Fall 2017 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 19-Dec 14
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         15488 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154         15490 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         15819 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
F         09:30AM-11:35AM LEC T.Germany            Rancho RCC1 105          15494 Textbook
F         11:45AM-03:00PM LAB T.Germany            Rancho RCC1 105            
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105       15477 Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105         
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC T.Germany            El Dorado EDC C105       16240 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB T.Germany            El Dorado EDC C105         
F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC M.Welty              El Dorado EDC C105       15479 Textbook
F         11:15AM-02:30PM LAB M.Welty              El Dorado EDC C105         


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 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. (C-ID ARTS 205)

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
F         09:00AM-11:05AM LEC M.Welty              El Dorado EDC C105       20345 Textbook
F         11:15AM-02:30PM LAB M.Welty              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 19-Dec 14
W         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       15772 Textbook
W         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         


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 19-Dec 14
W         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       16040 Textbook
W         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         


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 19-Dec 14
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC H.Schmid             FLC MAIN PAC 1063        19168 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, 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 19-Dec 14
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105       16140 
Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105         


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 19-Dec 14
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       16274 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB H.Schmid             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 19-Dec 14
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       16276 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB H.Schmid             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 19-Dec 14
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC E.Hwang              FLC MAIN FL2 154         16278 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB E.Hwang              FLC MAIN FL2 154           


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 19-Dec 14
MW        01:30PM-02:20PM LEC E.Hwang              FLC MAIN FL2 154         16280 Textbook
MW        02:30PM-03:50PM LAB E.Hwang              FLC MAIN FL2 154           


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 19-Dec 14
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         15936 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           


ART 382    Metal Design: Emphasis in Mixed Media    3 Units

Course Family:
Small Metal Arts
Prerequisite: None.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course offers a contemporary approach to mixed media in small metal sculpture and jewelry. This course encompasses found object, polymer clay, titanium anodizing, and Keum Bo. Students are required to purchase a basic set of tools, metals and other supplies.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
Sa        09:00AM-10:50AM LEC A.Hart               FLC MAIN FL2 159         19175 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 19-Dec 14
Sa        09:00AM-10:50AM LEC A.Hart               FLC MAIN FL2 159         16251 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
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 19-Dec 14
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         19178 Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       15821 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 19-Dec 14
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         19181 Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       16226 Textbook
T         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 402    Beginning Clay Sculpture    3 Units

Course Family:
Ceramics-Hybrid
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 19-Dec 14
Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       15961 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 19-Dec 14
Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       16047 
Textbook
Th        07:30PM-10:35PM LAB J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 430    Art and Children    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This course covers the use of materials and techniques of studio activities in the K-12 classroom. Topics include the elements of art, principles of design, materials used in two and three dimensional art, techniques used to create age appropriate art, and designing art curriculum for the K-12 classroom.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 19-Dec 14
TTh       06:00PM-06:50PM LEC M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154         19186 
Textbook
TTh       07:00PM-08:20PM LAB M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154           


Fall 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: October 12, 2017