Art (ART)

ART 10022     2D COMPOSITION      3 Credit Hours

Basic introduction in flat pictorial composition for the studio or craft artist. Work produced in this class must be retained for later portfolio presentation in ART 30001.

Prerequisite: None.

Schedule Type: Studio

Contact Hours: 6 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: TAG Arts and Humanities

ART 10023     3D COMPOSITION      3 Credit Hours

Course serves as the introductory three-dimensional experience, focusing on fundamental principles, elements and strategies of visual organization. Focus is on creative problem-solving using a variety of approaches and materials, and favors non-equipment intensive assignments. Students develop critical thinking and practical skills relating to three-dimensional form and space. This foundation-level course prepares students for subsequent study within all the visual arts.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Studio

Contact Hours: 6 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: TAG Arts and Humanities

ART 20024     DIGITAL MEDIA      3 Credit Hours

Introduces concepts, tools, software and guided experiences necessary for creative integration of digital skills and concepts into art practices and art research.

Prerequisite: art education (ARTE) or art history (ARTH) or studio arts (STAR) major and freshmen or sophomore standing.

Schedule Type: Studio

Contact Hours: 6 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

ART 30001     COMMON REVIEW      1 Credit Hour

Provides an introduction to professional visual arts practices as well as a candid assessment of a student's emerging strengths. This formative review of digital portfolios, physical art work, and student writing by a panel of School of Art faculty members is intended to assist students in deciding on concentration(s) and degree program prior to enrollment in upper-division courses. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory (S/U) graded. Before enrolling for this course, students should have completed the pre-requisites below as well as any two of the following: ARTF 14055, 14060, 24010, 24040, 24001; ARTC 25300, 25400, 25600, 25700 (another two of these may be taken concurrently in the semester in which enrolling for this course).

Prerequisite: ART 10022, ART 10023 and ART 20024; and ARTF 14000 and ARTF 14001; and ARTH 22007; and special permission.

Schedule Type: Studio

Contact Hours: 2 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ART 30692     EXPERIENTIAL LEARNING IN THE VISUAL ARTS (ELR)      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for A maximum of 6 credit hours) An undergraduate, experience-based learning activity carried out in a visual arts setting. Emphasis is on the goals of connecting ideas, concepts and skills developed in coursework to applications in new or different contexts, demonstrating how this experience has broadened students' understanding of their discipline, and reflection on significance of the experience. Learning contract required.

Prerequisite: Junior standing or above with a major in the School of Art and special approval of faculty sponsor.

Schedule Type: Field Experience

Contact Hours: 3 other

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ART 40007     ARTS ENGAGEMENT: INTERPRETING FOR A COMMUNITY (WIC)      3 Credit Hours

Development of a reflective and mindful approach to understanding and supporting the arts through articulating and communicating the experiences we have and meanings we construct from engaging with the arts.

Prerequisite: a major in the College of the Arts and senior standing.

Schedule Type: Seminar

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Writing Intensive Course

ART 40008     PROFESSIONAL PRACTICES IN VISUAL ARTS (WIC)      3 Credit Hours

Introduction to the concerns and practices of the professional artist/craftsperson.

Prerequisite: studio arts (STAR) major and senior standing.

Schedule Type: Lecture

Contact Hours: 3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter

Attributes: Writing Intensive Course

ART 40092     FIELD EXPERIENCE TRAVEL STUDY IN ART (ELR)      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 6 credit hours) Travel-based field experience in the visual arts at site(s) away from the university. Involves two or more visual arts disciplines and direct observation of works and experience of culture in context. May involve research, creative activity, presentation and-or written reflection as appropriate to site and goals of course.

Prerequisite: none.

Schedule Type: Field Experience

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

Attributes: Experiential Learning Requirement

ART 41093     VARIABLE TITLE WORKSHOP IN ART      1-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a total of 18 hours) (Cross-listed with ART 51093)

Prerequisite: special approval.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ART 50092     FIELD EXPERIENCE TRAVEL STUDY IN ART      1-3 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for a maximum of 6 credit hours) (Cross-listed with ART 40092) Travel-based field experience in the visual arts at site(s) away from the university. Involves two or more visual arts disciplines and direct observation of works and experience of culture in context. May involve research, creative activity, presentation, and-or written reflection as appropriate to site and goals of course.

Prerequisite: ARTE, ARTH, ARTS and CRFT majors; and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Field Experience

Contact Hours: 1-3 lecture

Grade Mode: Standard Letter-S/U

ART 51093     VARIABLE TITLE WORKSHOP IN ART      1-6 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) (Cross-listed with ART 41093)

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Workshop

Contact Hours: 1-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory

ART 67199     M.A.THESIS I      2-6 Credit Hours

Thesis students must register for a minimum of 6 hours, 2 to 6 hours in a single semester distributed over several semesters if desired.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

ART 67299     M.A.THESIS II      2 Credit Hours

(Repeatable for credit) Thesis students must continue registration each semester until all degree requirements are met.

Prerequisite: ART 67199 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

ART 69199     M.F.A. THESIS I      2-6 Credit Hours

Thesis students must register for a total of 6 hours,2 to 6 hours in a single semester distributed over several semesters if desired.

Prerequisite: Graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2-6 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP

ART 69299     M.F.A. THESIS II      2 Credit Hours

Thesis students must continue registration each semester until all degree requirements are met.

Prerequisite: ART 69199 and graduate standing.

Schedule Type: Masters Thesis

Contact Hours: 2 other

Grade Mode: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory-IP