Spring 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, Jan 14-May 17
W         10:30AM-12:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         16319 Textbook
W         12:20PM-12:55PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
M         10:30AM-12:55PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         15684 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
TTh       05:00PM-05:50PM LEC T.Germany            FLC MAIN FL2 154         15682 Textbook
TTh       06:00PM-07:20PM LAB T.Germany            FLC MAIN FL2 154           
F         09:30AM-11:35AM LEC M.Welty              Rancho RCC1 105          16343 Textbook
F         11:45AM-02:50PM LAB M.Welty              Rancho RCC1 105            



W         01:30PM-03:20PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       15686 Textbook
W         03:20PM-03:55PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         
M         01:30PM-03:55PM LAB H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105         
This class meets MW 1:30 pm - 3:55 pm.

TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       15688 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB H.Schmid             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, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       02:00PM-02:50PM LEC H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154         16541 Textbook
TTh       03:00PM-04:20PM LAB H.Schmid             FLC MAIN FL2 154           


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 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC T.Germany            FLC MAIN PAC 1063        15738 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM LAB T.Germany            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 the historical use of color in the visual arts. Students will need to purchase art supplies needed for the course. (C-ID ARTS 270)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
MW        05:00PM-05:50PM LEC H.Schmid             El Dorado EDC C105       16426 
Textbook
MW        06:00PM-07:20PM LAB H.Schmid             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, Jan 14-May 17
W         10:30AM-12:20PM LEC E.Hwang              FLC MAIN FL2 154         19239 Textbook
W         12:20PM-12:55PM LAB E.Hwang              FLC MAIN FL2 154           
M         10:30AM-12:55PM LAB E.Hwang              FLC MAIN FL2 154           
This class meets MW 10:30 am - 12:55 pm


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. (C-ID ARTS 220)

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
TTh       10:30AM-11:20AM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 154         16428 Textbook
TTh       11:30AM-12:50PM 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 14-May 17
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105       15690 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105         


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 14-May 17
TTh       01:30PM-02:20PM LEC A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105       16263 Textbook
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LAB A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105         


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, Jan 14-May 17
Sa        09:00AM-10:50AM LEC A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105       16346 Textbook
Sa        11:00AM-02:05PM LAB A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105         


ART 387    Intermediate Metal Design: Emphasis in Forming    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 the forming of metal and jewelry design. This course encompasses the wide range of procedures used to convert flat metal into volumetric form using the hydraulic press and the rolling mill in forming three- dimensional metal objects. A basic set of tools, metals, and supplies will be available for purchase at the college bookstore.

Schedule: Full Term, Jan 14-May 17
Sa        09:00AM-10:50AM LEC A.Hart               El Dorado EDC C105       16348 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
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 14-May 17
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       16022 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, Jan 14-May 17
T         05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       16573 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 14-May 17
W         01:30PM-03:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         16267 
Textbook
W         03:20PM-03:55PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
M         01:30PM-03:55PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
This class meets MW 1:30 pm - 3:55 pm.

Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       16039 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 14-May 17
W         01:30PM-03:20PM LEC M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159         16146 
Textbook
W         03:20PM-03:55PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
M         01:30PM-03:55PM LAB M.Sayago             FLC MAIN FL2 159           
This class meets MW 1:30 pm - 3:55 pm.

Th        05:30PM-07:20PM LEC J.Hayes              El Dorado EDC C105       16265 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 14-May 17
MW        06:00PM-06:50PM LEC M.Welty              FLC MAIN FL2 154         15740 
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 14-May 17
TBA       TBA             LAB A.Hart               FLC MAIN FLCTBA          19249 
Textbook

Spring 2017 Class Schedule

Updated: May 9, 2017