Fall 2015 Class Schedule (FLC)



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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 media and techniques for drawing. This is a foundation requirement for all art students. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools. (C-ID ARTS 110)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
M         01:30PM-03:35PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154         15248 Textbook
M         03:35PM-04:00PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
W         01:30PM-04:00PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
This class meets MW 1:30-4:00.

TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154         15250 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154         15632 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154         19455 Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154           
TTh       06:00PM-06:50PM LEC M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154         15252 Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LAB M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154           



F         09:30AM-11:35AM LEC T.Germany            Off Campus RCC 8         15254 Textbook
F         11:45AM-02:50PM LAB T.Germany            Off Campus RCC 8           
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC T.Germany            El Dorado EDC C105       15236 Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB T.Germany            El Dorado EDC C105         
F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105       15238 Textbook
F         11:15AM-02:20PM LAB A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105         
W         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       18992 Textbook
W         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         


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. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools. (C-ID ARTS 200)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
M         01:30PM-03:35PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       15570 Textbook
M         03:35PM-04:00PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         
W         01:30PM-04:00PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         
This class meets MW 1:30-4:00.


ART 305    Figure Drawing II    3 Units

Course Family:
Figure Studies
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 course utilizes the skills acquired in ART 304 to pursue more complex work in figure drawing. Topics include the study of anatomy, proportion, foreshortening, figure in space, and color. Students are required to purchase materials needed for the course.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
M         01:30PM-03:35PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       15908 Textbook
M         03:35PM-04:00PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         
W         01:30PM-04:00PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         
This class meets MW 1:30-4:00.


ART 310    Pen and Ink Drawing    3 Units

Course Family:
Applied Drawing
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 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 22-Dec 17
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC H.Schmid             FLC MAIN PAC 1063        19003 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB H.Schmid             FLC MAIN PAC 1063          


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 is a studio course which covers the elements of art (line, shape, color, texture, and space) and principles of design (such as unity, variety, balance, movement, dominance, proportion, and economy) and the application of these elements in both fine and applied arts. This is a required course for students pursuing an AA in Studio Art and Design. The students are required to purchase materials needed for the course. (C-ID ARTS 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105       19000 
Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 334    Acrylic Painting    3 Units

Course Family:
Painting
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 the medium and techniques used in acrylic painting. Topics include a historical development of acrylic as a painting medium, techniques used in acrylic painting, and media used in acrylic painting. Students are required to purchase supplies needed for the course.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105       19457 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 370    Three Dimensional Design    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 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. (C-ID ARTS 101)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
M         10:25AM-12:30PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         15769 Textbook
M         12:30PM-12:55PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
W         10:25AM-12:55PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
This class meets MW 10:25-12:55.


ART 383    Metal Design: Emphasis In Fabrication    3 Units

Course Family:
Small Metal Arts
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.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
Sa        09:00AM-10:50AM LEC A.Hart               FLC MAIN FL2 159         15582 Textbook
Sa        11:00AM-02:05PM LAB A.Hart               FLC MAIN FL2 159           


ART 386    Intermediate Metal Design: Emphasis in Fabrication    3 Units

Course Family:
Small Metal Arts
Prerequisite: ART 383 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an intermediate course offering a historical and contemporary approach to fabrication of metal and jewelry design. Techniques may include forging, raising hollow forms, and the use of the hydraulic press in anticlastic and synclastic raising, matrix die forming and embossing molds. This is a concentrated study of intermediate work in elements of metal design and form. Students need to purchase metals and some required tools.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
Sa        09:00AM-10:50AM LEC A.Hart               FLC MAIN FL2 159         19884 Textbook
Sa        11:00AM-02:05PM LAB A.Hart               FLC MAIN FL2 159           


ART 390    Ceramics    3 Units

Course Family:
Ceramics-Hybrid
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.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       15636 Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 391    Intermediate Ceramics    3 Units

Course Family:
Ceramics-Hybrid
Prerequisite: ART 390 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is an intermediate course in wheel-throwing and sculpture techniques. It explores the technical and creative processes of ceramic pottery making and sculpture including surface treatment and various firing processes. Focus is placed on an in-depth examination of contemporary ceramics. The student will be given a materials/supplies needed list by the instructor, which the student must purchase and use in order to succeed in the course. Field trips outside of class time may be required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       19395 Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:35PM 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.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         15256 
Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       15802 Textbook
Th        07:30PM-10:35PM LAB J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105         


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. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         15918 
Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       15921 Textbook
Th        07:30PM-10:35PM LAB J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 495    Independent Studies in Art    1-3 Units

Prerequisite: None
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 162 hours LAB
Description: This course involves a student working individually on a topic of study and research beyond the scope of regularly offered courses. Upon the approval of the proposed topic, the student will work and keep in contact with the advisory faculty to successfully complete the topic study. Students may take this course up to four times without duplication of the topics.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 22-Dec 17
TBA       TBA             LAB TBA                  FLC MAIN FLCTBA          15901 
Textbook

Fall 2015 Class Schedule

Updated: January 28, 2016