ART 131 – Drawing I

Art
Lecture: 0 Lab: 6 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 3
This course introduces the language of drawing and the use of various drawing materials. Emphasis is placed on drawing techniques, media, and graphic principles. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate competence in the use of graphic forms and various drawing processes. This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA and ICAA Read More

ART 171 – Computer Art I

Art
Lecture: 0 Lab: 6 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 3
This course introduces the use of the computer as a tool for solving visual problems. Emphasis is placed on fundamentals of computer literacy and design through bit-mapped image manipulation. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of paint programs, printers, and scanners to capture, manipulate, and output images. This course has been Read More

ART 240 – Painting I

Art
Lecture: 0 Lab: 6 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 3
This course introduces the language of painting and the use of various painting materials. Emphasis is placed on the understanding and use of various painting techniques, media, and color principles. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate competence in the use of creative processes directed toward the development of expressive form. This course has Read More

ART 264 – Digital Photography I

Art
Lecture: 1 Lab: 4 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 3
This course introduces digital photographic equipment, theory and processes. Emphasis is placed on camera operation, composition, computer photo manipulation and creative expression. Upon completion, students should be able to successfully expose, digitally manipulate, and print a well-conceived composition. This course has been approved for transfer under the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement as a Pre-Major/Elective course requirement.

ART 265 – Digital Photography II

Art
Lecture: 1 Lab: 4 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 3
This course provides exploration of the concepts and processes of photo manipulation through complex composite images, special effects, color balancing and image/text integration. Emphasis is placed on creating a personal vision and style. Upon completion, students should be able to produce well-executed images using a variety of photographic and photo manipulative approaches. This course has Read More

ART 271 Computer Art II

Art
Lecture: 0 Lab: 6 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 3
This course includes advanced computer imaging techniques. Emphasis is placed on creative applications of digital technology. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate command of computer systems and applications to express their personal vision. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement for transferability as a pre-major and/or elective course requirement.

ART 275 – Intro to Commercial Art

Art
Lecture: 0 Lab: 6 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 3
This course introduces the materials and techniques used in creative layout design for publication. Emphasis is placed on design for advertising in a variety of techniques and media including computer graphics. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate competence in manual camera ready layout design and computer graphic literacy. This course has been approved Read More

ART 289 – Museum Study

Art
Lecture: 2 Lab: 2 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 3
This course introduces research methods in the museum setting. Emphasis is placed on the chronology, styles, periods, context, and meaning in art. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate the advantage of first-hand and on-site research. This course has been approved to satisfy the Comprehensive Articulation Agreement for transferability as a pre-major and/or elective Read More

BAF 143 – Financial Planning

Business and Finance
Lecture: 3 Lab: 0 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits:
This course covers the perspectives, principles, and practices of financial planning. Topics include investment, retirement, tax, and estate planning. Upon completion, students should be able to understand the process that looks at a customer’s financial picture and recommend strategies to achieve the customer’s objectives.

BIO 110 – Principles of Biology

Biology
Lecture: 3 Lab: 3 Clinic: 0 Work: 0 Credits: 4
This course provides a survey of fundamental biological principles for non-science majors. Emphasis is placed on basic chemistry, cell biology, metabolism, genetics, evolution, ecology, diversity, and other related topics. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate increased knowledge and better understanding of biology as it applies to everyday life. This course has been approved Read More