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Spring Quarter, 2022

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ART 002: Beginning Drawing (5)

Studio—6 hour(s). Introduction to drawing using various black and white media to articulate forms and organize space, with reference to historical and contemporary works. GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2021 Spring Quarter.

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ART 005: Beginning Sculpture (5)

Studio—6 hour(s). Basic sculpture techniques using a variety of media. Form in space using cardboard, plaster, and/or cement, wood and/or metal and other media. GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2021 Spring Quarter.

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ART 007: Beginning Painting (5)

Studio—6 hour(s). Introduction to techniques and concepts in the practice of painting. GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2021 Spring Quarter.

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ART 009: Beginning Photography (5)

Studio—6 hour(s). Introduction to visual language of photographic art and technique. Manual camera operation and printing techniques. Concept and practice of photography as an art form and creating photographic projects. GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2019 Fall Quarter.

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ART 011: Beginning Printmaking (5)

Studio—6 hour(s). Introduction to printmaking such as monoprint, intaglio, lithography, relief and digital techniques. Practical methods taught within a workshop environment using art historical and contemporary examples. GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2021 Spring Quarter.

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ART 012: Beginning Video (4)

Studio—6 hour(s). Production techniques of video shooting, editing, lighting, sound and effects. A conceptual framework for video-art techniques. GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2015 Winter Quarter.

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ART 101E: Intermediate Painting: Reinterpreting Landscape (5)

Studio—6 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ART 007. Pass One restricted to Art Studio majors. Interpretation of landscape through painting, drawing, and related media. Integration of historical, cultural, natural, and artistic contexts. May be repeated up to 1 time(s). GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2021 Spring Quarter.

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ART 102A: Advanced Painting: Studio Projects (5)

Studio—6 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ART 101A. Pass One restricted to Art Studio majors. Sustained development of painting for advanced students. Approaches will vary according to the instructor. May be repeated up to 1 time(s). GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2021 Spring Quarter.

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ART 103A: Intermediate Drawing: Black and White (4)

Studio—6 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ART 002. Pass One restricted Art Studio majors. Advanced study of drawing composition using black and white media. GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2007 Fall Quarter.

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ART 105A: Advanced Drawing: Studio Projects (5)

Studio—6 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ART 002; (ART 103A or ART 103B or ART 103C). Pass One restricted to Art Studio majors. Exploration of composition and process in drawing. Emphasis on the role of drawing in contemporary art and on drawing as an interdisciplinary practice. May be repeated up to 1 time(s). GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2021 Spring Quarter.

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ART 110DA: The Photobook (5)

Studio—6 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ART 009; or Consent of Instructor. Pass One restricted to Art Studio majors. History and practice of photographic book. Sequencing, use of text & image, page layout and bookbinding techniques. Development of major photographic project. Includes technical lessons on image correction, digital page layout, and bookbinding techniques. GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2021 Winter Quarter.

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ART 111B: Advanced Photography: Digital Imaging (4)

Studio—6 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ART 009; ART 110B. Pass One restricted to Art Studio majors. In-depth exploration of digital photography, including refined digital imaging techniques. Theoretical issues involved in digital media. May be repeated up to 1 time(s). GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2007 Fall Quarter.

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ART 112 – Sound for Vision (4)

Studio—6 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ART 012 or CDM 020 or CTS 020 or TCS 100. Pass One restricted to Art Studio majors. Sound composition and development of an audio databank. Study of repetition and phase shifts. Creation of descriptive acoustic space recordings in combination with other artistic media. Audio as stand alone or accompaniment. May be repeated up to 1 time(s). GE credit: AH. Effective: 2019 Winter Quarter.

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ART 125A: Intermediate Printmaking: Relief (5)

Studio—6 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ART 011. Pass One restricted to Art Studio majors. Relief printmaking, experimental printing of found surfaces, single-color block printing and reduction woodcut techniques. Development of conceptual and technical progress. May be repeated up to 1 time(s). GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2021 Spring Quarter.

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Art 125B: Intermediate Printmaking: Intaglio (5)

Studio—6 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ART 011. Pass One restricted to Art Studio majors. Intaglio printmaking techniques including copper-plate drypoint, engraving, etching, aquatint. Development of on soft-ground, spit bite and chine-collé. Development of conceptual and technical progress. May be repeated up to 1 time(s). GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2021 Spring Quarter.

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ART 142A: Intermediate Ceramic Sculpture: Industrial Production Methods (5)

Studio—6 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ART 008. Pass One restricted to Art Studio majors. Ceramic sculpture creation using two forms of industrial processes: plaster mold design, fabrication and casting; and extrusion with dies, including die fabrication. May be repeated up to 1 time(s). GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2021 Winter Quarter.

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ART 151: Intermediate Sculpture (5)

Studio—6 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ART 005. Pass One restricted to Art Studio majors. Individualized explorations through multiple projects in a variety of sculpture media and techniques. Builds upon technical skills and concepts covered in ART 005. May be repeated up to 2 time(s) when topic differs. GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2021 Spring Quarter.

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ART 152A: Advanced Sculpture: Studio Projects (5)

Studio—6 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): ART 005; ART 151. Pass One restricted to Art Studio majors. Sculpture for advanced students. Emphasis on concept, idea development and honing technical skills. Approaches and projects will vary according to the instructor. May be repeated up to 1 time(s) when topic differs. GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 2021 Spring Quarter.

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ART 171: Mexican and Chicano Mural Workshop (4)

Studio—8 hour(s); Independent Study—1 hour(s). Prerequisite(s): CHI 070; and Consent of Instructor. The Mural: a collective art process that empowers students and people through design and execution of mural paintings in the tradition of the Mexican Mural Movement; introduces materials and techniques. May be repeated up to 1 time(s). (Same course as CHI 171.) GE credit: AH, VL. Effective: 1997 Winter Quarter.

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