Art - Spring 2018

Intro to Art — 3291
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
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Drawing I — 3296
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
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Drawing II — 3297
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 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed 10:00 am – 11:55 am
3-D Design/Concept/Materials — 3299
ART 1540 – 3 credits
Debra D. Eck

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 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Survey Vis Art: Renai-Contem — 3300
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 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Survey VisArt:Renai-Con-HONORS — 3310
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 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Basic Black/White Photography — 3315
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 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Basic Black/White Photo-HONORS — 3320
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 16 – May 17 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Ceramics I — 3327
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 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Ceramics I — 3329
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 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Studio Problems-Ceramics I — 3342
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
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Studio Prob-Graphic Design I — 3357
ART 1611 – 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 dean to take additional coursework (for credit) in art. Prerequisite: permission of instructor required. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE MAIN
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Studio Problems-Photography I — 3345
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 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 17 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Digital Photography I — 3346
ART 1670 – 3 credits

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 MAIN
Jan 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Intro to Computer Art/Design — 3349
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 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Intro to Computer Art/Design — 3351
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 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 10:25 am
Graphic/Design/Layout/Publish — 3359
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 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Graphic Design Applications — 3354
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 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Inter Black/White Photograph — 3348
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 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Ceramics II — 3343
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 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Studio Prob-Graphic Design IV — 3985
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 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Studio Problems - Printmaking — 3826
ART 2624 – 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, print making 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 17 Mon, Wed 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Studio Problems - Print Making — 3987
ART 2624 – 2 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, print making 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 16 – May 17 TBD
Art Portfolio — 3368
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 27 – May 17 Tue 4:10 pm – 5:30 pm
Printmaking — 3824
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 17 – May 17 Mon, Wed 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Digital Photography II — 3825
ART 7505 – 3 credits
Jonathan Joy

Students will be exposed to the technical and aesthetic issues of photography and how these qualities inform image content. This course is a continuation of ART 1670 ? Digital Photography I. It includes intermediate digital cameras with manual functions, intermediate digital darkroom and digital output, quality of light, intermediate image composition, multiple images, intermediate portfolio development, and critical analysis. It also includes the intermediate use of professional quality computers and image processing software, professional digital cameras, printers, and a lighting studio with professional lighting equipment. Prerequisite: ART 1670. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE 204
Jan 16 – May 17 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am