Credit Course Schedules

Art - Fall 2021

In-person
Classes meet in person on campus; specific days/times/location
Online - Asynchronous
Classes meet fully online; no specific days/times/locations
Online - Synchronous (Zoom)
Classes meet via Zoom or other resource; specific days/times
Hybrid - Online Asynchronous & Online Synchronous (Zoom)
A portion of the classes meet synchronous via Zoom or other resource and a portion is asynchronous online; there will be some specific days/times
Hybrid - Online & In-person
A portion of the classes meet in person on campus and a portion is asynchronous or synchronous online; there will be some specific days/times/locations
Hybrid - Online Asynchronous & In-person
Classes meet in both asynchronous online and in-person modes; specific meeting times and locations for in-person portions of classes are listed with each course
Hybrid - Online Synchronous (Zoom) & In-person
Classes meet in both synchronous online (Zoom) and in-person modes; specific meeting times and locations are listed with each course
Drawing I — 3242
ART 1510 – 3 credits
Madison M. Lavallee

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 UP
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed 10:00 am – 11:55 am
2-D Design and Color — 3244
ART 1530 – 3 credits
Madison M. Lavallee

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
Fees: $20
Artworks-COCE UP
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 10:00 am – 11:55 am
Basic Black/White Photography — 3246
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
Fees: $40
Artworks-COCE DOWN
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Ceramics I — 3247
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
Fees: $48
Artworks-COCE DOWN
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Studio Problems-Ceramics I — 3249
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
Fees: $48
Artworks-COCE DOWN
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Studio Problems-Ceramics I — 4299
ART 1610 – 1 credit
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
Fees: $48
Artworks-COCE DOWN
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Studio Prob-Graphic Design I — 3258
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
Fees: $20
Sheldon Center 111
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Studio Problems-Photography I — 3250
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
Fees: $40
Artworks-COCE DOWN
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Intro to Computer Art/Design — 3255
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
Sheldon Center 111
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Graphic/Design/Layout/Publish — 3261
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
Sheldon Center 111
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Painting I — 3875
ART 2510 – 3 credits
Jenny L. Brown

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 requisites. J occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $40
Artworks-COCE UP
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed 4:10 pm – 6:05 pm
Inter Black/White Photograph — 3262
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
Fees: $40
Artworks-COCE DOWN
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm
Ceramics II — 3248
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. J occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown Campus
Fees: $48
Artworks-COCE DOWN
Aug 24 – Dec 17 Tue, Thu 1:15 pm – 3:10 pm
Studio Problem-Photography III — 3265
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
Fees: $40
Artworks-COCE DOWN
Aug 23 – Dec 17 Mon, Wed 6:30 pm – 8:25 pm