Fall 2010 Class Schedule (FLC)



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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 media and techniques for drawing. This is a foundation requirement for all art students. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools. This course may be taken twice for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154         21598 
Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154         21602 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC T.Germany            FLC MAIN FL2 154         22790 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB T.Germany            FLC MAIN FL2 154           
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC E.Hwang              FLC MAIN FL2 154         23076 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB E.Hwang              FLC MAIN FL2 154           
TTh       07:00PM-07:50PM LEC M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154         21606 Textbook
TTh       08:00PM-09:20PM LAB M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154           
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC A.Hart               Off Campus RCC 8         21610 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB A.Hart               Off Campus RCC 8           
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105       21518 Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105         
F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC J.Estey              El Dorado EDC C105       22794 Textbook
F         11:15AM-02:30PM LAB J.Estey              El Dorado EDC C105         
W         05:30PM-07:10PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       21522 Textbook
W         07:20PM-10:25PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         


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. Student may wish to challenge the prerequisite by presenting to the instructor a portfolio of their work.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
MW        07:00PM-07:50PM LEC M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154         22584 
Textbook
MW        08:00PM-09:20PM LAB M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154           


ART 308    Perspective Drawing    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the study of linear, atmospheric, and isometric perspectives to create spatial relationship in drawings. Topics include historical development of linear and atmospheric perspectives during the Renaissance and the development of atmospheric perspective in Asia; incorporation of perspective in two dimensional arts; and creating spatial relationships through the use of different perspectives. Field trips are required for this course.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         30493 
Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           


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 practices in the application and understanding of color as they are used in the fine and applied arts. Topics include color theory, its applications in two and three dimensional art, and historical use of colors in the visual arts. Students will need to purchase art supplies needed for the course.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
T         12:15PM-01:55PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       21788 
Textbook
T         02:05PM-05:10PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         


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 painting course for the student who wishes to expand technical skills and work in a more independent framework. The student will initiate and execute progressively complex assignments. Students must purchase all supplies for this course. This course may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
Th        12:15PM-01:55PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       30495 
Textbook
Th        02:05PM-05:10PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 336    Watercolor Painting    3 Units

Prerequisite: ART 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course is an introduction to transparent watercolor painting. The course topics include various materials and brush techniques in watercolor, color theory, and composition. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools. This course may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         22710 
Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           


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, Aug 21-Dec 16
Th        05:30PM-07:10PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       30499 
Textbook
Th        07:20PM-10:25PM LAB J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 383    Metal Design: Emphasis In Fabrication    3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers historical and contemporary approaches to fabrication of metal and jewelry design. Sculptural jewelry forms will be made utilizing processes of fabricating, surfacing, soldering, forming and forging of metals. Basic methods and techniques for use with silver and base metals will be covered.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
Sa        09:00AM-10:40AM LEC A.Hart               FLC MAIN FL2 159         22632 
Textbook
Sa        10:50AM-01:55PM LAB A.Hart               FLC MAIN FL2 159           


ART 390    Ceramics    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 a beginning ceramic class in hand building and wheel throwing techniques. Clay forming skills of pinch, coil, slab, press, and slump molds are covered, as well as an introduction to the potter's wheel. The geology of clay and glazes is included. Methods of glazing and firing are studied. Historical and modern ceramic traditions provide the context for this course material. Students will need to purchase clay and some required tools. This course may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
T         05:30PM-07:10PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       22798 
Textbook
T         07:20PM-10:25PM LAB J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105         


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 devoted to three dimensional and relief sculptural forms in clay. The course topics include glazing and firing processes used in clay sculpture. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools. This class may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 21-Dec 16
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         21618 
Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           


ART 494    Topics in Art    .5-4 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: ART 300 and 320.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: Designed to give students an opportunity to study topics not included in current course offerings. May be taken four times for credit, providing there is no duplication of topics.

Schedule: Eight Week - Second, Oct 16-Dec 10
Monotype Printmaking
F         09:00AM-10:30AM LEC K.Venturelli         FLC MAIN FL2 154         30501 
Textbook
F         10:30AM-12:55PM LAB K.Venturelli         FLC MAIN FL2 154           
This course examines the techniques of the monotype printmaking process and printing by hand and by press. Students will develop an understanding of basic monotype printmaking terms, materials, and techniques by executing and completing a series of related works. Emphasis is on the individual's creative expression via the monotype medium. The format of the class includes lectures, slide presentations, group discussions, lab time, and a portfolio.

Fall 2010 Class Schedule

Updated: November 23, 2010