Fall 2013 Class Schedule (SCC)



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ARTH 300    Introduction to Art    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 300 with a grade of "C" or better
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course emphasizes the history, sources, techniques, and problems of art. Included are illustrated lectures, readings, and discussions on the various manifestations of art in cultures throughout the world. This course is recommended as a basis for the understanding of art. A field trip is required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       10:30AM-11:50AM LEC A.Titus              SCC MAIN PAC 106         16572 
Textbook
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC D.Lobenberg          SCC MAIN PAC 113         18536 Textbook
On-Campus

TTh       01:30PM-02:50PM LEC K.Koch               West Sac WSC 114         19340 Textbook
Off-Campus - West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento.

TBA       TBA             LEC V.Kidrick            SCC MAIN Online          17839 Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation - Monday, August 26, 2013, 12:00 noon - 1:00 pm, LR 105 or 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm, PAC 202.


ARTH 304    Ancient Art    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 301 or ENGWR 302 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the development of Western art from the Prehistoric era through the late Roman period. Emphasis is on ancient Near Eastern, Egyptian, Greek, and Roman cultures. Comparisons are made with other cultures.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LEC V.Kidrick            Davis Cntr Davis 114     18921 
Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


ARTH 308    Renaissance Tradition in Art    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 301 or ENGWR 302 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the development of illusionism in Western art from its roots in the Greco-Roman world to its flowering during the 15th and 16th centuries in Europe. The Mannerist, Baroque, and Rococo styles are also covered. Emphasis is on the mode of perception created through the Renaissance tradition. A field trip to an art museum is required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       02:30PM-03:50PM LEC V.Kidrick            Davis Cntr Davis 114     17815 
Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


ARTH 310    Modern Art    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 301 or ENGWR 302 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers 19th and 20th century art forms including painting, sculpture, and architecture in Europe and America. Styles discussed will include Impressionism, Expressionism, Cubism, and Abstract Expressionism. Emphasis is on 20th century art to 1980. A field trip to an art museum or art gallery is required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        09:00AM-10:20AM LEC V.Kidrick            SCC MAIN PAC 106         17841 
Textbook
On-Campus


ARTH 312    Women in Art    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 301 or ENGWR 302 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of art made by and for women from the ancient world to the present. Topics include the art of women from both European and non-European cultures. A field trip to a local museum is required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        03:00PM-04:20PM LEC K.Koch               SCC MAIN PAC 202         19181 
Textbook
On-Campus


ARTH 325    Native American Art History    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 301 or ENGWR 302 with a "C" or better.
General Education: CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the art and culture of Native American peoples. It will include the native peoples of the Arctic and Subarctic regions, the Northwest Coast, the Eastern Woodlands, including the Iroquois Confederacy, the Plains, the Southwest, and California. Contemporary Native American art will also be discussed. Comparisons between individual Native American cultures will be drawn, as well as comparisons between Native and Eurocentric cultures. A field trip to a local museum or Native American cultural event is required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       09:30AM-10:50AM LEC V.Kidrick            Davis Cntr Davis 114     18922 
Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.


ARTH 334    International Contemporary Art    3 Units

Prerequisite: ARTH 300 or 310 with a grade of "C" or better
Advisory: ENGWR 301 or ENGWR 302 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is a survey of worldwide trends in art and architecture since 1980, with an emphasis on the diversity of contemporary global cultures. New art media, such as video, digital, and performance art are highlighted. Social and political concerns in art are another primary focus. A field trip is required.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       09:00AM-10:20AM LEC A.Titus              SCC MAIN PAC 106         19182 
Textbook
On-Campus


ARTH 410    Early 20th Century Art    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ARTH 310; ENGWR 301 or ENGWR 302 with a grade of "C" or better.
General Education: AA/AS Area I
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course covers art and architecture in the first half of the 20th century in Europe and the United States. Styles covered will include Fauvism, Expressionism, Cubism, Futurism and others. Additional lectures will cover American art between the wars, as well as the art produced in the United States during the Great Depression.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
MW        07:30AM-08:50AM LEC V.Kidrick            SCC MAIN PAC 106         19183 
Textbook
On-Campus


ARTH 484    Ancient Art-Honors    3 Units

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 301 or ENGWR 302 with a grade of "C" or better
General Education: AA/AS Area I; CSU Area C1; IGETC Area 3A; IGETC Area 3B
Enrollment Limitation: Eligibility for admission to the Honors Program.
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introduction to the development of western art from the Prehistoric era through the Roman period. Emphasis is on ancient Near Eastern, Egyptian, Greek, and Roman cultures. Comparisons are made with other cultures. The class is conducted as a seminar in which students give at least one oral presentation and write a minimum of 6,000 words, including at least two art historical analyses and one research paper.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 24-Dec 19
TTh       11:00AM-12:20PM LEC V.Kidrick            Davis Cntr Davis 114     20019 
Textbook
Off-Campus - Davis Center, 1720 Jade Street, UC Davis, West Village, Davis, CA 95616.

Fall 2013 Class Schedule

Updated: January 15, 2014