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ART 110 - Art Appreciation-GT-AH1 3 Credits
Introduces the cultural significance of the visual arts, including media, processes, techniques, traditions, and terminology.
(Contact hours - 45)

ART 111 - Art History: Ancient to Medieval-GT-AH1 3 Credits
Provides the knowledge base to understand the visual arts, especially as related to Western culture. Surveys the visual arts from the Ancient through the Medieval periods.
(Contact hours - 45)

ART 112 - Art History: Renaissance to Modern-GT-AH1 3 Credits
Provides the knowledge base to understand the visual arts, especially as related to Western culture. Surveys the visual arts from the Renaissance to 1900.
(Contact hours - 45)

ART 121 - Drawing I 3 Credits
Investigates the various approaches and media that students need to develop drawing skills and visual perception.
(Contact hours - 90)

ART 124 - Watercolor I 3 Credits
Provides on introduction to the basic techniques and unique aspects of materials involved in the use of either transparent or opaque water media or both. Color theory is included.
(Contact hours - 90)

ART 128 - Figure Drawing I 3 Credits
Introduces the basic techniques of drawing the human figure.
(Contact hours - 90)

ART 131 - Visual Concepts 2-D Design 3 Credits
Examines the basic elements of design, visual perception, and artistic form and composition as they relate to two dimensional media.
(Contact hours - 90)

ART 132 - Visual Concepts 3-D Design 3 Credits
Focuses on learning to apply the elements and principles of design to three dimensional problems.
(Contact hours - 90)

ART 139 - Digital Photography I 3 Credits
Presents the fundamentals of Fine Art digital photography, including camera equipment and software used for image capture, management and manipulation. Topics include camera settings and exposure control, composition, working with light and time, and creative image manipulation.
(Contact hours - 90)

ART 150 - Digital Art Foundations I 3 Credits
Explores visual problem solving using digital tools for fine art. Students will learn to draw and paint in a variety of artistic modalities using color and grayscale. Two-dimensional to three-dimensional observation exercises in composition will be explored. Students will develop their skills in gesture and contour drawing, painterly expression and artistic elements while using the computer as an art tool. Use of systematic applications for development and presentation of ideas is practiced using vector and raster software. No computer experience is necessary.
(Contact hours - 90)

ART 151 - Painting I 3 Credits
Explores basic techniques, materials, and concepts used in opaque painting processes in oil or acrylic painting to depict form and space on a two-dimensional surface.
(Contact hours - 90)

ART 161 - Ceramics I 3 Credits
Introduces traditional and contemporary ceramic forms and processes including handbuilding and throwing on the potter`s wheel.
(Contact hours - 90)

ART 207 - Art History 1900 to Present-GT-AH1 3 Credits
Provides students with the knowledge base to understand the visual arts as related to Modern and Contemporary visual art. Surveys world art of the twentieth century, including Modernism to Post-Modernism.
(Contact hours - 45)

ART 208 - Culture Studies 3 Credits
Studies the arts and history of a particular culture at the location of that culture. Students view the arts and architecture of the culture in the historical and spatial contexts for which they were designed and in galleries and museums.
(Contact hours - 75)

ART 209 - Studio Art 3 Credits
Designed for advanced students interested in further exploring an art discipline to develop a more comprehensive portfolio.
(Contact hours - 90)
Prerequisite: Permission of Instructor.

ART 221 - Drawing II 3 Credits
Explores expressive drawing techniques with an emphasis on formal composition, color media and content or thematic development.
(Contact hours - 90)
Prerequisite: ART 121

ART 224 - Watercolor II 3 Credits
Continues the study of watercolor techniques, emphasizing original compositions and experimentation with materials. Color theory is included.
(Contact hours - 90)

ART 251- Painting II 3 Credits
Further explores techniques, materials, and concepts used in opaque painting processes in oil or acrylic painting, with emphasis on composition and content development.
(Contact hours - 90)
Prerequisite: ART 151

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