:30PM-01:20PM LEC L.Fitz Gibbon        CRC MAIN A 501           15243 Textbook
TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LAB L.Fitz Gibbon        CRC MAIN A 501             
 

ThF       07:00PM-07:50PM LEC K.Lyons              CRC MAIN A 501           14392 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 13-May 16
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           14396 
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, Jan 13-May 16
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           14394 
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, Jan 13-May 16
T         05:00PM-06:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           14385 
Textbook
T         07:00PM-09:50PM 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, Jan 13-May 16
T         05:00PM-06:50PM LEC Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501           14387 
Textbook
T         07:00PM-09:50PM LAB Y.Taylor             CRC MAIN A 501             


ART 443    Art Gallery Operations    3 Units

Course Family:
Gallery Management
Prerequisite: None.
Enrollment Limitation: Two college art courses from art studio (ART) or art history (ARTH).
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This first-semester course involves gallery preparation and maintenance as students learn gallery fundamentals in the visual arts. Included are experiences in planning and installing exhibitions, inventory and maintenance of art, participation in staffing and docent activities, and gallery and student outreach programs. A field trip to a museum or gallery is required.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 13-May 16
F         09:00AM-10:50AM LEC TBA                  CRC MAIN M 350           15463 Textbook
F         11:00AM-02:05PM LAB TBA                  CRC MAIN M 350             

Spring 2018 Class Schedule

Updated: November 16, 2017