Spring 2014 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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
MW        10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154         19594 
Textbook
MW        11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154           
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154         15312 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
TTh       07:00PM-07:50PM LEC A.Hart               FLC MAIN FL2 154         15310 Textbook
TTh       08:00PM-09:20PM LAB A.Hart               FLC MAIN FL2 154           
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       15314 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         
M         10:30AM-11:35AM LEC E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105       15316 Textbook
W         10:30AM-11:20AM LEC E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105       15316 Textbook
M         11:45AM-01:05PM LAB E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105         
W         11:30AM-01:05PM LAB E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105         
This class meets MW 10:30-1:05.


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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154         19198 
Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
M         10:30AM-11:35AM LEC E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105       19118 Textbook
W         10:30AM-11:20AM LEC E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105       19118 Textbook
M         11:45AM-01:05PM LAB E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105         
W         11:30AM-01:05PM LAB E.Hwang              El Dorado EDC C105         
This class meets MW 10:30-1:05.


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, Jan 18-May 21
W         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       19202 Textbook
W         07:30PM-10:35PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 312    Portrait Drawing    3 Units

Course Family:
Figure Studies
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 and exploration of the human face as a subject in art. Focus will be placed on the development of skills needed to portray specific individuals. Topics include the study of anatomy and historical and contemporary approaches to portrait drawing. Students need to purchase art materials and tools.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       02:00PM-02:50PM LEC E.Hwang              FLC MAIN PAC 1063        15374 Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LAB E.Hwang              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.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       15748 
Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 334    Acrylic Painting    3 Units

Course Family:
Painting
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ART 300 and 320
Course Transferable to 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, Jan 18-May 21
M         01:30PM-02:35PM LEC H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154         19318 Textbook
W         01:30PM-02:20PM LEC H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154         19318 Textbook
M         02:45PM-04:05PM LAB H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
W         02:30PM-04:05PM LAB H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154           
This class meets MW 1:30-4:05.


ART 361    Printmaking: Survey    3 Units

Course Family:
Printmaking
Prerequisite: None.
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 36 hours LEC ; 54 hours LAB
Description: This is a printmaking survey course which may include relief (wood and linoleum), intaglio (engraving, etching and drypoint), and planograph (silkscreening, collagraphy, and monotype) processes. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154         16082 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154           


ART 372    Sculpture    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 course provides basic practice in the expressive use of form and color in three-dimensional space. Students will learn technical skills, including casting, additive, and reductive/carving sculptural methods, as well as construction and assemblage methods. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
M         05:00PM-06:05PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         15318 Textbook
W         05:00PM-05:50PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         15318 Textbook
M         06:15PM-07:35PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
W         06:00PM-07:35PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
This class meets MW 5:00-7:35.


ART 373    Intermediate Sculpture    3 Units

Course Family:
Sculpture
Prerequisite: ART 372 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 the practice of the expressive use of form in three-dimensional space. It utilizes traditional additive and subtractive media, as well as constructive media, and other contemporary materials. The course utilizes a problem-solving format in order to develop knowledge of technical process, formal vocabulary, and individual expression. It examines both historical and contemporary approaches in developing form and content. Students will need to purchase art materials and tools.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 18-May 21
M         05:00PM-06:05PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         19124 Textbook
W         05:00PM-05:50PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         19124 Textbook
M         06:15PM-07:35PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
W         06:00PM-07:35PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
This class meets MW 5:00-7:35.


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, Jan 18-May 21
Sa        09:00AM-10:50AM LEC A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105       19204 Textbook
Sa        11:00AM-02:05PM LAB A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105         


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, Jan 18-May 21
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       15722 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, Jan 18-May 21
M         01:30PM-02:35PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         19128 
Textbook
W         01:30PM-02:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         19128 Textbook
M         02:45PM-04:05PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
W         02:30PM-04:05PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
This class meets MW 1:30-4:05.

Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       15750 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, Jan 18-May 21
M         01:30PM-02:35PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         15902 
Textbook
W         01:30PM-02:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         15902 Textbook
M         02:45PM-04:05PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
W         02:30PM-04:05PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
This class meets MW 1:30-4:05.

Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       19126 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, Jan 18-May 21
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154         15376 
Textbook
MW        07:00PM-08:20PM LAB M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154           


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, Jan 18-May 21
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Hart               El Dorado EDCTBA         16131 
Textbook

Spring 2014 Class Schedule

Updated: June 12, 2014