Art - Fall 2017

Intro to Art — 3598
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

Cattaraugus County Campus

Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Intro to Art — 3599
ART 1500 – 3 credits
Yu Kanazawa

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
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed 1:15 pm – 4:10 pm
Drawing I — 3600
ART 1510 – 3 credits
Yu 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
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Drawing I — 3601
ART 1510 – 3 credits

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
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
2-D Design and Color — 3597
ART 1530 – 3 credits
Raymond Bonilla

Students will experience studio activities which will help them recognize and manipulate visual qualities and relationships of design as they create two-dimensional forms in both black and white and color. Students will create projects that involve the effective use of visual elements, such as line, texture, and color, and visual manipulation principles such as balance, unity, and contrast. Students will study and practice problem solving in the visual world using g a variety of two-dimensional color and media. Critical evaluation and discussion of projects is an integral part of the course. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

North County Center

North County Campus Center 225
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed 10:00 am – 11:15 am
2-D Design and Color — 3602
ART 1530 – 3 credits

Students will experience studio activities which will help them recognize and manipulate visual qualities and relationships of design as they create two-dimensional forms in both black and white and color. Students will create projects that involve the effective use of visual elements, such as line, texture, and color, and visual manipulation principles such as balance, unity, and contrast. Students will study and practice problem solving in the visual world using g a variety of two-dimensional color and media. Critical evaluation and discussion of projects is an integral part of the course. No prerequisites. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Survey Vis Art: Prehis-Medvl — 3603
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 Campus

Arts & Sciences Center 220
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:40 am
Survey Vis Art: Prehis-HONORS — 3604
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 Campus

Arts & Sciences Center 220
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:40 am
Survey Vis Art: Renai-Contem — 3605
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 - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Aug 28 – Dec 21 TBD
Basic Black/White Photography — 3606
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
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Ceramics I — 3607
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
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Ceramics I — 3608
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
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 4:10 pm
Studio Problems-Ceramics I — 3609
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 dean to take additional coursework (for credit) in art. Prerequisite: permission of instructor required. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Aug 28 – Dec 21 TBD
Digital Photography I — 3611
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
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Intro to Computer Art/Design — 3612
ART 1730 – 3 credits
Marilyn D. Martin

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
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Intro to Computer Art/Design — 3613
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
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Intro to Computer Art/Design — 3614
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
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Graphic Design Applications — 3615
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
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Painting I — 3616
ART 2510 – 3 credits
Yu Kanazawa

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

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Painting II — 3617
ART 2520 – 3 credits
Yu Kanazawa

Students will continue Painting I experience with emphasis on individual exploration and ideas as well as different painting techniques. Technical approaches are discussed, but the course focus is on the student developing his/her own images in a personal, distinctive, and effective way. Prerequisite: ART 2510. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Ceramics II — 3620
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
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Studio Prob-Graphic Design III — 3618
ART 2611 – 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 assistant dean to take additional coursework (for credit) in art. Prerequisite: permission of instructor required. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Aug 29 – Dec 21 Tue, Thu 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Studio Problems-Painting — 3619
ART 2612 – 3 credits
Yu Kanazawa

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 dean to take additional coursework (for credit) in art. Prerequisite: permission of instructor required. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Studio Problem-Photography III — 3610
ART 2613 – 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 dean to take additional coursework (for credit) in art. Prerequisite: permission of instructor required. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Aug 28 – Dec 21 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm