Fall 2016 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 20-Dec 15
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154         15470 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
This class meets MW 1:30-4:00.

TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154         15472 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154         15832 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154         16375 Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154           
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154         15474 Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154           



F         09:30AM-11:35AM LEC T.Germany            Rancho RCC1 105          15476 Textbook
F         11:45AM-03:00PM LAB T.Germany            Rancho RCC1 105            
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       15459 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         
F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC D.Coco-Russell       El Dorado EDC C105       15461 Textbook
F         11:15AM-02:30PM LAB D.Coco-Russell       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 20-Dec 15
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         15777 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           


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 20-Dec 15
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         16082 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           


ART 308    Perspective Drawing    3 Units

Course Family:
Applied Drawing
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ART 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course introduces the study of linear and atmospheric perspectives to create spatial relationship in drawings. Topics include historical development of linear and atmospheric perspectives; incorporation of perspective in two dimensional arts; and creating spatial relationships through the use of different perspectives. Students are required to purchase any supplies needed for the course work.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105       19076 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105         


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, value, space, texture, and color) and principles of design (such as unity, variety, balance, movement, emphasis, proportion, and economy), and the application and historical references of these concepts to both fine and applied arts. The students are required to purchase art materials and tools needed for the course. (C-ID ARTS 100)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC H.Schmid             FLC MAIN PAC 1063        16233 
Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB H.Schmid             FLC MAIN PAC 1063          


ART 327    Painting I    3 Units

Course Family:
Painting
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 is an introduction to the tools, materials, and techniques used in painting. Coursework includes exercises in light and color theory, description of form, color and spatial development, and composition. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools. (C-ID ARTS 210)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105       19092 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105         


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 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.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105       19094 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 336    Watercolor 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 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.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
W         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       19096 Textbook
W         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 337    Intermediate Watercolor Painting    3 Units

Course Family:
Painting
Prerequisite: ART 336 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers an in-depth study of watercolor in contemporary methods and concepts in transparent watercolor. Emphasis is given to different approaches in watercolor, composition, technical problems and solutions, and individual style development. Students are required purchase materials needed for the course.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
W         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       19098 Textbook
W         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB H.Schmid             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 20-Dec 15
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105       15962 Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105         
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 20-Dec 15
Sa        09:00AM-10:50AM LEC A.Hart               FLC MAIN FL2 159         15787 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 20-Dec 15
Sa        09:00AM-10:50AM LEC A.Hart               FLC MAIN FL2 159         16390 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 20-Dec 15
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       15834 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 20-Dec 15
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       16357 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 20-Dec 15
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         15478 
Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       15991 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 20-Dec 15
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         16088 
Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       16091 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 20-Dec 15
TBA       TBA             LAB M.Welty              FLC MAIN FLCTBA          16075 
Textbook

Fall 2016 Class Schedule

Updated: December 7, 2016