Art - Spring 2017

Intro to Art — 3439
ART 1500 – 3 credits

Students will experience visual awareness and perceptual skills through lecture and studio assignments. Encourages exploration of individual components of the visual arts through the introduction of basic concepts and media in drawing, design, painting, printmaking, and sculpture. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Intro to Art — 3534
ART 1500 – 3 credits
Geraldine N. Smith

Students will experience visual awareness and perceptual skills through lecture and studio assignments. Encourages exploration of individual components of the visual arts through the introduction of basic concepts and media in drawing, design, painting, printmaking, and sculpture. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 18 – May 18 Mon, Wed 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Drawing I — 3441
ART 1510 – 3 credits
Heather L. Kanazawa

Students will gain a working knowledge of foundation skills and abilities in artistic visual expression. Students are introduced to drawing media and concepts. Students learn to draw perceived objects and become able to discuss the drawings meaningfully. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Drawing I — 3533
ART 1510 – 3 credits
Richard J. Minard

Students will gain a working knowledge of foundation skills and abilities in artistic visual expression. Students are introduced to drawing media and concepts. Students learn to draw perceived objects and become able to discuss the drawings meaningfully. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Cattaraugus County Campus

Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Drawing II — 3444
ART 1520 – 3 credits
Yu Kanazawa

Students will further develop visual awareness and drawing skills in dry media with some wet media and in black and white with some color emphasis. Students perform object drawing, large scale drawing, media exploration, life drawing, and some portrait drawing. The human figure in well-designed compositions is emphasized. Prerequisite: ART 1510. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 18 – May 18 Mon, Wed 10:00 am – 11:55 am
3-D Design/Concept/Materials — 3446
ART 1540 – 3 credits

Students will experience studio activities which will help them understand and manipulate visual elements and principles while creating three-dimensional forms. Students will work in a variety of visual media with emphasis on selection of materials to promote concepts, and will experience basic fabrication techniques in the visual arts. Critical evaluation and discussion of projects is an integral part of the course. Prerequisite: ART 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Survey Vis Art: Prehis-Medvl — 3451
ART 1550 – 3 credits
Debra D. Eck

Provides art and non-art majors with an overview of the historical evolution of the visual arts from the prehistoric through medieval periods. An overview of art from non-European cultures is also presented. Students will explore artistic philosophies, styles, media, materials, and the evolving function of art in society. Students are introduced to the formal structure of works of art and will study new methods and materials. Links between technical evolution and its relationship to stylistic change are explored. The influence of major philosophical shifts in culture-at-large on the arts is also emphasized. Material is presented through slide lectures, videotapes, classroom discussions, and readings. Course requires extensive reading, some writing, and participation in discussion groups. Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 17 – May 18 TBD
Survey Vis Art: Renai-Contem — 3453
ART 1560 – 3 credits
Debra D. Eck

Provides art majors and non-art majors with an overview of the historical evolution of the visual arts from the Renaissance through contemporary periods. Special lectures on technical development of the 19th and 20th centuries augment the historical progression. Additional material that extends the discussion of contemporary art is introduced. Students explore artistic philosophies, styles, media, materials, and the evolution of art's function in society. Material is presented through slide lectures, videotapes, classroom discussions, and assigned readings. Course requires extensive reading, some writing, and participation in discussion groups. Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Arts & Sciences Center 227
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Survey VisArt: Ren-Con -HONORS — 3463
ART 1560 – 3 credits
Debra D. Eck

Provides art majors and non-art majors with an overview of the historical evolution of the visual arts from the Renaissance through contemporary periods. Special lectures on technical development of the 19th and 20th centuries augment the historical progression. Additional material that extends the discussion of contemporary art is introduced. Students explore artistic philosophies, styles, media, materials, and the evolution of art's function in society. Material is presented through slide lectures, videotapes, classroom discussions, and assigned readings. Course requires extensive reading, some writing, and participation in discussion groups. Corequisite: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Arts & Sciences Center 227
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Basic Black/White Photography — 3478
ART 1570 – 3 credits
Mark A. Kirsch

Students will gain a working knowledge of the fundamental creative and technical base in photography. Students deal with developing, printing, and finishing techniques in the context of creative visual expression. Students are introduced to comparative studies of history and criticism in the medium. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 18 – May 18 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Black/White Photog - HONORS — 3479
ART 1570 – 3 credits
Mark A. Kirsch

Students will gain a working knowledge of the fundamental creative and technical base in photography. Students deal with developing, printing, and finishing techniques in the context of creative visual expression. Students are introduced to comparative studies of history and criticism in the medium. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 18 – May 18 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Ceramics I — 3480
ART 1590 – 3 credits
Deric B. Ence

Students will gain a working knowledge of fundamental and advanced studio work in clay preparation, hand building, throwing, mold making, slip casting, glaze preparation, decorating techniques, and firing techniques. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Ceramics I — 3483
ART 1590 – 3 credits
Deric B. Ence

Students will gain a working knowledge of fundamental and advanced studio work in clay preparation, hand building, throwing, mold making, slip casting, glaze preparation, decorating techniques, and firing techniques. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Studio Problems-Ceramics I — 3493
ART 1610 – 3 credits
Deric B. Ence

Students will build upon previous studio course experiences in advanced studio production courses under art faculty supervision. Students who have completed the basic and intermediate (as applicable) courses in drawing, ceramics, photography, electronic arts, design or painting, may register for one, two, or three hours of credit per semester in a studio course in that medium. Students are expected to spend two hours in studio work each week for each credit hour anticipated. Studio problem courses are student initiated with each student, together with the faculty member, creating an acceptable course outline and evaluation process for the work of the semester. In some cases, a group studio problem experience may be initiated by visual arts faculty. Students achieving 12 credit hours in art studio problems must obtain permission from the arts and humanities assistant dean to take additional coursework (for credit) in art. Prerequisite: permission of instructor required. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Studio Problems-Photography I — 3515
ART 1613 – 3 credits
Mark A. Kirsch

Students will build upon previous studio course experiences in advanced studio production courses under art faculty supervision. Students who have completed the basic and intermediate (as applicable) courses in drawing, ceramics, photography, electronic arts, design or painting, may register for one, two, or three hours of credit per semester in a studio course in that medium. Students are expected to spend two hours in studio work each week for each credit hour anticipated. Studio problem courses are student initiated with each student, together with the faculty member, creating an acceptable course outline and evaluation process for the work of the semester. In some cases, a group studio problem experience may be initiated by visual arts faculty. Students achieving 12 credit hours in art studio problems must obtain permission from the arts and humanities assistant dean to take additional coursework (for credit) in art. Prerequisite: permission of instructor required. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 18 – May 18 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Digital Photography I — 3524
ART 1670 – 3 credits
Donald J. Hill

Students in this fine arts and media arts studio course will establish a foundation in digital photography techniques, digital darkroom use, and management, output, and presentation techniques. Students will create images using digital cameras, enhance and manipulate images in the computer, manage and archive digital image files, and assemble a portfolio. Corequisite: ENG 1510 or Eligibility ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE UP
Jan 18 – May 18 Mon, Wed 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Digital Photography I — 4109
ART 1670 – 3 credits
Nicole M. Shields

Students in this fine arts and media arts studio course will establish a foundation in digital photography techniques, digital darkroom use, and management, output, and presentation techniques. Students will create images using digital cameras, enhance and manipulate images in the computer, manage and archive digital image files, and assemble a portfolio. Corequisite: ENG 1510 or Eligibility ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Feb 23 – Jun 16 TBD
Intro to Computer Art/Design — 3522
ART 1730 – 3 credits
Gary D. Deckard

Students will be introduced to techniques and processes of creating artwork and graphic design using the computer. Students will get an overview of electronic image manipulation, illustration, and page layout and design. This course is a prerequisite to other computer art/graphic courses. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Intro to Computer Art/Design — 3523
ART 1730 – 3 credits
Diane S. Howard

Students will be introduced to techniques and processes of creating artwork and graphic design using the computer. Students will get an overview of electronic image manipulation, illustration, and page layout and design. This course is a prerequisite to other computer art/graphic courses. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 10:25 am
Graphic/Design/Layout/Publish — 3525
ART 1740 – 3 credits
Marilyn D. Martin

Students will focus on the development of graphic design, computer, and presentation skills needed to produce professional looking layouts suitable for print and web publishing for the student's portfolio. Concepts are worked out and visually organized stressing the use of type and image through sketches. The artwork is recreated and refined on the computer in a page layout program such as Adobe InDesign, then is printed to create three-dimensional or mounted prototypes. Typography basics and course concepts are taught through projects that include problem solving exercises, software tutorials, lecture, review of work in progress, and critiques. Prerequisite: ART 1730. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 18 – May 18 Mon, Wed 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Graphic Design Applications — 3526
ART 1750 – 3 credits
Gary D. Deckard

Students will work on developing graphic design skills through exercises and projects. The creative process will be a main focus with artwork produced for the student's portfolio using Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Illustrator. Technical skills required to run these software programs will also be learned, and an aesthetic understanding will be developed by incorporating design and color tips and theories into the assignments. Students enrolling in the course must have prior experience with Photoshop and Illustrator and must be able to further develop their computer skills in creating and manipulating artwork. Prerequisite: ART 1730. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Painting I — 3437
ART 2510 – 3 credits
Raymond Bonilla

Students will create paintings in a variety of media and concepts as well as gain understanding of the potential of a visual creator. Students work in watercolor, gouache, acrylic, and oil on paper supports and are required to produce a portfolio of paintings with evaluation based on technical growth and exploration of visual ideas. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 225
Jan 18 – May 18 Mon, Wed 7:55 am – 9:50 am
Inter Black/White Photograph — 3527
ART 2570 – 3 credits
Mark A. Kirsch

Students are offered additional experiences which are built on skills acquired in ART 1570. Extensive work in fine black and white photography, studio photography techniques, and experimental techniques is included. Designed to help students who have established basic skills and interest in photography to grow as student photographers in an atmosphere of advanced performance. Prerequisite: ART 1570. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 18 – May 18 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Ceramics II — 3528
ART 2600 – 3 credits
Deric B. Ence

Students will demonstrate further development of skills with potter's wheel, hand building methods, glazing, decoration techniques, and kiln operations. Wheel throwing and pottery skill development will be emphasized throughout the course. Prerequisite: ART 1590; Must meet minimum college level reading score: Accuplacer 80+. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Studio Problems-Ceramics III — 3529
ART 2610 – 3 credits
Deric B. Ence

Students will build upon previous studio course experiences in advanced studio production courses under art faculty supervision. Students who have completed the basic and intermediate (as applicable) courses in drawing, ceramics, photography, electronic arts, design or painting, may register for one, two, or three hours of credit per semester in a studio course in that medium. Students are expected to spend two hours in studio work each week for each credit hour anticipated. Studio problem courses are student initiated with each student, together with the faculty member, creating an acceptable course outline and evaluation process for the work of the semester. In some cases, a group studio problem experience may be initiated by visual arts faculty. Students achieving 12 credit hours in art studio problems must obtain permission from the arts and humanities assistant dean to take additional coursework (for credit) in art. Prerequisite: permission of instructor required. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Studio Problems-Painting — 3532
ART 2612 – 3 credits
Raymond Bonilla

Students will build upon previous studio course experiences in advanced studio production courses under art faculty supervision. Students who have completed the basic and intermediate (as applicable) courses in drawing, ceramics, photography, electronic arts, design or painting, may register for one, two, or three hours of credit per semester in a studio course in that medium. Students are expected to spend two hours in studio work each week for each credit hour anticipated. Studio problem courses are student initiated with each student, together with the faculty member, creating an acceptable course outline and evaluation process for the work of the semester. In some cases, a group studio problem experience may be initiated by visual arts faculty. Students achieving 12 credit hours in art studio problems must obtain permission from the arts and humanities assistant dean to take additional coursework (for credit) in art. Prerequisite: permission of instructor required. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 225
Jan 18 – May 18 Mon, Wed 7:55 am – 9:50 am
Studio Prob-Graphic Design IV — 3530
ART 2621 – 3 credits
Gary D. Deckard

Students will build upon previous studio course experiences in advanced studio production courses under art faculty supervision. Students who have completed the basic and intermediate (as applicable) courses in drawing, ceramics, photography, electronic arts, design or painting, may register for one, two, or three hours of credit per semester in a studio course in that medium. Students are expected to spend two hours in studio work each week for each credit hour anticipated. Studio problem courses are student initiated with each student, together with the faculty member, creating an acceptable course outline and evaluation process for the work of the semester. In some cases, a group studio problem experience may be initiated by visual arts faculty. Students achieving 12 credit hours in art studio problems must obtain permission from the arts and humanities assistant dean to take additional coursework (for credit) in art. Prerequisite: permission of instructor required. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 17 – May 18 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Art Portfolio — 3531
ART 2750 – 2 credits
Yu Kanazawa

Students will complete their visual art portfolio containing artist's resume and statement, 20 slides of personal work, and digital media of all portfolio components. Professional practice of the visual artist will be introduced. Research project, participation in juried show(s), and portfolio completion are required. Prerequisites: At least one studio art course, ART 1730 preferred; Eligibility: ENG 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Feb 28 – May 18 Tue 4:10 pm – 5:30 pm
Printmaking — 3891
ART 7500 – 3 credits
Yu Kanazawa

Students will be introduced to the conceptual, technical, and visual elements of Printmaking through the creation of works of art. Students will gain introductory skills with materials as well as an understanding of Printmaking concepts and contemporary concerns. Students will explore sources and subject matter used to artists in their work. Writing assignments and gallery visits will supplement the students? appreciation of printmaking as an art form. Prerequisite: ART 1510, 1530, 1730. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 18 – May 18 Mon, Wed 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm