|2016 Spring||ART 104-003||ART APPRECIATION||
Wide-ranging introduction to the visual arts that focuses primarily on the art and architecture of Western Civilization. Topics include art theory, visual perception, subject matter and content, art-making media and techniques, the creative process and the relation of art to its historical and cultural context. Does not count toward the art B.F.A., art minor or art history minor degree requirements. Three hours per week with enhancement. Meets General Education IIIA or IIIC.
|2016 Spring||ART 121-001||DESIGN PRINCIPLES||
Introduction to and development of knowledge and comprehension of the underlying principles of visual composition, through the creation of designs. Bulk supplies are provided, but students need to furnish some materials. Major Corequisite: ART 130; no corequisite for non-majors. Six hours per week. Meets General Education IIIA or IIIC (Prior to Fall 2008: IB).
B.A./B.F.A. Corequisite: Art 130.
|2016 Spring||ART 318-001||BOOK ARTS||
Introduction to the handmade, one-of-a-kind “artist’s book” as a sculptural medium and creative art form. Explores various bookbinding techniques and both traditional and nontraditional materials, including those used in other art media. Encourages students to draw upon their work in other art courses and fields of study in the design, structure and content of their books. Prerequisites: ART 121, 130, 201. Six hours per week.
B.F.A. Prerequisites: Art 121, 130, 230.
|2016 Spring||ART 590-001||INDEPENDENT STUDY||
Directed study in one or a combination of studio disciplines. Students furnish their own materials. May be repeated once under different subtitle, for a total of no more than six credits. May be offered for undergraduate or graduate credit. Prerequisites: ART 390, approval of the department chair prior to registration.
Permission of department chair.