Art (ART)


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ART 1001 Introduction to Fine Arts (3 credits)
Fundamental problems and concepts of art in the fields of design, sculpture, graphics, painting, and ceramics, as related to home, community, religion, commerce, and industry.
ART 1008 Introduction to Two-Dimensional Composition (3 credits)
6 hrs. studio. Credit will not be given for both this course and ART 1011. An introduction to twodimensional art and design practices using a variety of materials and techniques.
ART 1009 Introduction to Three-Dimensional Art (3 credits)
6 hrs. studio. Credit will not be given for both this course and ART 1012. Introduction to fundamental concepts of three-dimensional art; projects will explore line, plane, spatial organization, surface, and volume using a variety of materials and techniques.
ART 1010 Introduction to Drawing (3 credits)
6 hrs. lab. Credit will not be given for both this course and ART 1847. Drawing from observation and invented images; various drawing materials, methods, and subjects are explored as a mean to develop perceptual ability and descriptive drawing skills; drawing concepts including composition, line, perspective, shape, space, and value.
ART 1011 Art Structure (3 credits)
6 hrs. studio. Disciplines in art, with practice in the various media.
ART 1012 Three-Dimensional Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: majors only, 6 hrs. studio. Introduction to the fundamental concepts of three-dimensional art. Projects will explore line, plane, spatial organization, surface, and volume; using a variety of materials and techniques.
ART 1013 [Not Offered] Studio Art Abroad (3 credits)
6 hrs. studio. Studio art fundamentals within the specific medium of faculty members participating in Academic Programs Abroad.
ART 1360 INTRO TO PRINTMAKING (3.0 credits)
ART 1361 [Not Offered] Introduction to Intaglio (3 credits)
Prereq.: majors/minors only, ART 1008 or 1011 and 1010 or 1847. 6 hrs. studio. Basic intaglio techniques; work in black and white.
ART 1371 [Not Offered] Introduction to Lithography (3 credits)
Prereq.: majors/minors only, ART 1008 or 1011 and 1010 or 1847. 6 hrs. studio. Planographic printing from stones in black and white.
ART 1381 [Not Offered] Introduction to Book Arts (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1361 or 1371 or consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Basic theory, design, and production in the book arts.
ART 1440 [Not Offered] Historical Survey of the Arts (3 credits)
Prehistoric, Near-Eastern, Greek, Roman, and medieval art.
ART 1441 [Not Offered] Historical Survey of the Arts (3 credits)
Renaissance to modern art.
ART 1551 [Not Offered] Basic Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: majors/minors only, ART 1008 or 1011. 6 hrs. studio. Basic design projects that investigate form and the delineation of space within a twodimensional field; emphasis on hand skills and traditional design media.
ART 1661 Introduction to Ceramics I (3 credits)
Prereq.: majors/minors only, ART 1009 or 1012 or consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Exploration of hand-building techniques, surface applications, and kiln firing.
ART 1662 Introduction to Ceramics II (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1009 or 1012 or consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Problems in ceramic forming techniques, mixing of clays and glazes and kiln firing.
ART 1762 Sculpture I (3 credits)
Prereq.: majors/minors only, ART 1009 or 1012. 6 hrs. studio. Introduction to a variety of materials and techniques used in contemporary sculpture. Students will explore contemporary and historical concepts and terminology for working in three-dimensional space.
ART 1847 Drawing and Composition (3 credits)
Prereq.: majors and Interior Design majors only. 6 hrs. studio. Basic principles of observation; emphasis on graphic analysis and delineation of spatial structure.
ART 1848 Beginning Figure Drawing (3 credits)
Prereq.: majors/minors only, ART 1010 or 1847. 6 hrs. studio. Studies from the live model; introduction of graphic representation, structure, and form.
ART 1849 Introduction to Painting (3 credits)
Prereq.: majors/minors only, ART 1008 or 1011, ART 1010 or 1847. 6 hrs. studio. Basic studio practice and theory in painting; traditional and modern materials and terminology; value and color experiences involving simple forms and space.

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ART 2050 Digital Art I (3 credits)
Prereq.: majors/minors only, ART 1008 or 1011. 2 hrs. lecture/2 hrs. studio. Introduction to digital applications in art.
ART 2055 [Not Offered] Digital Art II (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2050 or permission of instructor. 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Introductory work in digital animation and multimedia applications.
ART 2210 CREATIVE CODING (3.0 credits)
ART 2220 MOVING IMAGE (3.0 credits)
ART 2230 [Not Offered] VIRTUAL SPACE (3.0 credits)
ART 2342 [Not Offered] Papermaking ( credits)
3 Prereq.: ART 1011. 6 hrs. studio. Introduction to the art and technology of making paper by hand.
ART 2352 [Not Offered] Relief Printmaking (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1010 or 1847. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 9 hrs. of credit. Investigation of relief printing techniques.
ART 2360 INTERMED PRINTMAKING (3.0 credits)
ART 2361 HNRS INTERMED PRINT (3.0 credits)
ART 2362 [Not Offered] Intermediate Intaglio (6 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1361. 6 or 12 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 9 sem. hrs. of credit. Continued investigation of advanced intaglio techniques.
ART 2372 [Not Offered] Intermediate Lithography (6 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1371. 6 or 12 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 9 sem. hrs. of credit. Planographic printing from stones and plates in black and white and color.
ART 2381 BOOK ARTS (3.0 credits)
ART 2382 [Not Offered] Intermediate Book Arts (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1381. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 9 hrs. of credit. Continued investigation of the book arts; emphasis on personal development in a variety of structures.
ART 2392 Alternative Print Media (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1361 and 1371. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 9 sem. hrs. of credit. Exploration of individual imagery in various and combined print media.
ART 2401 [Not Offered] Art of the Ancient Near East and Egypt (3 credits)
Development of art and architecture in the ancient Near East and Egypt over three millennia; influences of one culture on another and subsequent contributions to Western art.
ART 2411 [Not Offered] Survey of Asian Art (3 credits)
The arts of China, India, and Japan in relation to religious and philosophical beliefs that affected their production.
ART 2469 [Not Offered] Italian Renaissance Ar t (3 credits)
Italian painting, sculpture, and architecture from 1400-1600.
ART 2470 [Not Offered] Survey of 20th Century Art (3 credits)
Modern art.
ART 2480 [Not Offered] Introduction to Museum Studies (3 credits)
Introduction to art and history museums, their missions and functions; practical aspects and philosophical issues related to museums.
ART 2544 Letter Forms (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1551and permission of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Drawn letter form studies; traditional and contemporary variations.
ART 2551 Typography for Visual Communications (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor and ART 1551. 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Historical overview of type and letter forms; introduction to professional typography in print and digital environment; primary focus will be applications to contemporary communications.
ART 2552 [Not Offered] Color Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1551 and permission of instructor. Color as a functional design element of perception and visual communication.
ART 2554 [Not Offered] Introduction to Graphic Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1551 and permission of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Agency and studio procedures for solving design problems: from first ideas through finished presentations; emphasis on the integration of letter forms and graphics.
ART 2555 [Not Offered] HNRS GRAPHIC DSGN I (3.0 credits)
ART 2564 Graphic Abstr action (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1551 and permission of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Simplification of pictorial images as graphic elements.
ART 2655 [Not Offered] Introduction to Jewelry/Metalsmithing (3 credits)
Prereq.: majors/minors only, ART 1009 or 1012 or consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Piercing, cold connections, fabrication, silver soldering, forming and stone setting; studio projects in bronze, copper and sterling with emphasis on art jewelry and metalsmithing.
ART 2656 [Not Offered] Intermediate Jewelry/Metalsmithing (6 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2655 or consent of instructor. 6, 12 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 9 hrs. of credit. Intermediate studio work in jewelry/metalsmithing involving model making and the casting processes.
ART 2661 Intermediate Ceramics (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1662. 6 or 12 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 12 sem. hrs. of credit. Studio techniques and issues in ceramics; continued investigation of hand-building and wheel-throwing.
ART 2662 [Not Offered] HONORS INTERMED CER (3.0 credits)
ART 2761 Metal Fabrication (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1762. 6 hrs. studio. Studies in sculpture involving various materials and methods, process and content including welding and metal fabrication.
ART 2762 [Not Offered] Mixed Media (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1762, 2761. 6 hrs. studio. Studies in mixed media sculpture involving alternative materials and approaches.
ART 2800 [Not Offered] HONORS PAINTING II (3.0 credits)
ART 2879 Figure Drawing II (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1848. 6 hrs. studio. Continuing studies in life drawing.
ART 2880 [Not Offered] Intermediate Drawing (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1847 and 1848. 6 hrs. studio. Imaginative Composition utilizing the figure, still-life, and landscape forms.
ART 2881 [Not Offered] Painting (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1010 or 1847 and 1848 and 1849. 6 hrs. studio. Studio problems in still-life painting directed toward conceptual attitudes; analysis of structure and color in composition; individual criticism, class discussion.
ART 2882 Abstract Painting (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1847, 1848, and 1849. 6 hrs. studio. Studio approaches to abstraction; individual criticism, class discussion.
ART 2883 [Not Offered] Water Media Painting (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1010 or 1847, and 1848. 6 hrs. studio. Objects and landscape; composition in water-soluble media on paper.
ART 2995 Basic Photography (3 credits)
Prereq.: majors/minors only, ART 1008 or 1011. 6 hrs. studio. Basic concepts and techniques of black and white photography; emphasis on photography as a visual art.
ART 2996 Intermediate Photography (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2995. 6 hrs. studio. Continued investigation of basic photographic principles, utilizing specific subject areas drawn from major themes in visual art.
ART 2997 [Not Offered] HNRS INTERMED PHOTO (3.0 credits)

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ART 3992 [Not Offered] Introduction to Digital Photography (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 3994, 3996, and permission of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Introduction to digital photographic tools and techniques.
ART 3994 Advanced Photography (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2996 and permission of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Technical investigation of contemporary materials; critical testing of equipment, films, and printing papers; emphasis on process control as an expressive tool.
ART 3995 [Not Offered] Introduction to Digital Art (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 3994, 3996, and permission of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Introduction to digital photographic tools and techniques.
ART 3996 [Not Offered] Color Photography I (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2996 and permission of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Introduction to color theory, color perception, and contemporary color printing materials; emphasis on color print portfolio.
ART 3997 [Not Offered] Experimental Photography (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 3994 or 3996, and permission of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Investigation of experimental camera and darkroom techniques; emphasis on the creative possibilities of photographic manipulations.

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ART 4020 Special Topics in Studio (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of department. May be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit when topics vary. 6 hrs. studio. Directed studies with a visiting artist.
ART 4030 IND STUDY STUDIO ART (3.0 credits)
ART 4044 [Not Offered] Gender Aesthetics: Art Theory and Criticism (3 credits)
May be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit. Interdisciplinary study of art, writing, and gender; emphasis on the interaction of art and writing about art as it reflects gender.
ART 4050 [Not Offered] Digital Art III (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2055 or equivalent. 6 hrs. studio. Primarily for students majoring in art. Intermediate work in digital animation.
ART 4055 [Not Offered] Digital Art IV (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 4050 or equivalent. 6 hrs. studio. Primarily for students majoring in art. Advanced work in digital imaging, video, and animation.
ART 4059 [Not Offered] DIGITAL MEDIA CAP (3.0 credits)
ART 4080 [Not Offered] Performance Art (3 credits)
Prereq.: completion of studio art fundamental courses and permission of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Multi-disciplinary �live� art studio problems utilizing a diverse range of media such as drawing and painting, sound and movement, and poetry; lectures and discussions on the history of performance art.
ART 4220 [Not Offered] ADV MOVING IMAGE (3.0 credits)
ART 4230 VIRT SPACE & MOTION (3.0 credits)
ART 4240 WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY (3.0 credits)
ART 4280 [Not Offered] DIGITAL ART PRACTICU (3.0 credits)
ART 4290 DIG ART SYNTHESIS (3.0 credits)
ART 4300 Senior Project: Printmaking (3 credits)
Prereq.: 9 hrs. of 4000-level printmaking courses and senior status. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit. This course is not offered during the summer term. Proposal and execution of a printmaking project under the direction of a major professor.
ART 4341 [Not Offered] Advanced Papermaking (6 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2342, or permission of instructor. 6 or 12 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit. Advanced studies in papermaking, with a focus on developing an individual creative direction.
ART 4360 ADVANCED PRINTMAKING (3.0 credits)
ART 4361 [Not Offered] Advanced Intaglio (6 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2362. 6 or 12 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 12 sem. hrs. of credit. Advanced intaglio techniques.
ART 4366 Special Studies in Printmaking (6 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. 6 or 12 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 12 sem. hrs. of credit. Individual creative research in a predetermined area of specialization.
ART 4371 [Not Offered] Advanced Lithography (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2372. 6 or 12 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 12 sem. hrs. of credit. Advanced planographic printing from stones and plates.
ART 4380 [Not Offered] MONOTYPE & MONOPRINT (3.0 credits)
ART 4381 Advanced Book Arts (6 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2382. 6 or 12 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit. Advanced exploration, design, and production in the book arts; emphasis on self-initiated book art problems.
ART 4391 [Not Offered] Alternative Print Media (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1361 and 1371. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 9 sem. hrs. credit. Exploration of individual imagery in experimental and combined print media.
ART 4401 [Not Offered] History of Prints (3 credits)
History of prints from the 15th century to the present.
ART 4404 [Not Offered] The Art of Rome (3 credits)
Development of architecture, sculpture, and painting from Rome's early beginnings (600-200 B.C.) to the end of the 4th century.
ART 4405 [Not Offered] Early Christian and Byzantine Ar t (3 credits)
Painting, sculpture, and architecture of the Christian era through 12th century Byzantium.
ART 4406 [Not Offered] Romanesque Art (3 credits)
Architecture, sculpture, manuscripts, and painting from the 9th through the 12th centuries in France, Germany, and England.
ART 4409 [Not Offered] Early Greek Art (3 credits)
Greek art to the time of the Persian Wars.
ART 4410 [Not Offered] Later Greek Art (3 credits)
Greek art from the time of Themistocles to the age of Augustus.
ART 4412 [Not Offered] Gothic Art (3 credits)
Architecture, sculpture, and painting of Northern Europe from 1150 to 1450.
ART 4413 [Not Offered] Early Netherlandish and German Painting (3 credits)
Painting in the Netherlands and Germany in the 15th and 16th century.
ART 4420 [Not Offered] Studies in Art History (3 credits)
May be repeated for credit when topics vary. Advanced work in a predetermined area of specialization.
ART 4421 [Not Offered] History of Western Decorative Arts from the Renaissance to 1850 (3 credits)
Development of decorative arts design; emphasis on furniture, with investigations of metals, textiles, ceramics, and glass; materials, constructional techniques, and socioeconomic conditions giving rise to the objects' fabrication.
ART 4422 [Not Offered] History of Modern Design (3 credits)
Aesthetic theory and stylistic evolution of decorative arts from mid-19th century to the present; emphasis on crafts, architectural decoration, furniture, interior design, and industrial design; Victorian period, arts and crafts movement, art nouveau, Bauhaus, and international style.
ART 4423 [Not Offered] Early Renaissance Painting in I taly (3 credits)
The origins and early development of Italian Renaissance painting in Florence and Siena.
ART 4424 [Not Offered] High Renaissance and Manneris t Painting in I taly (3 credits)
The climax and aftermath of Italian Renaissance painting in Florence, Rome, and Venice.
ART 4425 [Not Offered] Renaissance Sculpture in Italy (3 credits)
The origins and development of Italian Renaissance sculpture; its function, patronage, and significance within its social and cultural context.
ART 4427 [Not Offered] Northern Baroque Painting (3 credits)
Dutch, Flemish, and French painting of the 17th century.
ART 4429 [Not Offered] Southern Baroque Art (3 credits)
Painting, sculpture, and architecture of the 17th century in Italy and Spain.
ART 4433 [Not Offered] 18th Century European Art (3 credits)
European art from the age of absolutism to the beginning of the Napoleonic era, including Rococo art, the influence of Enlightenment thought, the rediscovery of classical antiquity, Neoclassicism, and the impact of the French Revolution on the visual arts.
ART 4441 [Not Offered] Chinese Painting (3 credits)
History of Chinese painting from prehistoric times through the 20th century.
ART 4442 [Not Offered] Japanese Art (3 credits)
History of Japanese painting, sculpture, architecture, and ceramics from prehistoric times through the early 20th century.
ART 4443 [Not Offered] Indian Art (3 credits)
History of Indian painting, sculpture, and architecture from prehistoric times through the 16th century.
ART 4444 [Not Offered] Southeast Asian Art (3 credits)
History of architecture, sculpture, ceramics, and painting in Burma, Thailand, Cambodia, Indonesia, Vietnam, and Laos from the prehistoric times through the 19th century.
ART 4445 [Not Offered] Chinese Ceramics (3 credits)
History of Chinese ceramics from the prehistoric times to the 20th century; hands-on examination of original examples.
ART 4450 [Not Offered] 19th Century European Painting (3 credits)
History of painting in European countries from the French Revolution 1789 to 1900; emphasis on neoclassicism, romanticism, realism, impressionism, post-impressionism, and symbolism.
ART 4451 [Not Offered] Early 20th Century European Art (3 credits)
History of painting and sculpture in European countries from 1900 to 1960; emphasis on Fauvism, Cubism, geometric abstraction, Futurism, Dada and Surrealism, German Expressionism, British figurative art, and the School of Paris.
ART 4464 [Not Offered] American Art to 1900 (3 credits)
North American painting, architecture, and sculpture from the colonial beginnings to 1900; emphasis on painting.
ART 4465 [Not Offered] American Art: 1900-1960 (3 credits)
Study of American painters and sculptors between 1900 and 1960; from the Impressionists to the Abstract Expressionists; emphasis on the artists' connections to social, political, and cultural developments.
ART 4466 [Not Offered] Survey of Contemporary Art (3 credits)
Major movements in art from World War II through the 1980's; the wane of modernism and the rise of postmodernism; focus on America and Europe, but Latin American and nonwestern art also considered.
ART 4467 [Not Offered] Latin American Art (3 credits)
Pre-Hispanic, colonial, and contemporary architecture, painting, sculpture, and related arts throughout Latin America.
ART 4468 [Not Offered] Issues in Contemporary Art (3 credits)
Principal issues confronting contemporary artists and the sources and theories behind the issues.
ART 4469 [Not Offered] Art of the American South: 1560-1861 (3 credits)
History of architecture, painting, sculpture, and decorative arts made in the states below the Mason-Dixon Line.
ART 4470 [Not Offered] History of Photography (3 credits)
History of photography from its inception in the 1830's until the present; technological development of the medium and its inherent aesthetics; interrelationships between photography and more traditional media.
ART 4480 [Not Offered] Video Art and Theory (3 credits)
Sources and origins of artists= video from the late 1960's to the present day; consideration of theoretical, political, and technological aspects; survey of single-channel, projected, installation, and Internet formats for video art display.
ART 4482 [Not Offered] Digital Art History (3 credits)
Survey of art and technology focusing on the development of computer art and digital, interactive, and network-based art forms from the 1950s to the present.
ART 4484 [Not Offered] New Media Art Theory (3 credits)
A reading intensive course that introduces students to issues and theories of new media art.
ART 4490 [Not Offered] Independent Study in Art History (1-3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. May be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit when topics vary.
ART 4499 [Not Offered] Undergraduate Seminar (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 1440, 1441, and any four additional art history courses; only open to art history majors of junior and senior standing. Intensive reading, writing, and classroom discussion; introduction to art-historical research and methodologies.
ART 4514 Experimental Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor based on review of student's portfolio. 6 hrs. studio. Advanced experimental work in a predetermined area of graphic design.
ART 4526 Prepress Production Techniques (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Studio techniques related to production problems in the graphic design profession; typesetting methods; primary printing processes, mechanical and digital systems.
ART 4527 Applied Typography (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Developing and understanding typographic skills through functional and aesthetic use of type and its application within the digital environment.
ART 4534 [Not Offered] Photo-Design Application (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Investigation of photography as an illustration technique through a series of experimental problems; its application to layout and product illustration.
ART 4541 Special Studies in Graphic Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor based on review of student's portfolio. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 9 sem. hrs. of credit. Advanced work in a predetermined area of specialization.
ART 4544 [Not Offered] Advanced Production Techniques (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Advanced techniques and practical experience with graphic arts equipment.
ART 4550 [Not Offered] Digital Imaging for Visual Communications (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor and ART 2551 or equivalent. 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Basic exploration of digital photographic technology and its application in communications; topics include: scanning, image processing and manipulation, digital filtering, and imaging peripherals; emphasis on emerging technology and preparing images for multimedia applications.
ART 4551 [Not Offered] Problems in Graphic Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Problems in design related to the professional design field; methods of reproduction, exhibition techniques, and digital applications.
ART 4552 [Not Offered] Product Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Technology, needs, and market related to the mass-produced article; materials research; human engineering; prototype construction; presentation methods; field trips.
ART 4553 [Not Offered] DIGITAL IMAGING TECH (3.0 credits)
ART 4554 [Not Offered] Applied Illustration (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Techniques of general illustration; product illustration; problems of layout and its application within the digital environment.
ART 4555 Advanced Graphic Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Principles of visual communication through graphic design; problems in design theory and application.
ART 4556 [Not Offered] Advanced Design (5 credits)
Prereq.: 3 sem. hrs. in advanced design course work and consent of instructor based on review of student's portfolio. 10 hrs. studio. Advanced studio work in a predetermined area of design specialization.
ART 4557 [Not Offered] Advanced Project in Graphic Design (5 credits)
Prereq.:3 sem. hrs. in advanced design course work and consent of instructor based on student's portfolio evaluation. Advanced studio work in a predetermined area of design specialization.
ART 4560 [Not Offered] Interactive Media for Visual Communications (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor and ART 4550 or equivalent. 2 hrs. lecture; 2 hrs. lab. Basic application of interactive digital technology: design and application of Internet-based communications, hypermedia language, virtual reality, sound and visual synchronization, communications standards, emerging technologies, and multimedia; special focus on the study and application of interactive multimedia theory.
ART 4561 [Not Offered] Survey of Graphic Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. Overview of graphic design, covering its development from its inception to the present; its relationship to other arts; and the cultural influences and technological advances that have shaped its present role in the field of visual communications.
ART 4564 [Not Offered] Senior Graphic Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 4555. 6 hrs. studio. To be taken in the last semester of the senior year. This course is not offered during the summer term. Design projects investigating problems of visual communication; individual and group projects with professional-level presentations.
ART 4567 Interactive Multimedia Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit. Application of interactive computer graphics technology for art and design; design and application of CD-ROM, video disks, Internet-based communication, hypermedia language, virtual reality, sound and visual synchronization, communication standards, emerging technologies, and multimedia; emphasis on study and application of interactive multimedia design theory.
ART 4574 Graphic Design Synthesis (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor based on review of student's portfolio. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit. Project or internship approved by graphic design faculty committee.
ART 4576 [Not Offered] Digital Imaging Techniques (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit. Digital imaging technology and its application in art and design areas; scanning, image processing, and manipulation, digital filtering, and imaging peripherals; emphasis on digital imaging aesthetics, emerging technology, and preparing images for printed and multimedia applications.
ART 4641 Special Studies in Ceramics (3 credits)
Prereq.: 1661 or 1662 and permission of instructor. May be taken for a max. of 9 sem. hrs. of credit. 6,12 hrs. of studio. Advanced studio work in predetermined area of specialization with emphasis on formulation of clay bodies, glazes and practice of kiln operation, building, and maintenance.
ART 4651 [Not Offered] Special Studies in Jewelry/Metalsmithing (6 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor based on review of student's portfolio. 6, 12 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 15 hrs. of credit. Studio work in predetermined area of specialization with emphasis on a single technique, material or aesthetic research in art jewelry and metalsmithing.
ART 4655 [Not Offered] Advanced Jewelry/Metalsmithing (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor based on review of student's portfolio. 6, 12 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 15 hrs. of credit. Advanced studio work in one specific process such as: forging, forming, reproduction processes, advanced construction techniques, CAD/CAM, mechanisms, clasps, chain construction. Emphasis on historical and contemporary aesthetic in art jewelry and metalsmithing.
ART 4659 [Not Offered] Senior Project: Jewelry/Metalsmithing (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor based on review of student's portfolio. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit. This course is not offered during the summer term. Proposal and execution of an independent jewelry or metalsmithing project under the direction of a major professor.
ART 4661 Advanced Ceramics (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2661 or approval of portfolio by ceramics faculty. 6 or 12 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 24 sem. hrs. of credit. Studio problems in ceramics.
ART 4691 Senior Project (3 credits)
Prereq.: 12 sem. hrs. of credit in ART 4661. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit. This course is not offered during the summer term. Proposal and execution of a ceramics project under the direction of a major professor.
ART 4741 Special Studies in Sculpture (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor based on review of student's portfolio. 6 or 12 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 9 sem. hrs. of credit. Advanced studio work in predetermined area of specialization.
ART 4761 Sculpture III : Metal Fabrication (6 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2761. 12 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 12 sem. hrs. of credit. Studies in an area of specialization such as: Foundry, Kinetics, Installation, Nature-based Art.
ART 4762 Sculpture IV: Senior Project (6 credits)
Prereq.: ART 4761. 12 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 12 sem. hrs. of credit. Independent study requiring the proposal and execution of a sculpture project, under the direction of a major professor.
ART 4800 Senior Project Painting (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 4881 and 4889. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit. Proposal and execution of a painting project under the direction of a major professor.
ART 4841 Special Studies in Painting and Drawing (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor based on review of student's portfolio. 6 hrs. of studio. May be taken for a max. of 9 sem. hrs. of credit. Advanced studio work in a predetermined area of specialization.
ART 4880 [Not Offered] Figure Painting (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2879, 2881, or 2882. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 9 sem. hrs. of credit. Studies from the nude model.
ART 4881 Intermediate Painting (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2881, 2882, and 2883. 6 hrs. studio. Contemporary concepts in painting; approaches to imagery, symbolism, empathy; individual criticism, class discussion.
ART 4882 [Not Offered] Advanced Water Media Painting (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2883. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 12 sem. hrs. of credit. Advanced studio work in water-soluble media on paper.
ART 4884 Advanced Painting (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 4881. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 6 sem. hrs. of credit. Research into advanced visual schema through selfinitiated studio problems.
ART 4886 [Not Offered] Landscape Painting (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2882. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 12 sem. hrs. of credit. On-location and studio development of the landscape.
ART 4887 Advanced Figure Drawing III (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 2879 or equivalent. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 9 sem. hrs. of credit. Study of the human figure using various media.
ART 4889 Advanced Drawing Workshop (3 credits)
Prereq.: 9 sem. hrs. of drawing. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 9 sem. hrs. of credit. Directed studies for the advanced student.
ART 4941 Special Studies in Photography (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 3994 and permission of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 12 sem. hrs. of credit. Individual creative research in a predetermined area of specialization.
ART 4992 [Not Offered] Concepts in Advanced Digital Photography (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 3992. 6 hrs. studio. Continued explorations of emerging concepts in digital photography.
ART 4994 [Not Offered] Large Format Photography (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 3994 and permission of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Fundamentals of the view camera.
ART 4996 Color Photography II (3 credits)
Prereq.: Art 3996 and permission of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. May be taken for a max. of 9 sem. hrs. of credit. Continued investigation of color photography; color negative materials and printing processes.
ART 4997 [Not Offered] Nonsilver Photography (3 credits)
Prereq.: ART 3994 and permission of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. Exploration of historical photographic processes; emphasis on nonsilver printmaking techniques.
ART 4998 Senior Project: Photography (3 credits)
Prereq.: permission of instructor. 6 hrs. studio. To be taken in the last full semester of the senior year. This course is not offered during the summer term. Proposal for and execution of an independent photography project under the direction of a major professor.

7000

ART 7030 IND STUDY GRAD (3-6 credits)
ART 7042 [Not Offered] Visiting Artist Seminar (3 credits)
May be taken for a max. of 9 hrs. of credit. Seminar with visiting artist: contemporary art, criticism, individual and group projects.
ART 7250 DIGITAL ART PRAXIS (3.0 credits)
ART 7255 DIGITAL ART SEMINAR (3.0 credits)
ART 7300 [Not Offered] Graduate Printmaking (3 credits)
6 or 12 hrs . May be taken for a max. of 36 sem. hrs. of credit.
ART 7400 [Not Offered] Art Theory and Criticism (3 credits)
Critics; building of art collections from ancient to modern times.
ART 7420 [Not Offered] Special Topics in Art History (3 credits)
Prereq.: graduate standing in art or consent of instructor. May be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit when topics vary. Advanced topics in art history.
ART 7441 [Not Offered] Graduate Research Seminar in History of Art (3 credits)
Each course may be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit when topics vary; no more than 3 hrs. per semester.
ART 7442 [Not Offered] Graduate Research Seminar in History of Art (3 credits)
Each course may be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit when topics vary; no more than 3 hrs. per semester.
ART 7490 [Not Offered] Independent Study in Art History (1-3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. May be taken for a max. of 6 hrs. of credit when topics vary.
ART 7500 Graduate Graphic Design (3 credits)
6 or 12 hrs. studio each. May be taken for a max. of 36 sem. hrs. of credit.
ART 7553 [Not Offered] Graduate Research in Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio each.
ART 7554 [Not Offered] Graduate Research in Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio each.
ART 7555 [Not Offered] Graduate Research in Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio each.
ART 7556 [Not Offered] Graduate Research in Design (3 credits)
Prereq.: consent of instructor. 6 hrs. studio each.
ART 7600 Graduate Ceramics (3 credits)
6 or12 hrs. studio each. May be taken for a max. of 36 sem. hrs. of credit.
ART 7700 [Not Offered] Graduate Sculpture (3 credits)
6 or 12 hrs. May be taken for a max. of 36 sem. hrs. of credit.
ART 7800 Graduate Painting (6 credits)
6 or 12 hrs. May be taken for a max. of 36 sem. hrs. of credit.
ART 7881 Painting Seminar (3 credits)
Prereq.: students currently enrolled in the graduate painting program. 3 hrs. seminar. Pass/fail grading. May be taken for a max. of 18 sem. hrs. of credit. Discussion of formal and conceptual issues related to the medium.
ART 7900 Graduate Photography (3 credits)
Prereq.: permission of instructor. May be taken for a max. of 36 sem. hrs. 6 or 12 hrs. of studio. Emphasis on personal vision and contemporary issues in photography.

8000

ART 8000 Thesis Research (1-12 per sem. credits)
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