Fall 2012 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 25-Dec 20
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC E.Hwang              FLC MAIN FL2 154         15212 
Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB E.Hwang              FLC MAIN FL2 154           
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154         15214 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154         15684 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
TTh       07:00PM-07:50PM LEC M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154         15216 Textbook
TTh       08:00PM-09:20PM LAB M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154           
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC T.Germany            Off Campus RCC 8         15218 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB T.Germany            Off Campus RCC 8           
T         12:15PM-01:55PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       15188 Textbook
T         02:05PM-05:10PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         
F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC T.Germany            El Dorado EDC C105       15686 Textbook
F         11:15AM-02:30PM LAB T.Germany            El Dorado EDC C105         
W         05:30PM-07:10PM LEC M.Welty              El Dorado EDC C105       15190 Textbook
W         07:20PM-10:25PM LAB M.Welty              El Dorado EDC C105         


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 course expands on the drawing skills presented in ART 300 and covers more complex problems in observation, personal expression, and the formal exploration of composition. Students investigate subject, form, and content through the elements of art, principles of design, as well as diverse materials and techniques; and historical and contemporary approaches to drawing. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools. This course may be taken twice for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         19175 
Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           


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 25-Dec 20
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         15602 
Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           


ART 310    Pen and Ink Drawing    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ART 300
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers different techniques and materials used in pen and ink drawing. Topics include the historical development of pen and ink drawings by different artists; study of lines and values to depict different subjects and textures; and use of elements of art and principles of design to create works of art. The students are required to purchase materials needed for the course.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC E.Hwang              FLC MAIN PAC 1063        19178 
Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB E.Hwang              FLC MAIN PAC 1063          


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 25-Dec 20
M         05:00PM-07:15PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       15273 
Textbook
M         07:25PM-10:30PM 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 25-Dec 20
Th        12:15PM-01:55PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       15655 
Textbook
Th        02:05PM-05:10PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         


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 study of three-dimensional designs. Course topics include application of the elements of art and principles of design to create three dimensional forms. Use of diverse materials and techniques used in three dimensional forms will be included. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105       15883 
Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB A.Hart               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. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools. This course may be taken two times for credit.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 25-Dec 20
Sa        09:00AM-10:40AM LEC A.Hart               FLC MAIN FL2 159         15622 
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 25-Dec 20
T         05:30PM-07:10PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       15688 
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 25-Dec 20
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         15220 
Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
Th        05:30PM-07:10PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       15971 Textbook
Th        07:20PM-10:25PM LAB J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105         

Fall 2012 Class Schedule

Updated: December 4, 2012