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).
ART 280 NEW MEDIA I (Spring 2020)
An integrated and cohesive approach to new media used in contemporary production environments. Includes a field trip to a contemporary art exhibition which focuses on time-based new media art. Major Prerequisite: ART 121; no prerequisite for non-majors. Six hours per week.
ART 380 NEW MEDIA II (Spring 2020)
An intermediate introduction to videography, video editing, sound recording, surround sound mastering, storyboarding, scripting, and motion graphics. Includes a field trip to a contemporary art exhibition which focuses on New Media Art. Prerequisite: ART 280. Six hours per week.
ART 480 ADVANCED NEW MEDIA (Spring 2020)
Using current software, achieve advanced proficiency in videography, video editing, sound mixing, surround-sound mastering, storyboarding, scripting and motion graphics. An analytical component focuses on the use(s) of time-based media by contemporary artists. Students must attend visiting artist lectures and exhibitions designed by the Electronic Gallery. May be taken three times for a maximum of 12 credits. Prerequisite: ART 380. Six hours per week.
ART 490 INDEPENDENT STUDY (Spring 2020)
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.