ART (ART)

ART 001A  HISTORY OF WESTERN ART - PREHISTORIC THROUGH MEDIEVAL  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Survey of the history of architecture, sculpture, painting and the minor arts from prehistory, through the medieval period of Western civilizations. Total of 54 hours lecture.

Grade Mode: Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 001B  HISTORY OF WESTERN ART  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

C-ID: ARTH 120

Survey of the history of architecture, sculpture, painting and the minor arts from Renaissance to present day in Western civilizations. Total of 54 hours lecture.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 001C  ARTS OF AFRICA, OCEANIA, AND INDIGENOUS NORTH AMERICA  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Survey of art, architecture, and visual culture within select regions in Africa, Oceania, and indigenous North America. Total of 54 hours lecture.

Grade Mode: Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 003A  HISTORY OF ASIAN ART  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Architecture, sculpture, painting and minor arts of India and Southeast Asia; includes religious and philosophical influences on art forms. Total of 54 hours lecture.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 003B  HISTORY OF ASIAN ART  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Architecture, sculpture, painting and the minor arts of China, Korea and Japan; includes religious and philosophical influences on art forms. Total of 54 hours lecture.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 004A  HISTORY OF ANCIENT ART IN THE WEST  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

A survey of the history of Western and Ancient Near Eastern architecture, sculpture, painting and the minor arts from prehistoric times through the fifth century A.D. Includes prehistoric, Mesopotamian, Egyptian, Aegean, Greek, Hellenistic and Roman art. Total of 54 hours lecture.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 004B  HISTORY OF EUROPEAN MEDIEVAL ART  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

A survey of the history of architecture, sculpture, painting and the minor arts from the fifth century A.D. through the 13th century A.D. Includes Early Christian, Byzantine, Islamic, Carolingian, Ottonian, Romanesque and Gothic art. Total of 54 hours lecture.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 004C  HISTORY OF EUROPEAN RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE ART  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

A survey of the history of architecture, sculpture, painting and the minor arts in Western Europe from the 13th century through the early 18th century. Total of 54 hours lecture.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 004D  HISTORY OF MODERN ART  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

C-ID: ARTH 150

A survey of the history of modern art that provides an overview of art and architecture from the Western modern period of the 19th and 20th centuries. Total of 54 hours lecture.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 005  ART FUNDAMENTALS  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

C-ID: ARTH 100

A general art appreciation survey that offers a broad introduction to works of art through the study of theory, terminology, themes, design principles, media and the history of the visual arts across time and diverse cultures. Total of 54 hours lecture.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 007  PRE-COLUMBIAN ART  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

A survey of the major monuments of sculpture, architecture, painting and the minor arts of Mesoamerica and the Andean region of western South America from ca. 2000 B.C. until the Conquest. Total of 54 hours lecture.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 008  HISTORY OF MEXICAN AND CHICANO ART  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

A survey of Mexican art from its beginning to the present. Includes pre-Columbian, colonial and modern art in Mexico as well as contemporary Mexican-American expression. Total of 54 hours lecture.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 009  HISTORY OF ISLAMIC ART  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

A survey of the history of art and architecture of the Islamic world from its beginnings in the seventh century through the eighteenth century. Total of 54 hours lecture.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 011A  FOUNDATION DRAWING  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

C-ID: ARTS 110

Introduction to principles, elements, and practices of drawing, employing a wide range of subject matter and drawing media. Focus on perceptually based drawing, observational skills, technical abilities, and creative responses to materials and subject matter. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Letter Grade
ART 011B  INTERMEDIATE DRAWING  
3 unit  

C-ID: ARTS 205

Prerequisite(s): ART 011A

Exploration of artistic concepts, styles, and creative expression related to intermediate level drawing, focusing on complex subject matter and concepts using a variety of drawing mediums, techniques, and methodologies. Students will build on fundamental drawing skills to develop personalized approaches to content and materials in exercises covering multiple historical and contemporary approaches to drawing. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit CSU; UC

Grade Mode: Letter Grade
ART 011C  PORTFOLIO DEVELOPMENT OF DRAWING  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Prerequisite(s): ART 011B

To develop an advanced portfolio of drawings using techniques and concepts learned for previous art experiences. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 012A  BEGINNING LIFE DRAWING  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

C-ID: ARTS 200

Prerequisite(s): ART 011A or placement based on the art assessment process

Drawing the human figure from observation using a wide variety of drawing media and techniques. Descriptive and interpretative approaches of figure drawing. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 012B  LIFE DRAWING  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Prerequisite(s): ART 012A

Continued study in drawing of the human figure from observation. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 013  FOUNDATION PRINTMAKING  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Introduction to the various methods of making two-dimensional art works in multiple printed forms. Making of printing elements for the production of original works on paper or other substrates for the purpose of visual communication and dialogue. Screen-print, monotype, lithograph, intaglio and relief process. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 015  SKETCHING FOR DESIGN  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Quick sketching techniques for beginning design and illustration students utilizing a variety of media including pencil, pen, markers and a variety of papers. Emphasis on developing visual communication skills for advertising, graphics, illustration, jewelry, product and interior design. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 016  PERSPECTIVE  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Beginning elements of one-and/or two-point perspective utilizing the grid and freehand methods. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 018  RENDERING  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Recommended Preparation: ART 015

Graphic visualization for convincing representation emphasizing contemporary presentation techniques with markers, chalk and pencil. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 020  INDEPENDENT STUDY  
2 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Prerequisite(s): Completion of art specialty sequence or enrollment in last course of sequence and permission of department chairperson

I Individual projects in art. Total of 108 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 020A  BEGINNING PAINTING  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

C-ID: ARTS 210

Prerequisite(s): Enrollment in or completion of ART 011A

Introduction to principles, elements, and practices of painting. Focus on exploration of painting materials, perceptual skills and color theory, paint mixing and technique, as well as creative responses to materials and subject matter. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Letter Grade
ART 020B  INTERMEDIATE PAINTING  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Prerequisite(s): ART 020A

Investigation of formal and conceptual issues in painting. Development of individual aesthetic in art historical and contemporary art context. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 020C  ADVANCED PAINTING  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Prerequisite(s): ART 020B

Development of a series of paintings related by form and content for exhibition or portfolio. Synthesis of formal and conceptual issues in painting. Aim to distinguish an individual artistic voice in preparation for transfer. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Letter Grade
ART 021  CONTEMPORARY PAINTING PRACTICE  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Prerequisite(s): ART 020C

Exploration of individual artistic authorship in painting. Production for portfolio to transfer. Preparation for professional artistic practice in the broader community. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 022A  BEGINNING WATERCOLOR PAINTING  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Prerequisite(s): Enrollment in or completion of ART 011A or placement based on the art assessment process

Introduction to the fundamentals of watercolor painting. Emphasis on the basic techniques and principles of watercolor painting. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 022B  INTERMEDIATE WATERCOLOR PAINTING  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Prerequisite(s): ART 022A

Investigation of watercolor techniques and experimental uses of watercolor painting. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 022C  ADVANCED WATERCOLOR PAINTING  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Prerequisite(s): ART 022B

Individualized project-based exploration of technical and aesthetic aspects of watercolor painting. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 023A  PRINTMAKING - INTAGLIO AND RELIEF  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Basic intaglio and relief fine art printing processes. Introduction to wood and linoleum cut, drypoint, etching and color printing techniques. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 023B  PRINTMAKING-LITHOGRAPHY  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Basic black and white and color hand lithographic printing from plate and stone. Introduction to direct drawing with dry and liquid materials, transfer, and photo-lithographic techniques. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 023C  PRINTMAKING-MONOTYPE  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Exploration of printing unique images using a variety of painterly and direct drawing techniques on plexiglass and metal plates. Introduction to stencil, viscosity, texture, and transfer methods. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 024  PRINTMAKING - SILK SCREEN  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Basic fine art screen printing incorporating paper stencils, screen filler, drawing fluid, and photographic emulsion. Introduction to edition and monoprinting techniques with an emphasis on color printing. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 025  BEGINNING SCULPTURE  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

An introduction to materials, methods and techniques with an emphasis on the development of ideas and personal expression. Materials include clay, plaster, cement, wood utilized for both carving and construction, metal, plastics and mixed media including video and other digital technologies. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 026  SCULPTURE  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Prerequisite(s): ART 025

Expansion of ART 025 with emphasis on discovering the medium that best relates to the student's individual expression. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 027  SCULPTURE TECHNOLOGY-METAL CASTING AND MOLD MAKING  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Prerequisite(s): ART 025

Sculpture methods and techniques in bronze, aluminum casting and mold making. Work in wax, mixed media for direct casting and drop casting. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 028  FIGURE SCULPTURE  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

A study and exploration of the basic principles, materials and techniques in dealing with expressive contemporary solutions to figure sculpture. Recommended ART 025. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 031A  COLOR AND COMPOSITION-TWO DIMENSIONAL DESIGN  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

C-ID: ARTS 100

Introduction to the concepts, applications, and historical references related to two-dimensional art and composition, including the study of the basic principles and elements of line, shape, texture, value, color and spatial illusion. Development of a visual vocabulary for creative expression through lecture presentations, studio projects, problem solving, and written assignments. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours of laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 031B  COLOR THEORY  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

C-ID: ARTS 270

Prerequisite(s): ART 031A

A study of the principles, theories, and applications of additive and subtractive color in two dimensions. Topics will include major historical and contemporary color systems, cultural usage, and the perception of color. Explore and apply color theories in the development and application of design elements and principles in two-dimensional compositions. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 032A  DESIGN-THREE DIMENSIONAL  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

C-ID: ARTS 101

Introduction to the concepts, applications, and historical references related to three-dimensional design and spatial composition, including the study of the elements and organizing principles of design as they apply to three-dimensional space and form. Development of a visual vocabulary for creative expression through lecture presentations and use of appropriate materials for non-representational three-dimensional studio projects. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 033A  PRODUCT DESIGN APPLICATION I  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Introduction to the product design profession. Students create hands-on projects with emphasis on innovation, design methodologies, social and environmental issues, consumer trends, sketching and presentation techniques. Completion of the course results in portfolio projects. Overview of the industrial design professions which include product, transportation, environmental and entertainment design. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 033B  PRODUCT DESIGN APPLICATION II  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Prerequisite(s): ART 033A

Application of three-dimensional design to industry with emphasis on product development. Portfolio preparation and development for transfer and job placement in the field. Covers the related fields of Entertainment Design and Transportation Design. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 033C  PRODUCT DESIGN APPLICATION III  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Prerequisite(s): ART 033B

Emphasis on corporate product and graphic planning; development of student portfolio. Topics can be with Product Design, Entertainment Design or Transportation Design. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 034A  APPLIED DESIGN I - MATERIALS AND PROCESSES  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

C-ID: ARTS 280

Recommended Preparation: ART 031A

Introduction to traditional and contemporary concepts and processes in a variety of design media such as metal, wood/fiber, and glass/plexiglass. Emphasis is on design principles in the development of aesthetic forms based on function. Geared towards students with an interest in Jewelry, Product Design, Interior Design, and Sculpture. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Letter Grade
ART 034B  APPLIED DESIGN II- MATERIALS AND PROCESSES  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Prerequisite(s): ART 034A

Intermediate experiences and research in wood, glass, and metal. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Letter Grade
ART 036A  JEWELRY/METAL FABRICATION  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Introduction to a wide range of methods, techniques, and material to create jewelry and small scale artwork and objects. Includes the study of historical and contemporary practices of jewelry-making and fabrication with a global cultural perspective. Work with copper, brass and sterling silver; creative combination of materials and basic stone setting. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 036B  JEWELRY/METAL FABRICATION  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Prerequisite(s): ART 036A

Expressive use of metal techniques. Study of hollow jewelry construction using nonferrous metals. Simple faceted stone setting. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 036C  JEWELRY CASTING  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Prerequisite(s): ART 036B

Creative use of jewelry casting techniques using the lost wax method. Basic and exploratory skill in wax working, open faced molds, and vacuum casting. Expressive jewelry formats to be created with lost wax casting and fabrication methods.  Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 038A  CERAMICS  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Introduction to ceramic materials, and processes including basic design principles, creative development, hand-building, throwing, glaze techniques, firing and ceramic terminology. The course covers aesthetics and creative development of clay objects examining historical, contemporary, and personal modes of expression across cultures. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 038B  CERAMICS  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Prerequisite(s): ART 038A

Expressive use of ceramic techniques. Individual experimentation in clay forms; experience in firing. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 038C  CERAMICS  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Prerequisite(s): ART 038B

Individual projects integrating the aesthetics of materials and ideas as may be considered in utilitarian and sculptural ware. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 038D  CERAMICS  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Prerequisite(s): ART 038C

Advanced projects in ceramics, integrating multiple techniques used to produce a cohesive body of work. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 039A  HANDBUILT CERAMICS  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Introduction to ceramic materials, and processes including basic design principles, creative development, hand-building, throwing, glaze techniques, firing and ceramic terminology. The course covers aesthetics and creative development of clay objects examining historical, contemporary, and personal modes of expression across cultures. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 039B  HANDBUILT CERAMICS  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Prerequisite(s): ART 039A

Experimental approaches in the development of handbuilt ceramic forms. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 039C  HANDBUILT CERAMICS  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Prerequisite(s): ART 039B

Individual projects in handbuilt ceramics focusing on the development of personal aesthetics. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 039D  HANDBUILT CERAMICS  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC

Prerequisite(s): ART 039C

Advanced projects in ceramics, integrating multiple handbuilding techniques used to produce a cohesive body of work. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 041A  INTERIOR DESIGN: SPACE PLANNING AND MATERIALS I  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Recommended Preparation: Enrollment in or completion of ART 032A

An introduction to the design of interior spaces through study of space planning, and an understanding of historical interior styles, materials and furnishings. Emphasis placed on application of principles and elements of design in three-dimensional space, ranging from domestic to small commercial projects. Design communication and visualization skills are developed using hand drawings and model building. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 041B  INTERIOR DESIGN: SPACE PLANNING AND MATERIALS II  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Prerequisite(s): ART 041A
Recommended Preparation: Enrollment in or completion of DT 008A

Intermediate course in Interior Design. Emphasis on space planning, and selection, use, and detailing of materials. Design communication and visualization skills are developed using hand drawings, model building. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours of laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 041C  INTERIOR DESIGN: SPACE PLANNING AND MATERIALS III  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Prerequisite(s): ART 041B
Recommended Preparation: DT 008A

Emphasis on space planning for commercial and institutional interiors, and the selection, use, and detailing of materials and furniture. Design communication and visualization skills are developed using hand drawings and model building. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 052A  INTRODUCTION TO ILLUSTRATION  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Prerequisite(s): ART 011A
Recommended Preparation: ART 031A

A study of the common techniques and media used in various illustration fields. Emphasis on problem solving by creating illustrations from specific themes. Projects will apply to the areas of print, entertainment, and galleries. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 052B  ADVANCED ILLUSTRATION  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Prerequisite(s): ART 052A
Recommended Preparation: ART 031A

Refinement of media and techniques with an emphasis towards developing experimental uses. Emphasis on advanced problem solving by creating illustrations from abstract and personal themes. Projects will serve as portfolio pieces for specific illustration areas. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 070A  WORK EXPERIENCE/INTERNSHIP IN ART & DESIGN (PAID)  
0.5-8 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Prerequisite(s): Completion of one semester at Pasadena City College and completion of one course in major
Enrollment Limitation: Instructor approval

Provides students on-the-job learning in an art and design paid position. Development of effective work habits, attitudes, and career awareness so as to enable students to become productive employees. Credit may be accrued at the rate of 0.5 to 8 units per semester. One unit of credit for each 75 hours of paid work experience.

Grade Mode: Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 070B  WORK EXPERIENCE/INTERNSHIP IN ART & DESIGN (UNPAID)  
0.5-8 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Prerequisite(s): Completion of one semester at Pasadena City College and completion of one course in major
Enrollment Limitation: Instructor approval

Provides students on-the-job learning in an unpaid art and design position. Development of effective work habits, attitudes, and career awareness so as to enable students to become productive employees. Credit may be accrued at the rate of 0.5 to 8 units per semester. One unit of credit for each 60 hours of unpaid work experience.

Grade Mode: Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 075  EXHIBITION AND PRESENTATION OF VISUAL ART  
3 unit  

Transfer Credit: CSU

Recommended Preparation: Previous art-related coursework and demonstrated ability to produce art independently are strongly recommended; Also, satisfactory completion of (or simultaneous enrollment in) ENGL 001A or an equivalent English composition course is recommended

Development of individual art practices and preparation for transfer or professional applications through public exhibitions of art. Presentations of exhibitions in the campus art gallery or another site, in consultation with the instructor. Includes writing about art, visual documentation, professional installation practices and in-class critique. Class meetings may also include field trips or meetings with artists, gallery directors and other art professionals. This course is best suited to students who have already created a body of work that they wish to exhibit. Work in any medium is accepted. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 106  ART SINCE 1945  
3 unit  

A survey of major developments in 20th century European and American art since the Second World War. Total of 54 hours lecture.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade, Pass/No-Pass
ART 118  ADVANCED RENDERING  
3 unit  
Prerequisite(s): ART 018

Advanced graphic visualization for convincing representation emphasizing advanced presentation techniques and styles by use of marker, pencil, chalk and gouache. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 135  PORTFOLIO DEVELOPMENT OF JEWELRY AND METAL FABRICATION  
3 unit  
Prerequisite(s): ART 036C

To develop and advanced portfolio of metalwork and jewelry utilizing metal fabrication, lost wax cast, and setting techniques. Exploring advanced project techniques such as conceptual and design research and planning, safe studio practices, and execution of jewelry. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade
ART 145  PORTFOLIO DEVELOPMENT AND CRITIQUE  
3 unit  

Development of individual art practice through production of new original work (in any medium), a written artist's statement, and group discussion of art, texts, professional practices and preparation for transfer. May also include field trips or meetings with visiting art professionals. Students are expected to initiate self-defined projects, to execute them outside of class and to present this work for in-class critique. Previous art-related coursework and demonstrated ability to produce art independently are highly recommended. Total of 36 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory.

Grade Mode: Audit, Letter Grade