Undergraduate Catalog 2021-2022

Department of Art & Design

Kristina Arnold, Head
Email: Kristina.Arnold@wku.edu

Ivan Wilson Center for Fine Arts, Office 441
Phone: 270-745–3944; Fax: 270-745-5932
Website: http://www.wku.edu/art

Department of Art & Design Mission Statement

To complement the mission of the University, the Department of Art & Design dedicates its efforts toward the following mission: The WKU Department of Art & Design offers paths to explore, experience, and expand the possibilities of artistic expression, an indispensable part of human society. It seeks to accomplish this mission through creativity, research, and effective use of its multiple resources.

The Department of Art & Design offers three undergraduate degree programs: the Bachelor of Fine Arts in Visual Arts with concentrations in Studio or Graphic Design, the Bachelor of Arts in Visual Studies with either a concentration in Art Education or a Studio concentration and a Bachelor of Arts in Art History. In addition, the department offers undergraduate minors in Art History, Computer Animation, Graphic Design, and Studio Art. A broad outline of purposes and suggested programs of study are listed below for each major and minor. WKU is a NASAD (National Association of Schools of Art and Design) accredited institution.

Individuals or groups interested in touring the department’s facilities may make an appointment through the Office of Admissions (270) 745-2551, or the Department of Art & Design (270) 745-3944. Please visit the department’s website, www.wku.edu/art, for further details.

Through the University Gallery, the department presents exhibitions, lectures, and workshops by nationally recognized artists designed to enhance the education of art students while serving the entire university and larger community. Faculty exhibitions, juried student shows, and graduating senior exhibitions are scheduled annually.

Faculty

Professor

Kristina E. Arnold MFA (Art, Painting), University of Tennessee, Knoxville, 2003

Miwon Choe PhD (Curriculum and Instruction), Indiana University-Bloomington, 2001

Michael A. Nichols MFA (Fine Arts, Painting), Fontbonne College, 2000

Yvonne Petkus MFA (Art, Painting), University of Washington, 1996

Joon G. Sung MFA (Computer Graphics), Syracuse University Main Campus, 2001

Matthew L. Tullis MFA (Visual Design), Temple University, 1991

Associate Professor

Ingrid A. Cartwright PhD (Art History), University of Maryland College Park, 2007

Guy D. Jordan PhD (Art History), University of Maryland College Park, 2007

Marilee D. Salvator MFA (Art Studio), University of New Mexico Main Campus, 2004

William M. Simpson MA (Art), Marshall University, 1982

Assistant Professor

Kara E. Glenn MFA (Fine Arts), Full Sail Real World Education, 2019

David M. Marquez MFA (Art), University of Iowa, 2003

Truc T. Tran MA, Fairleigh Dickinson University, 2020

Natalie C. Tyree MFA (Graphic Design), Indiana State University, 2013

Instructor I

Kelley K. Coppinger BFA (Advertising Art, French), University of North Texas, 1989

Visiting Instructor

Sean P. Ward MA (Communication), Western Kentucky University, 2010

Visiting In-Residence

Harold G. Strange MFA (Art), Arizona State University-ALL, 1993

Art (ART)

ART 100    Art Appreciation    3 Hours

An introductory study of the visual arts. Colonnade/Statewide General Education Code E-AH | AH

Recent Term(s) Offered: winter 2019; spring 2019; summer 2019; fall 2019; winter 2020; spring 2020; summer 2020; fall 2020; winter 2021; spring 2021; summer 2021; fall 2021

ART 102    Introduction to Making Art & Making Meaning    3 Hours

A hands-on material-specific course for non-art majors. Explores the formal elements, techniques, concepts and vocabulary of visual art through physical manipulation of one or more art materials (for example ceramics, paint, metals, or fibers). Examines art’s central and proactive role in the articulation of culture and its important function in determining societal norms and shifts throughout time. Colonnade/Statewide General Education Code E-AH | AH

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 105    History of Art to 1300    3 Hours

A selective chronological study of the visual arts from prehistoric through Gothic times. The course is designed as an introduction to the basic terminology and problems of art history and to methods of analyzing and interpreting individual works of art. Colonnade/Statewide General Education Code E-AH | AH

Recent Term(s) Offered: winter 2019; fall 2019; fall 2020; fall 2021

ART 106    History of Art Since 1300    3 Hours

A selective chronological study of the major visual arts from renaissance through modern times. Colonnade/Statewide General Education Code E-AH | AH

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; summer 2019; spring 2020; summer 2020; spring 2021; summer 2021

ART 130    Two-Dimensional Design    3 Hours

This course is an introduction to the elements and principles of design and their creative application in two-dimensional design problems.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $50

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 131    Three-Dimensional Design    3 Hours

An introduction to the elements and principles of three-dimensional design through problems using natural and synthetic materials.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 140    Drawing    3 Hours

This course introduces the fundamentals of drawing with emphasis on line, perspective or rendering. Course content is derived from still life, landscape and figure.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $50

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; summer 2021; fall 2021

ART 220    Ceramics    3 Hours

An introduction to ceramic art forming and glazing techniques.

Prerequisite(s): (ART 105 (may be taken concurrently) or ART 106 (may be taken concurrently)) and ART 131 and ART 140

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 230    Color Concepts    3 Hours

This course deals with concepts and applications of color in assigned two-dimensional problems.

Prerequisite(s): ART 140 and ART 130

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2021

ART 231    Graphic Design    3 Hours

This course teaches the fundamentals of applied visual communication in graphic design projects.

Prerequisite(s): ART 130 and ART 140

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $125

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 240    Drawing    3 Hours

This course introduces the student to specific problems in composition.

Prerequisite(s): ART 140

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; winter 2020; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; summer 2021; fall 2021

ART 243    Digital Media    3 Hours

Introduction to the use of digital media in the arts through basic investigations of current computer technologies.

Prerequisite(s): ART 130 and ART 140

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $125

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; summer 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; summer 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; summer 2021; fall 2021

ART 244    Computer Animation I    3 Hours

This introductory course initiates students to the creative possibilities of 3D computer animation platform. Note:

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; summer 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; summer 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; summer 2021; fall 2021

ART 250    Printmaking    3 Hours

This course introduces the student to printmaking through one of the following processes: relief, screenprinting, intaglio, lithography, collagraph or monotype.

Prerequisite(s): (ART 105 (may be taken concurrently) or ART 106 (may be taken concurrently)) and ART 130 and ART 140

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 260    Painting    3 Hours

The purpose of this course is to acquaint students with the fundamental techniques of painting.

Prerequisite(s): (ART 105 (may be taken concurrently) or ART 106 (may be taken concurrently)) and ART 130 and ART 140

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 270    Sculpture Survey I    3 Hours

A survey of sculpture production methods, including modeling, mold making, carving and fabricating in various materials. Students will explore traditional and contemporary techniques that can be used to express their understanding of the human condition by sculptural means.

Prerequisite(s): (ART 105 (may be taken concurrently) or ART 106 (may be taken concurrently)) and ART 131 and ART 140

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 280    Weaving    3 Hours

This course is an introduction to weaving, including rya, flossa, and tapestry rug techniques plus techniques for yardage and wall hanging.

Prerequisite(s): ART 105 (may be taken concurrently) and ART 130 and ART 140

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 305    Ancient Greek and Roman Art    3 Hours

Investigation of the artistic heritage of Ancient Greece and Rome from the Bronze Age to 476 CE.

Prerequisite(s): ART 105

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2021

ART 310    Art Education in the Elementary School    3 Hours

A requirement for elementary education majors, this course studies the materials, methods and functions of art in the elementary curriculum through the use of lectures, readings, observations and selected studio problems.

Prerequisite(s): EDU 250 (may be taken concurrently) and PSY 310 (may be taken concurrently)

Restriction(s): Students with a semester level of Academy Junior, Academy Senior, Freshman or Sophomore may not enroll.

Course Fee: $50

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 311    Foundations of Art Education and Methods I    3 Hours

An introductory course for theoretical as well as practical foundations of elementary and/or middle school art education and methods. Field experience will be required. Students are responsible for arranging their own transportation to designated or assigned sites.

Prerequisite(s): (ART 105 (may be taken concurrently) with a minimum grade of C or ART 106 (may be taken concurrently) with a minimum grade of C) and EDU 250 (may be taken concurrently) with a minimum grade of C

Restriction(s): Students with a semester level of Freshman or Sophomore may not enroll.

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2019; fall 2020; fall 2021

ART 312    Art of the United States to 1865    3 Hours

A survey of art and architecture of the United States from its beginnings to the end of the Civil War.

Prerequisite(s): ART 106

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019

ART 313    Art of the United States Since 1865    3 Hours

A survey of art and architecture in the United States from the Civil War to the present day.

Prerequisite(s): ART 106

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2021

ART 314    Southern Baroque Art    3 Hours

A survey of the art and architecture of Italy and Spain of the seventeenth century. Note: Permission of instructor may be required.

Prerequisite(s): ART 106

Recent Term(s) Offered: None

ART 315    Northern Baroque Art    3 Hours

A survey of art and architecture of northern Europe of the seventeenth century with an emphasis on Dutch, Flemish, and French traditions.

Prerequisite(s): ART 106

Recent Term(s) Offered: None

ART 316    Medieval Art & Architecture    3 Hours

A study of the art and architecture of Europe from the early third century through the fourteenth century.

Prerequisite(s): ART 105

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2020

ART 317    Art and Power    3 Hours

A systematic consideration of the means through which the visual arts embody and promote ideologies and shape human societies. Colonnade/Statewide General Education Code K-SY

Prerequisite(s): 21 hours of Foundations and Explorations Courses, or junior status

Recent Term(s) Offered: winter 2019; spring 2019; summer 2019; winter 2020; summer 2020; winter 2021; summer 2021

ART 318    Art and Landscape    3 Hours

Critical examination of the theme of landscape in the visual arts. Colonnade/Statewide General Education Code K-LG

Prerequisite(s): 21 hours of Foundations and Explorations Courses, or junior status

Recent Term(s) Offered: summer 2019; winter 2020; summer 2020; summer 2021

ART 321    Ceramics    3 Hours

This course emphasizes forming techniques that complement the talents and concepts of intermediate level ceramic art students.

Prerequisite(s): ART 220

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 325    Art of Asia, Africa, and the Americas    3 Hours

Visual arts of indigenous cultures from four continents: Asia, the Americas and Africa.

Prerequisite(s): (ART 105 or ART 106)

Restriction(s): Students with a semester level of Freshman or Sophomore may not enroll.

Recent Term(s) Offered: summer 2019; fall 2021

ART 330    Graphic Design    3 Hours

While the course uses elements to create forms for public viewing and also emphasizes the use of the student's experience gained in other studio areas, its primary concern is to strengthen the student's aesthetic awareness in graphic design.

Prerequisite(s): ART 231

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $125

Recent Term(s) Offered: winter 2019; spring 2019; summer 2019; fall 2019; winter 2020; spring 2020; summer 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; summer 2021; fall 2021

ART 331    Visual Thinking    3 Hours

Focuses on the process of lateral thinking and the visualization of design problems and their solutions. Emphasizes effective research, imagination, originality, and execution in various media.

Prerequisite(s): ART 231

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $125

Recent Term(s) Offered: winter 2019; spring 2019; summer 2019; fall 2019; winter 2020; spring 2020; summer 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; summer 2021; fall 2021

ART 334    Survey of Graphic Design    3 Hours

This course investigates the evolution of graphic design from pre-historic visual communications through the computer graphics revolution.

Prerequisite(s): ART 105 and ART 106 and ART 231

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 340    Drawing    3 Hours

Composition and exploration of different media and techniques are emphasized in drawing from still life arrangements, landscapes or figure.

Prerequisite(s): ART 240

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; winter 2020; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; summer 2021; fall 2021

ART 341    Drawing    3 Hours

Advanced drawing is provided in this course, with continued emphasis on composition and technique.

Prerequisite(s): ART 340

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; winter 2020; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 343    Digital Media: Time-Based    3 Hours

Exploration of time-based and experimental digital art, including computer animation, interactive multimedia, World Wide Web and emerging applications of computer graphics in visual art.

Prerequisite(s): ART 243

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $125

Recent Term(s) Offered: None

ART 344    Computer Animation II    3 Hours

Designed for students who are experienced with basic 3D animation to introduce more sophisticated concepts and techniques of 3D animation.

Prerequisite(s): ART 244

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; summer 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; summer 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; summer 2021; fall 2021

ART 350    Printmaking    3 Hours

Emphasizes the development of imagery through one of the following processes: relief, screen-printing, intaglio, lithography, collagraph, monotype or digital.

Prerequisite(s): ART 250

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 351    Printmaking    3 Hours

Continues the student's development of personal imagery and technical proficiency through printmaking.

Prerequisite(s): ART 350

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 360    Painting    3 Hours

This course stresses the creative approach to painting media. Emphasis is placed upon developing and understanding of the materials, principles and techniques inherent in a work of art. Outside reading and pictorial investigations are assigned.

Prerequisite(s): ART 260

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 361    Painting    3 Hours

This course requires students to apply knowledge, understanding and skills in painting with increased competence and insight.

Prerequisite(s): ART 360

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 370    Sculpture Survey II    3 Hours

Further development of basic sculptural materials and techniques.

Prerequisite(s): ART 270

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 371    Sculpture Methods, Welding I    3 Hours

Advanced work in sculpture composition. Welding is introduced, using oxyacetylene, electric or gas arc.

Prerequisite(s): ART 370

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; fall 2021

ART 372    Sculpture, Figurative Studies    3 Hours (repeatable max of 6 hrs)

Focuses on the human figure, its various applications and meanings as a vehicle for aesthetic expression in contemporary sculpture.

Prerequisite(s): ART 270

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) or Art History (613)

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 373    Installation Art    3 Hours (repeatable max of 6 hrs)

Introduction to and practice with concepts, materials and methods of installation art. Students will experiment with developing their own artistic voice through creating site-specific art installations. Off campus field trip may be taken. Note: Any 200-level course in studio art or graphic design is required to take this course.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) or Art History (613)

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; spring 2020

ART 380    Weaving    3 Hours

In this course, the creative and individual approach is emphasized in weaving full-size items using techniques learned in Weaving 280, in addition to other weaving techniques.

Prerequisite(s): ART 280

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 381    Weaving    3 Hours

In this course, the student is expected to investigate one or more selected areas of weaving.

Prerequisite(s): ART 380

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2021

ART 390    Contemporary Art    3 Hours

Consideration of the diverse influences, developments, and trends in the visual arts since World War II.

Prerequisite(s): ART 106

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; spring 2020; spring 2021

ART 395    A Cultural History of Alcohol    3 Hours

An examination of the role that alcohol plays in historical development among various world cultures over time. Instructor may choose to focus on a specific region and/or time period. Colonnade/Statewide General Education Code K-SC

Equivalent(s): HIST 395

Recent Term(s) Offered: None

ART 399    Professional Work    3 Hours (repeatable max of 6 hrs)

Application for or enrollment in Cooperative Education plan, approval of Co-op Faculty Advisor and of department head and development of written Learning Plan. Practical experience in art in a supervised work situation within a cooperating private enterprise or public agency. Adequately prepared students are placed in a situation in which theoretical knowledge may be applied to actual professional experience.

Restriction(s): Students with a semester level of Freshman or Sophomore may not enroll.

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; summer 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; winter 2021; spring 2021; summer 2021; fall 2021

ART 401    Art of the Italian Renaissance    3 Hours

This course analyzes the architecture, sculpture and painting of the Italian Renaissance with emphasis on the examination of selected examples.

Prerequisite(s): ART 105 and ART 106

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2019

ART 403    Northern Renaissance Art    3 Hours

A study of Netherlandish, German, and French art from late 14th through 16th centuries. Emphasis is placed upon the work of such major figures as van Eyck, van der Weyden, van der Goes, Bosch, Bruegel, Gruenewald, and Durer. Note: Permission of instructor.

Prerequisite(s): ART 106

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2020

ART 405    Art Theory and Criticism    3 Hours

A study of major theories of art, both historical and contemporary, and of various approaches to making qualitative judgments about individual works of art.

Prerequisite(s): ART 105 and ART 106

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2019; fall 2020; fall 2021

ART 407    Islamic Art and Architecture    3 Hours

A survey of art and architecture in the Islamic world from 622 through the present day. Colonnade/Statewide General Education Code K-SC

Prerequisite(s): 21 hours of Foundations and Explorations Courses, or junior status

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2019; fall 2020

ART 408    European Art, 1700-1848    3 Hours

An investigation of the visual arts of Europe from the Age of Absolutism to the Revolutions of 1848. Examines the visual arts of eighteenth and early nineteenth century Europe including movements and styles such as Rococo, Neoclassicism, and Romanticism.

Prerequisite(s): ART 106

Recent Term(s) Offered: None

ART 409    European Art, 1848-1900    3 Hours

Examines the visual arts of mid to late nineteenth century Europe including movements and styles such as Realism, Impressionism, and Post-Impressionism.

Prerequisite(s): ART 106

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2021

ART 410    European Art, 1900-1945    3 Hours

Examines the visual arts of Europe from the beginning of the twentieth century until the end of World War II.

Prerequisite(s): ART 106

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019

ART 411    Foundations of Art Education and Methods II    3 Hours

This second art education methods course provides diverse experiences related to art education theory and practice in elementary, middle, and high schools. Field experiences in public schools outside the regular class sessions are required. Students are responsible for arranging their own transportation to designated or assigned sites.

Prerequisite(s): ART 311 with a minimum grade of C and EDU 250 with a minimum grade of C and PSY 310 with a minimum grade of C and SPED 330 with a minimum grade of C

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 413    Foundations of Art Education and Methods III    3 Hours

Long-term curriculum design, assessment and classroom management methods appropriate for visual arts instruction in middle and high schools. Field experience is required. Students are responsible for arranging their own transportation.

Prerequisite(s): ART 411 with a minimum grade of C

Restriction(s): Students with a semester level of Freshman, Junior or Sophomore may not enroll.

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2020; fall 2021

ART 420    Ceramics    3 Hours

A continuation of production in clay form and research in experimental clay and glaze composition.

Prerequisite(s): ART 321

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 421    Ceramics    3 Hours

This course requires advanced individual performance in creative design concepts and in research and recording.

Prerequisite(s): ART 420

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; fall 2021

ART 422    Ceramics    3 Hours

This course is a continuation of ART 421.

Prerequisite(s): ART 421

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; fall 2020; spring 2021

ART 423    Pottery Wheel Techniques    3 Hours

Development of wheel-thrown shapes that reflect innovative thinking and mature craftsmanship.

Prerequisite(s): ART 422

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021

ART 424    Ceramic Glaze Composition    3 Hours

Investigation of the thermal behavior of glaze chemicals and compounds.

Prerequisite(s): ART 422

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020

ART 425    Ceramic Studio Equipment Design    3 Hours

Study of the design and construction of basic studio equipment, including kilns, burners, potters wheels, and slab rollers.

Prerequisite(s): ART 423

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2021

ART 426    Special Firing Techniques    3 Hours

Experimentation with oxidation and reduction kiln firing techniques including raku, salt, lustre, and bizen.

Prerequisite(s): ART 423

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2021

ART 430    Graphic Design    3 Hours

A studio course to synthesize the student's previously acquired technical ability and aesthetic awareness into a finished graphic design comprehensive of professional caliber.

Prerequisite(s): ART 330

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $125

Recent Term(s) Offered: winter 2019; spring 2019; summer 2019; fall 2019; winter 2020; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 431    Illustration    3 Hours

This course stresses the application of various graphic media and techniques to solve problems in illustration.

Prerequisite(s): ART 231 and ART 340

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $125

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; spring 2020; spring 2021

ART 432    Portfolio    3 Hours

This course is designed to inform and to guide the student in assembling a portfolio for professional presentation.

Restriction(s): Students with a semester level of Freshman or Sophomore may not enroll.

Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 433    Package Design    3 Hours

Techniques and aesthetics of package design.

Prerequisite(s): ART 330 and ART 131

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $125

Recent Term(s) Offered: winter 2019; winter 2020; fall 2020; fall 2021

ART 434    Capstone Seminar    1 Hour

Seminar workshop with emphasis on presentation and practices appropriate to future development. To be taken the last semester of the student's program of study in art.

Restriction(s): Students with a semester level of Academy Junior, Academy Senior, Freshman, Junior or Sophomore may not enroll.

Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 436    Electronic Illustration    3 Hours

This course provides advanced instruction in popular computer illustration programs such as Adobe Illustration and MacroMedia Freehand for students preparing for careers in graphic design. Limited enrollment.

Prerequisite(s): ART 243

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $125

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; summer 2019; fall 2019; summer 2020; fall 2020; summer 2021; fall 2021

ART 438    Advanced Media Design    3 Hours

Advanced level studio course that combines previously acquired art and design skills with new strategies to produce print and digital design for on-screen media and user interactions. Places strong focus on self-directed projects and experiential learning. Note: Permission of instructor may be required.

Prerequisite(s): ART 243 and ART 330

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $125

Recent Term(s) Offered: winter 2019; spring 2019; fall 2019; winter 2020; spring 2020; summer 2020; spring 2021; summer 2021

ART 440    Drawing    3 Hours

Advanced drawing explorations through individual problem solving.

Prerequisite(s): ART 341

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 444    Computer Animation III    3 Hours

An upper level of 3D computer animation, dedicated to exploring the possibilities of computer animation in a fine-art and experimental context, particularly emphasizes creative experimentation, personal expression based on an interdisciplinary practice aimed at bridging the arts and technologies.

Prerequisite(s): ART 344

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; summer 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; summer 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; summer 2021; fall 2021

ART 445    American Architectural History    3 Hours

An interdisciplinary survey of American architectural history, including trends and styles, architect designed and manufactured structures and elements, and the social history of American architecture.

Equivalent(s): FLK 445

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2021

ART 450    Printmaking    3 Hours

Stresses advanced printmaking techniques and requires students to have strong personal imagery.

Prerequisite(s): ART 351

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 451    Printmaking    3 Hours

Printmaking exploration through research and creative activity.

Prerequisite(s): ART 450

Corequisite(s): ART 452

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 452    Printmaking    3 Hours

This course consists of advanced research problems in printmaking.

Prerequisite(s): ART 451

Corequisite(s): ART 451

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 453    Senior Techniques in Printmaking    3 Hours

Develops mastery printmaking skills.

Prerequisite(s): ART 452

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019

ART 454    Senior Composition in Printmaking    3 Hours

Exploration of mature personal imagery in printmaking.

Prerequisite(s): ART 452

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2019

ART 455    Advanced Senior Techniques in Printmaking    3 Hours

Continues the development of master printmaking skills.

Prerequisite(s): ART 453 and ART 454

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2019

ART 456    Advanced Senior Composition in Printmaking    3 Hours

Continues the exploration of mature personal imagery in printmaking.

Prerequisite(s): ART 453 and ART 454

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: None

ART 460    Painting    3 Hours

Research problems in selected painting materials are provided in this course.

Prerequisite(s): ART 361

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 461    Painting    3 Hours

This course consists of advanced individual research problems in painting.

Prerequisite(s): ART 460

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 462    Painting    3 Hours

This course is a continuation of ART 461.

Prerequisite(s): ART 461

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 463    Senior Painting Studio I    3 Hours

Advanced studio exploration through historical, technical and practical methods.

Prerequisite(s): ART 462

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 464    Senior Painting Studio II    3 Hours

Advanced studio using historical, technical and practical methods to create a cohesive body of work.

Prerequisite(s): ART 462

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 465    Advanced Senior Painting Studio I    3 Hours

Development of a sustainable studio practice through individual problem solving.

Prerequisite(s): ART 463 and ART 464

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2020

ART 466    Advanced Senior Painting Studio II    3 Hours

Development of a professional studio practice through individual experimentation and innovation.

Prerequisite(s): ART 463 and ART 464

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: None

ART 470    Sculpture    3 Hours

Sculptural problems. Introduction to metal casting using sand molds.

Prerequisite(s): ART 371

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; fall 2020; fall 2021

ART 471    Sculpture Methods, Foundry I    3 Hours

Sculptural problems. Introduction to the lost-wax method of casting.

Prerequisite(s): ART 371

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 472    Sculpture    3 Hours

Experience in solving problems met in professional practice.

Prerequisite(s): ART 471

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2019; spring 2020

ART 474    Sculpture Methods, Wood    3 Hours

Advanced techniques in wood sculpture.

Prerequisite(s): ART 472

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2020

ART 475    Sculpture Methods, Welding II    3 Hours

Advanced welding techniques in sculpture.

Prerequisite(s): ART 371

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: None

ART 476    Sculpture Methods, Foundry II    3 Hours

Advanced foundry techniques in sculpture.

Prerequisite(s): ART 471

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: None

ART 480    Weaving    3 Hours

This course consists of creative research in the areas of double-weave, ikat, the use of indigenous fibers and other more complicated techniques.

Prerequisite(s): ART 381

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2021

ART 481    Weaving    3 Hours

This course provides for the development of special creative problems involving techniques investigated in ART 480.

Prerequisite(s): ART 480

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2021

ART 482    Weaving    3 Hours

This course involves advanced individual research in weaving.

Prerequisite(s): ART 481

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2020

ART 483    Senior Fiber Techniques    3 Hours

Develops proficiency in weaving or fiber construction through experiments with traditional and innovative techniques.

Prerequisite(s): ART 482

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2019; spring 2021

ART 484    Senior Fiber Composition    3 Hours

Explores and develops mature personal concepts and imagery in fiber art.

Prerequisite(s): ART 482

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: None

ART 485    Advanced Senior Fiber Techniques    3 Hours

Continues the development of fiber techniques introduced in ART 483.

Prerequisite(s): ART 483 and ART 484

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: None

ART 486    Advanced Senior Fiber Composition    3 Hours

Continues the development of concepts and imagery in fiber art as begun in ART 484.

Prerequisite(s): ART 483 and ART 484

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) , Art History (613) or

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: None

ART 490    Special Problems    3-6 Hours

Independent course work done on an individual basis under the guidance of a selected faculty member.

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; summer 2019; fall 2019; winter 2020; spring 2020; summer 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; summer 2021; fall 2021

ART 491    Special Studies    3 Hours

Independent course work done on an individual basis under the guidance of a selected faculty member.

Recent Term(s) Offered: winter 2019; summer 2019; winter 2020; fall 2021

ART 494    Seminar in Art History    3 Hours (repeatable max of 6 hrs)

An examination of a selected period, movement, or artist which relates historical, formalistic, and theoretical approaches. Emphasis is placed upon accurate observation, critical judgment, and effective communication of ideas. May be repeated once for a total of six hours. Note: One other art history course is required.

Prerequisite(s): ART 105 and ART 106

Restriction(s): Students with a semester level of Freshman or Sophomore may not enroll.

Enrollment is limited to students in Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) or Visual Arts (514P)

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; spring 2020; spring 2021

ART 495    Portfolio Development & Practicum    1-2 Hours (repeatable max of 6 hrs)

Provides advanced students with self-directed study. Under supervision of a faculty member of the student's choosing, course will enable students to create individual works suitable for inclusion in a competitive portfolio.

Prerequisite(s): permission of instructor

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; summer 2021; fall 2021

ART 496    Special Topics in Studio Art    3 Hours (repeatable max of 6 hrs)

Investigates different topics in art through process or technique in a studio practice.

Restriction(s): Enrollment is limited to students in Game Design (1761) , Graphic Design (1762) , Studio Art (312) , Art History (316) , Computer Animation (352) , Graphic Design (385) , Visual Studies (509) , Visual Arts (514) , Visual Arts (514P) or Art History (613)

Course Fee: $75

Recent Term(s) Offered: winter 2019; spring 2019; summer 2019; winter 2020; summer 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021

ART 497    Special Topics in Animation    3 Hours (repeatable max of 9 hrs)

In-depth instruction in a range of topics, technologies, and processes in animation.

Prerequisite(s): ART 244

Recent Term(s) Offered: fall 2021

ART 499    Career Experience in Art    3 Hours (repeatable max of 6 hrs)

Application for or enrollment in Cooperative Education plan, approval of Co-op Faculty Advisor and of department head and development of written Learning Plan. Practical experience in art in a supervised work situation within a cooperating private enterprise or public agency. Adequately prepared students are placed in a situation in which theoretical knowledge may be applied to actual professional experience.

Recent Term(s) Offered: spring 2019; fall 2019; spring 2020; fall 2020; spring 2021; fall 2021