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Art



ART 1A Art History Units 3
Prerequisites: Reading level II or concurrent enrollment in reading.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide a survey of the visual arts of Europe from prehistoric times to the Renaissance. (UC, CSU, CAN ART 2, CAN ART SEQ A with both ART 1A and ART 1B)

ART 1B Art History Units 3
Prerequisites: Reading level II or concurrent enrollment in reading.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to provide a survey of the visual arts of Europe from the beginning of the Renaissance to the present. (UC, CSU, CAN ART 4, CAN ART SEQ A with both ART 1A and ART 1B)

ART 2 Art History of the Non-Western World Units 3
Prerequisites: Reading level II or concurrent enrollment in reading.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a survey of the arts of primitive societies and the arts of Oceania, Africa, pre-Columbian America, India, China, and Japan. (UC, CSU)

ART 3 Introduction to Art Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is an introduction to the basic concepts for the appreciation of the visual arts for the non-art major. (UC, CSU)

ART 4 Exploring Art Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is an appreciation course for non-art majors. It provides fundamental concepts, background, and experiences in visual expression. Line, color, texture, form, and volume are examined by a variety of two and three dimensional means. (UC, CSU)

ART 5 Selected Topics: Art Units 1-2
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to offer instruction in one of the specialized areas of art not already covered by existing curricula. (CSU)

ART 6 Color and Design Units 3
Prerequisites: Reading level II.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a beginning experience dealing with the principles and elements of design as the basis for all art activity. Through a variety of two and three dimensional media the student analyzes traditional and modern forms of art. (UC, CSU, CAN ART 14)

ART 7A Beginning Painting Units 3
Prerequisites: Reading level II or concurrent enrollment in reading.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and rendering of painted forms for effective communications. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional painting styles and their modern variations. Techniques of painting are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage. (UC, CSU, CAN ART 10)

ART 7B Intermediate Painting Units 3
Prerequisites: ART 7A or equivalent.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and rendering of painted forms for effective communications. The course emphasizes refinement and application of painting techniques for the solution of more complex design problems. (UC, CSU)

ART 7C Advanced Painting Units 3
Prerequisites: ART 7B or equivalent.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and rendering of painted forms for effective communications. The course emphasizes the development of individual style and its application to solving specialized assignment related to professional goals. (UC, CSU)

ART 8 Mural Painting Units 2
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study of mural painting for effective communication. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional mural painting styles and their modern variations. Techniques of mural painting are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage. (UC, CSU)

ART 16 Descriptive Drawing and Rendering Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is an introduction to various perspective systems and rendering fundamentals. The course is applicable to graphic, interior, architectural and landscape designs. (UC, CSU).

ART 20A Introductory Sculpture Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and use of material and form for effective three dimensional communications. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional sculpture styles and their modern variations. Techniques of sculpting materials are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage. (UC, CSU, CAN ART 12)

ART 20B Beginning Sculpture Units 3
Prerequisites: ART 20A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and use of material and form for effective communications. The course emphasizes refinement and application of sculpture techniques for the solution of more complex design problems. (UC, CSU)

ART 20C Intermediate Sculpture Units 3
Prerequisites: ART 20B.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and use of material and form for effective communications. The course emphasizes the development of individual style and its application to solving specialized assignments related to professional goals. (UC, CSU)

ART 20D Advanced Sculpture Units 3
Prerequisites: ART 20C.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and use of material and form for effective communications. The course emphasizes refinement and application of sculpture techniques for the solution of more complex design problems. (UC, CSU)

ART 33A Beginning Drawing Units 3
Prerequisites: Reading level II.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study of drawing for effective communications at a beginning level. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional drawing styles and their modern variations. Techniques of drawing are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage. (UC, CSU, CAN ART 8)

ART 33B Intermediate Drawing Units 3
Prerequisites: ART 33A with a grade of "C" or better.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study of drawing for effective communications at an intermediate level. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional drawing styles and their modern variations. Techniques of drawing are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage. (UC, CSU)

ART 33C Figure Drawing Units 3
Prerequisites: ART 33B with a grade of "C" or better.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study of the human figure. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional figure drawing styles and their modern variations. Techniques of awareness of form structure and the human figure are practiced with attention to expressive possibilities. (UC, CSU, CAN ART 24)

ART 36A Beginning Painting Units 1.5
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and rendering of painted forms for effective communications. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional painting styles and modern variations. Techniques of painting are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage. (UC, CSU)

ART 36B Beginning Painting Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 7A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and rendering of painted forms for effective communications. The course emphasizes refinement and application of painting techniques for the solution of more complex design problems. ART 36A-B is the equivalent of ART 7A. (UC, CSU)

ART 36C Intermediate Painting Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 36B.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and rendering of painted forms for effective communications. The course emphasizes the development of individual style and its application to solving specialized assignments related to professional goals. ART 36C-D is the equivalent of ART 7B. (UC, CSU)

ART 36D Intermediate Painting Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 36C.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and rendering of painted forms for effective communications. The course emphasizes the development of individual style and its application to solving specialized assignment related to professional goals. ART 36A-D is the equivalent of ART 7B. (UC, CSU)

ART 40A Beginning Printmaking Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is an introduction to and survey of standard printmaking techniques and processes. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional and contemporary styles. Techniques are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage and individual expression. (UC, CSU, CAN ART 20)

ART 40B Intermediate Printmaking Units 3
Prerequisites: ART 40A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a concentrated study of standard printmaking techniques and processes. The course provides for an in-depth exploration of traditional styles and their modern variations. Techniques and individual expression are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage. (UC, CSU)

ART 40C Advanced Printmaking Units 3
Prerequisites: ART 40B.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a concentrated study of specific printmaking techniques chosen by the individual student with instructor supervision. This course provides for an in-depth exploration leading to a specific technique understanding. (UC, CSU)

ART 43A Beginning Drawing Units 1.5
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study of drawing methods and creative expression. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional drawing styles and their modern variations. Techniques of drawing are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage. ART 43A-B is the equivalent of ART 33A. (UC, CSU)

ART 43B Beginning Drawing Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 43A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study of drawing methods and creative expression. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional drawing styles and their modern variations. Techniques of drawing are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage. ART 43A-B is the equivalent to ART 33A. (UC, CSU)

ART 43C Intermediate Drawing Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 43B.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study of problem solving for effective communications. The course concentrates on analysis and understanding of pertinent drawing styles and their functional variations. Techniques of drawing are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage. ART 43C-D is the equivalent of ART 33B. (UC, CSU)

ART 43D Intermediate Drawing Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 43C.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study of problem solving for effective communications. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of pertinent drawing styles and their functional variations. Techniques of drawing are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage. ART 43A-B is the equivalent of ART 33B. (UC, CSU)

ART 44A Introductory Ceramics Units 1.5
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a study in the use of clay forms for effective communication. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional ceramic styles and their modern variations. Techniques of handbuilding are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage. Throwing on the potter's wheel is introduced but the emphasis of the course is on handbuilding. Art 44A-B (Introductory Ceramics) is equivalent to ART 64A (Introductory Ceramics). (UC, CSU, CAN ART 6 with both ART 44A and 44B)

ART 44B Introductory Ceramics Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 44A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a study in the use of clay form for effective communication. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional ceramic styles and their modern variations. Techniques of the potter's wheel is emphasized with attention to a wide range of usage. Art 44A-B (Introductory Ceramics) is the equivalent to ART 64A (Introductory Ceramics). (UC, CSU, CAN ART 6 with both ART 44A and 44B)

ART 44C Beginning Ceramics Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 44B.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a study in the use of clay forms for effective communication. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional ceramic styles and their modern variations. This course emphasizes the refinement and application of wheel techniques for the solution of more complex design problems. The theory of glaze development is introduced. ART 44C-D (Beginning Ceramics) is equivalent to ART 64B (Beginning Ceramics). (UC, CSU)

ART 44D Beginning Ceramics Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 44C.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a study in the use of clay forms for effective communication. The course emphasizes the refinement and application of wheel techniqes for the solution of more complex design problems. The practice of glaze development is introduced. ART 44C-D (Beginning Ceramics) is equivalent to ART 64B (Beginning Ceramics). (UC, CSU)

ART 45A Intermediate Ceramics Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 44D with a grade of "C" or better.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is the study and use of clay forms for effective communication. The course emphasizes the development of individual style and its application to solving specialized assignments related to professional goals. Kiln building theory is introduced. ART 45A-B (Intermediate Ceramics) is the equivalent of ART 65A (Intermediate Ceramics).. (UC, CSU)

ART 45B Intermediate Ceramics Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 45A with a grade of "C" or better.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is the study and use of clay forms for effective communication. The course emphasizes the development of individual style and its application to solving specialized assignments related to professional goals. Kiln building theory is continued. ART 45A-B (Intermediate Ceramics) is the equivalent of ART 65A (Intermediate Ceramics).. (UC, CSU)

ART 45C Advanced Ceramics Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 45B with a grade of "C" or better.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a study and use of clay for effective communication. The course continues to emphasize the development of individual style and its application to solving specialized assignments related to professional goals.. Kiln firing is introduced. ART 45C-D (Advanced Ceramics) is equivalent to ART 65B (Advanced Ceramics). (UC, CSU)

ART 45D Advanced Ceramics Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 45C with a grade of "C" or better.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a study and use of clay for effective communication. The course continues to emphasize the development of individual style and its application to solving specialized assignments related to professional goals. Kiln firing is continued. ART 45C-D (Advanced Ceramics) is equivalent to ART 65B (Advanced Ceramics). (UC, CSU)

ART 46A Introductory Sculpture Units 1.5

Prerequisites: None.

Limitations on Enrollment: None.

Advisories: None.

This course is a study and use of material and form for effective three dimensional communications. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional sculpture styles and their modern variations. Techniques of sculpting materials are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage. ART 46A-B is the equivalent of ART 20A. (UC, CSU, CAN ART 12 with both ART 46A and 46B)

ART 46B Introductory Sculpture Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 46A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and use of material forms for effective communications. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional sculpture style and their modern variations. ART 46A-B is the equivalent of ART 20A. (UC, CSU, CAN ART 12 with both ART 46A and 46B)

ART 46C Beginning Sculpture Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 46B.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and use of material form for effective communications. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional sculpture styles and their modern variations. ART 46C-D is equivalent of ART 20B. (UC, CSU)

ART 46D Beginning Sculpture Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 46C.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and use of material forms for effective communications. The course emphasizes refinement and application of sculpture techniques for the solution of more complex design problems. ART 46C-D is equivalent to ART 20B. (UC, CSU)

ART 48A Intermediate Sculpture Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 46D.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and use of material and form for effective communications. The course emphasizes the development of individual skills and its application to solving specialized assignments related to professional goals. Techniques of sculpting materials are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage. ART 48A-B is equivalent to ART 20C. (UC, CSU)

ART 48B Intermediate Sculpture Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 48A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and use of material and form for communications. The course emphasizes the development of individual style and its application to solving specialized assignments. ART 48A-B is equivalent to ART 20C. (UC, CSU)

ART 48C Advanced Sculpture Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 48B.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and use of material and form for effective communications. The course emphasizes refinement and application of sculpture techniques for the solution of more complex design problems. ART 48C-D is equivalent to ART 20D. (UC, CSU)

ART 48D Advanced Sculpture Units 1.5
Prerequisites: ART 48C.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is a study and use of material and form for effective communications. The course emphasizes the development of individual style and refinement and application of sculpture techniques for the solution of more complex design problems. ART 48C-D is equivalent to ART 20D. (UC, CSU)

ART 50H Special Studies: Art Units 1-2
Prerequisites: Completion of survey course with grade of "B" or better and presentation of project acceptable to the instructor and division chairperson.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is open the student qualified to do advanced work in the field. The course may include research, directed reading, field work, or other advanced study and the course may be repeated for a maximum total of four units. (CSU)

ART 64A Introductory Ceramics Units 3
Prerequisites: None.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a study and use of clay forms for effective communication. The course concentrates on the analysis and understanding of traditional ceramic styles and their modern variations. Techniques of ceramic building and throwing are practiced with attention to a wide range of usage. (UC, CSU, CAN ART 6)

ART 64B Beginning Ceramics Units 3
Prerequisites: ART 64A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a study in the use of clay forms for effective communication. The course emphasizes the refinement and application of wheel techniques for the solution of more complex design problems. The theory of kiln firing and the practice of glaze development is introduced. (UC, CSU)

ART 65A Intermediate Ceramics Units 3
Prerequisites: ART 64B.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a study and use of clay for effective communication. The course emphasizes the development of individual style and its application to solving specialized assignments related to professional goals. Kiln building theory is introduced. (UC, CSU)

ART 65B Advanced Ceramics Units 3
Prerequisites: ART 65A.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed as a study and use of clay for effective communication. This course emphasizes the development of individual style and its application to solving specialized assignments related to professional goals. Kiln firing and management are introduced.. (UC, CSU)

ART 80 Selected Topics: Art Units 0.5-3
Prerequisites: None; exempt from assessment testing.
Limitations on Enrollment: None.
Advisories: None.

This course is designed to offer instruction in one of the specialized areas of art not already covered by existing curriculum. Units in this course do not count toward an associate degree.




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