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Courses - Fall 2017
ARTT
Art Studio Department Site
ARTT100
Two-Dimensional Design Fundamentals
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: DSSP
Principles and elements of two-dimensional design. Introduction to visual communication.
Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT110
Elements of Drawing I
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F
GenEd: DSSP
Fundamental concepts, media, and processes of drawing. Emphasis on observation and representation in combination with individual expression. Subject matter includes still life, human figure, nature, the built environment, and conceptual projects.
Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT110S
Elements of Drawing I
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: DSSP
Fundamental concepts, media, and processes of drawing. Emphasis on observation and representation in combination with individual expression. Subject matter includes still life, human figure, nature, the built environment, and conceptual projects.
Restricted to College Park Scholars - Arts. Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT150
Introduction to Art Theory
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: HA
GenEd: DSHU
Fundamental concepts of global, philosophic, and critical art theory examined through various historic and contemporary texts, and the analysis of works of art.
ARTT200
Three-Dimensional Art Fundamentals
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT100 and ARTT110.
Fundamental concepts of three-dimensional form and space examined through the manipulation and organization of various materials.
Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT210
Elements of Drawing II
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT110.
Continuation of ARTT110 with additional emphasis on color, figure drawing, and contemporary issues.
Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT255
Introduction to Digital Art and Design Processes
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT100 and ARTT110.
Credit only granted for: ARTT255 or ARTT354.
Formerly: ARTT354.
Introduction to basic software and principles of digital imaging, and how they are applied to art and design. Topics covered: Digital image construction and manipulation, Vector-Based digital techniques layout, typography, etc), time-based digital techniques (video and audio composition and manipulation), and basic interactivity (web-design). Digital media used to explore visual principles established in ARTT100.
Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT320
Elements of Painting
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT150; or permission of ARHU-Art department.
Concepts and fundamental processes of oil and/or acrylic painting.
Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT330
Elements of Sculpture: Metal Casting
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT150; or permission of ARHU-Art department.
Sculptural concepts and fundamental processes related to metal casting.
Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT330H
(Perm Req)
Elements of Sculpture: Metal Casting
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT150; or permission of ARHU-Art department.
Sculptural concepts and fundamental processes related to metal casting.
Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee. This course is restricted to departmental honors students only.
ARTT331
Elements of Sculpture: Steel
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT150; or permission of ARHU-Art department.
Sculptural concepts and fundamental processes related to steel fabrication; torch cutting, welding, hot forging, and finishing.
Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT333
Elements of Sculpture: Wood and Mixed Media
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT150; or permission of ARHU-Art department.
Sculptural concepts and fundamental processes using wood and mixed media.
Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT333H
(Perm Req)
Elements of Sculpture: Wood and Mixed Media
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT150; or permission of ARHU-Art department.
Sculptural concepts and fundamental processes using wood and mixed media.
This course is restricted to departmental honors students only. Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT340
Elements of Printmaking: Intaglio
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT150; or permission of ARHU-Art department.
Concepts and fundamental processes related to etching, aquatint, and drypoint.
Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT340H
(Perm Req)
Elements of Printmaking: Intaglio
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT150; or permission of ARHU-Art department.
Concepts and fundamental processes related to etching, aquatint, and drypoint.
Student's must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee. This course is restricted to departmental honors students only.
ARTT341
Elements of Printmaking: Woodcut and Relief
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT150; or permission of ARHU-Art department.
Concepts and fundamental processes related to woodcuts, linocuts, and other relief printing media.
There is a $40.00 lab fee for this course.
ARTT341H
(Perm Req)
Elements of Printmaking: Woodcut and Relief
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT150; or permission of ARHU-Art department.
Concepts and fundamental processes related to woodcuts, linocuts, and other relief printing media.
There is a $40.00 lab fee for this course.

This course is restricted to departmental honors students only.
ARTT343
Elements of Printmaking: Screen Printing
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT150; or permission of ARHU-Art department.
Concepts and fundamental processes related to silkscreen printing.
Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT343H
(Perm Req)
Elements of Printmaking: Screen Printing
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT150; or permission of ARHU-Art department.
Concepts and fundamental processes related to silkscreen printing.
This course is restricted to departmental honors students only. Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT355
(Perm Req)
Intermediate Graphic Design Principles
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: ARTT150, ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT255; and must be admitted to the Graphic Design Concentration (Track 3).
Credit only granted for: ARTT350 or ARTT355.
Formerly: ARTT350.
Investigation of basic concepts, history, techniques, and materials use by professional graphic designers, focusing on typography. Explores various aspects of design related to typography through examination and production of many types of finished work.
Students must pay $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT356
(Perm Req)
Graphic Design Processes
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: ARTT150, ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT255; and must have been admitted to Graphic Design Concentration (Track 3).
Credit only granted for: ARTT351 or ARTT356.
Formerly: ARTT351.
Explores computer graphics and visual communcation principles in a time-based context. Examination of fundamental design principles through digital projects that involve photo manipulation, digital illustration, layout, animation, and web design.
Students must pay $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT370
Elements of Digital Media
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT150, ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT255; or permission of ARHU-Art department.
Exploration of image creation and manipulation, interactivity, and linkages between digital audio and video. Emphasis on issues in contemporary digital art.
Students must pay $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT386
(Perm Req)
Experiential Learning
Credits: 3 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F
Prerequisite: Permission of ARHU-Art department.
Restriction: Junior standing or higher.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT389
(Perm Req)
Department of Art Undergraduate Teaching Assistantship
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT399
(Perm Req)
Department of Art Research Assistantship
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT418B
Advanced Drawing Studio; A Contemporary Approach
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT150, ARTT200, and ARTT210; plus one 300-level studio course; or permission of department. Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee. Repeatable to 12 credits.

Multi-level drawing studio emphasizing advanced concepts and processes related to drawing; emphasis on contemporary art issues and individual directions.
ARTT418H
(Perm Req)
Advanced Drawing Studio; Honors Drawing: A Contemporary Approach
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restricted to departmental honors students only. Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT428
Advanced Painting Studio; Painting
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT320 or permission of the department. Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee. Repeatable to 12 credits.

Multi-level painting studio emphasizing advanced concepts and processes related to oil and acrylic painting; emphasis on contemporary art issues and individual directions.
ARTT428H
(Perm Req)
Advanced Painting Studio; Honors Painting
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restricted to departmental honors students only. Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT438A
Advanced Sculpture Studio; Metal Casting and Mixed Media
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
ARTT438C
Advanced Sculpture Studio; Steel and Mixed Media Sculpture
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT331 or permission of instructor. Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee. Repeatable to 12 credits.

Multi-level sculpture studio; continuation of media-specific sculpture courses with emphasis on contemporary art issues and individual directions in chosen media.
ARTT438D
(Perm Req)
Advanced Sculpture Studio; Wood and Mixed Media
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee. Repeatable to 12 credits.

Multi-level sculpture studio; continuation of media-specific sculpture courses with emphasis on contemporary art issues and individual directions in chosen media.
ARTT438H
(Perm Req)
Advanced Sculpture Studio; Honors Sculpture
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restricted to departmental honors students only. Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT438I
Advanced Sculpture Studio; Metal Casting
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT330 or permission of instructor. Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee. Repeatable to 12 credits.

Multi-level sculpture studio; continuation of media-specific sculpture courses with emphasis on contemporary art issues and individual directions in chosen media.
ARTT448A
Advanced Printmaking Studio; Intaglio
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT340. Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.

Multi-level printmaking studio; continuation of media-specific printmaking courses with emphasis on contemporary art issues and individual directions in chosen media.
ARTT448E
Advanced Printmaking Studio; Screen Printing
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT343. Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.

Multi-level printmaking studio; continuation of media-specific printmaking courses with emphasis on contemporary art issues and individual directions in chosen media.
ARTT448F
Advanced Printmaking Studio; Advanced Woodcut and Relief
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT341. Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.

Multi-level printmaking studio; continuation of media-specific printmaking courses with emphasis on contemporary art issues and individual directions in chosen media.
ARTT448H
(Perm Req)
Advanced Printmaking Studio; Honors Printmaking Studio
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: 300-level printmaking course and admission to Department Honors Program. Permission of Department required. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT454
(Perm Req)
Advanced Graphic Design Principles: Design in Society
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: ARTT355 and ARTT356.
Focus on social responsibility and community activism. History and theory of propaganda and advocacy-based design. Students explore current design practices, work individually, and collaborate in teams with non-profits or other clients with community-based or socio-cultural agendas. Research and writing-intensive course.
$40 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT457
(Perm Req)
Advanced Interactive Design
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: ARTT357.
Advanced concepts and technieques of interactive design and interactive software. Examination of corporate, client-based, and public service-based interactive graphic design. Emphasis on web-based interactive design structures.
$40 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT479A
Advanced Digital Media Studio; Code and Form
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
There is a $40.00 studio lab fee.

Advanced level course in Digital Media emphasizing contemporary practices and theories in the area of Digital Fabrication. 3-D modeling, 3-D printing and related digital fabrication techniques are covered.
ARTT479C
Advanced Digital Media Studio; Sound Art: Practice and Theory
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT370. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee. Basics of sound recording, mixing, and processing, as well as creative applications of sound used for screen-based practices, performance and installation art. Theoretical concepts central to sound as an artistic medium are also introduced.
ARTT479D
Advanced Digital Media Studio; Immersive and Virtual Environments
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Introduction to the uses of game development software in an artistic context. Practical examination of interactive, immersive and installation art as mediated through the context of real-time computer generated imagery and game engine methodologies.
ARTT479H
(Perm Req)
Advanced Digital Media Studio; Honors Advanced Digital Media
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT370. Restricted to Departmental Honors students. Basics of sound recording, mixing, and processing, as well as creative applications of sound used for screen-based practices, performance and installation art. Theoretical concepts central to sound as an artistic medium are also introduced. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT480H
(Perm Req)
Honors Seminar
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Team-taught seminar focusing on relationship between student's work and the theoretical context of contemporary art.
Students must pay $40.00 laboratory fee.
ARTT489C
Advanced Special Topics in Art; Markets and Collecting
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
ARTT489N
Advanced Special Topics in Art; Design in Illustration
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT210. This course may not be used to satisfy the studio art elective requirement for the Graphic Design Concentration-Track 3. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT498A
(Perm Req)
Directed Studies in Studio Art
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT498B
(Perm Req)
Directed Studies in Studio Art
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT498H
(Perm Req)
Directed Studies in Studio Art; Honors Thesis
Credits: 2 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restricted to departmental honors students only. Prerequisite: permission of department. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT618
(Perm Req)
Drawing; Drawing
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT628
(Perm Req)
Painting; Painting
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT638
(Perm Req)
Sculpture; Sculpture
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT648
(Perm Req)
Printmaking; Printmaking
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT698A
(Perm Req)
Directed Graduate Studies in Studio Art
Credits: 1 - 4
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT698B
(Perm Req)
Directed Graduate Studies in Studio Art
Credits: 1 - 4
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT698C
(Perm Req)
Directed Graduate Studies in Studio Art; Graduate Teaching Practicum
Credits: 1 - 4
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT699A
(Perm Req)
Directed Graduate Studies in Studio Art
Credits: 1 - 4
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT699B
(Perm Req)
Directed Graduate Studies in Studio Art
Credits: 1 - 4
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT718
(Perm Req)
Drawing; Drawing
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT728
(Perm Req)
Painting; Painting
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT738
(Perm Req)
Sculpture; Sculpture
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT748
(Perm Req)
Printmaking; Printmaking
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT768
(Perm Req)
Graduate Colloquium
Credits: 2
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT798A
(Perm Req)
Directed Graduate Studies in Studio Art
Credits: 1 - 4
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT798B
(Perm Req)
Directed Graduate Studies in Studio Art
Credits: 1 - 4
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Students must pay a $60.00 studio lab fee.
Contact department for information to register for this course.
ARTT799
Master's Thesis Research
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg
Contact department for information to register for this course.