Credit Course Schedules

Art - Fall 2019

Intro to Art — 3429
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 requisites. J fall, spring; C fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE
Aug 26 – Dec 19 Mon, Wed 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Drawing I — 3430
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 requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE
Aug 26 – Dec 19 Mon, Wed 10:00 am – 11:55 am
2-D Design and Color — 3431
ART 1530 – 3 credits
Yu Kanazawa

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 requisites. J fall. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE
Aug 27 – Dec 19 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Survey Vis Art: Prehis-Medvl — 3432
ART 1550 – 3 credits
Michael J. Thornton

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. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ENG 1530. J fall; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Aug 27 – Dec 19 Tue, Thu 8:30 am – 9:45 am
Basic Black/White Photography — 3433
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 requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE
Aug 26 – Dec 19 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Ceramics I — 3434
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 requisites. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE
Aug 27 – Dec 19 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Studio Problems-Ceramics I — 3439
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
Aug 27 – Dec 19 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Studio Problems-Ceramics II — 4345
ART 1620 – 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
Aug 27 – Dec 19 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Studio Prob-Graphic Design II — 3479
ART 1621 – 3 credits

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

Studio Problems-Photography II — 3468
ART 1623 – 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
Aug 26 – Dec 19 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Digital Photography I — 3469
ART 1670 – 3 credits
David E. Anderson

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. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ENG 1510. J occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE
Aug 26 – Dec 19 Mon, Wed 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Intro to Computer Art/Design — 3470
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 requisite. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE
Aug 27 – Dec 19 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Intro to Computer Art/Design — 3472
ART 1730 – 3 credits

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 requisite. J fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Graphic/Design/Layout/Publish — 3473
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
Aug 26 – Dec 19 Mon, Wed 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Photography Internship I — 4346
ART 2010 – 2 credits
Andrew L. Baker

Students receive on-the-job experience consisting of between 45 and 135 hours of supervised activity in a local business or industry. Students work in conjunction with a faculty mentor and a supervisor at the job site. All guidelines in the original college internship policy will be followed. Prerequisite: completion of at least 12 college-level credits with a GPA of 2.0 or better. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE
Aug 26 – Dec 19 TBD
Studio Problems-Photography IV — 3860
ART 2623 – 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
Aug 26 – Dec 19 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Storyboarding & Magna Product. — 3799
ART 8505 – 3 credits
Yu Kanazawa, Britt J. Anderson

Students will learn to produce two distinctively different (yet similar in a sense of visual communication) methods, Magna and Storyboarding. Students will learn unique characteristics and historical development of Magna or Storyboarding, while approaching each medium from the viewpoints of producers, editors, and filmmakers. For both Manga and Storyboarding, students will focus on the most important aspect of the course: to visualize stories being told. Prerequisites: ART 1510, ART 1530. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus

Artworks-COCE
Aug 26 – Dec 19 Mon, Wed 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm