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Courses - Spring 2018
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 studio lab fee.
ARTT110
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.
Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab 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 studio lab 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 studio lab 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 studio lab fee.
ARTT260
Dangerous Art: Censorship or Subsidy
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
GenEd: DSHS, SCIS
Combines a broad historical analysis of the relationship between art and authority with an examination of contemporary culture criticism and art practice. Explores the uses and abuses of art and culture in totalitarianand theocratic states as a prelude to a review of the role of official culture in the United States. Examines art and culture in the public arena and many related areas where the arts and policy interact.
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 studio lab fee.
ARTT330
Elements of Sculpture: Metal Casting
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F
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 studio lab fee.
ARTT331
Elements of Sculpture: Steel
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F
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 studio lab fee.
ARTT333
Elements of Sculpture: Wood and Mixed Media
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F
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 studio lab 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.
Restricted to departmental honors students only. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
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.
Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
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.
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.
Includes photographic processes. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab 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.
Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT353
Elements of Photography
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT200, ARTT210, and ARTT150; or permission of ARHU-Art department.
Introduction to black-and-white photography. Basic technical and aesthetic vocabulary, camera mechanics and darkroom techniques. Introduction to the photographic message and meaning in both fine art and design concept.
Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT357
(Perm Req)
Interactive Design
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: ARTT355 and ARTT356.
In-depth exploration of interactive design and website construction. Emphasis on concept-driven and community-based projects using variety of interactive software programs.
Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT361
(Perm Req)
Design Literacy: Decoding Our Visual Culture
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT355 and ARTT356.
Credit only granted for: ARTT361 or ARTT489L.
Formerly: ARTT489L.
Holistic presentation of design history and theory from pre-history to present. Covers primarily visual communication design and includes the interrelationship of interior-, furniture-, industrial-, fashion-design, and architecture.
ARTT369T
Special Topics in Study Abroad III; Elements of Photography
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
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.
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; Advanced Drawing: 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. Repeatable to 12 credits.

Multi-level drawing studio emphasizing advanced concepts and processes related to drawing; emphasis on contemporary art issues and individual directions. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT418H
(Perm Req)
Advanced Drawing Studio; Honors Advanced Drawing
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restricted to departmental honors students only. Prerequisite: ARTT150, ARTT200, and ARTT210; plus one 300-level studio course; and permission of department. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT428
Advanced Painting Studio; Advanced Painting
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT320 or permission of department. 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. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT428H
(Perm Req)
Advanced Painting Studio; Honors Advanced Painting
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restricted to departmental honors students only. Prerequisite: ARTT320 and permission of department. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT438A
Advanced Sculpture Studio; Advanced Metal Casting
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT330 or permission of department. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT438D
(Perm Req)
Advanced Sculpture Studio; Advanced Sculpture in Wood and Mixed Media
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT333 or permission of department. 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. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT438E
Advanced Sculpture Studio; Advanced Steel and Multi-Media Sculpture
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT438H
(Perm Req)
Advanced Sculpture Studio; Honors Advanced Sculpture
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restricted to departmental honors students only. Prerequisite: 300-level sculpture course and permission of department. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT448E
Advanced Printmaking Studio; Advanced Screen Printing
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT343 or permission of department. Repeatable to 12 credits.

Multi-level printmaking studio with emphasis on multi-media print processes and contemporary issues in print media. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT448F
Advanced Printmaking Studio; Woodcut and Mixed Media
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: One 300-level printmaking course or permission of department.

Multi-level printmaking studio; continuation of media-specific printmaking courses with emphasis on contemporary art issues and individual directions in chosen media. Students must pay a $40.00 laboratory studio fee.
ARTT448H
(Perm Req)
Advanced Printmaking Studio; Honors Advanced Printmaking
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Restricted to departmental honors students only. Prerequisite: 300-level printmaking course and permission of department. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT455
(Perm Req)
Three Dimensional Graphic Design
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: ARTT355, ARTT356, and ARTT357.
Recommended: ARTT333.
Credit only granted for: ARTT352 or ARTT455.
Formerly: ARTT352.
Continued exploration of advanced graphic design practices with primary emphasis on 3-D object and packaging design. Includes research, course reading discussion, oral presentations, and specific project assignments which will require a proficient level of hand-skills (craft) and computer skills.
Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT456
(Perm Req)
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT355, ARTT356, and ARTT357; or permission of ARHU-Art department.
Explores computer graphics and visual communication 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.
Explores computer graphics and visual communication 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 a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT458
(Perm Req)
Graphic Design Portfolio; Advanced Graphic Design
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Print publication and self promotion design. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
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
Prerequisite: ARTT370 or permission of Department. 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. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
ARTT479E
Advanced Digital Media Studio; Art and Electronics
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Prerequisite: ARTT370 or permission of Department. Studio course exploring the basics of building circuits with electronic components, motors, sensors, and Arduino technology in the context of interactive art and kinetic sculpture. Students must pay a $40.00 studio lab fee.
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.
ARTT481
(Perm Req)
Advanced Specialization Seminar
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg
Prerequisite: Permission of ARHU-Art department.
Seminar combines contemporary art theory, criticism, professional practice and career preparation in relation to students works from all areas of specialization.
ARTT489N
Advanced Special Topics in Art; Design in Illustration
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
Pre-requisite: 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.
ARTT489W
Advanced Special Topics in Art; Contemporary Issues in Art and Technology
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
ARTT489X
Advanced Special Topics in Art; Surveillance Culture in Art and Photography
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
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.
ARTT689W
Special Problems in Studio Art; Contemporary Issues in Art & Technology
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
ARTT689X
Special Problems in Studio Art; Surveillance Culture in Art and Photography
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
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 studio lab 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.