Art History Minor

Lower Division Requirements

ART241 GloblHistryOfArt:AncntToMedieval

This course will introduce you to the major monuments of art and architecture across the globe beginning with prehistoric civilizations and ending with medieval societies. As a survey, we will be covering a wide range of objects, concepts, terms, chronology and geography. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall)

ART241-A
Papineau, Katherine K.
09/05/2017 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Mission Hall 127

ART242 GlblHstryOfArt:RenssnceToContemp

This course will introduce you to the major monuments of art and architecture across the globe beginning with medieval societies and ending with the modern world. As a survey, we will be covering a wide range of objects, concepts, terms, chronology and geography. (3 units; Multicultural; Spring)

ART242-A
Papineau, Katherine K.
01/10/2018 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Health Science Campus L240

Lower Division Elective Requirements

Complete 8 units from the following: 

ART201 Principles of Design and Color

An introduction to the principles of two-dimensional design and color theory and their use as tools for effective visual communication. (4 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

ART201-B
Swendsrud, Astri Liv
09/05/2017 MW 3:45 PM - 5:45 PM The Village at CBU ART2
ART201-A
Batongmalaque, Mark L.
09/05/2017 MW 8:15 AM - 10:15 AM The Village at CBU ART2
ART201-C
Brabant, Candace Emma
09/05/2017 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM The Village at CBU ART2
ART201-A
Lippire, Kristine
01/10/2018 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM The Village at CBU ART2
ART201-B
Lippire, Kristine
01/10/2018 TTh 12:15 PM - 1:45 PM The Village at CBU ART2
ART201-C
Swendsrud, Astri Liv
01/10/2018 TTh 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM The Village at CBU ART2

ART204 Drawing I

This course is one of the foundation courses that develop the perceptual and technical skills for effective drawing. Presents drawing as an essential tool for visual expression. This course is also recommended for general education. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

ART204-C
Batongmalaque, Mark L.
09/05/2017 T 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM The Village at CBU ART1
ART204-D
Rand, Caron Guerrant
09/05/2017 MW 10:45 AM - 12:15 PM The Village at CBU ART2
ART204-A
Simcoe, Duncan L.
09/05/2017 F 10:45 AM - 1:45 AM The Village at CBU ART1
ART204-A
Simcoe, Duncan L.
01/10/2018 M 2:30 PM - 5:30 PM The Village at CBU ART1
ART204-B
Batongmalaque, Mark L.
01/10/2018 M 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM The Village at CBU ART1
ART204-C
Brabant, Candace Emma
01/10/2018 W 1:15 PM - 4:15 PM The Village at CBU ART2
ART204-A
Simcoe, Duncan L.
07/02/2018 W 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM The Village at CBU ART1

ART203 Printmaking I

This is a studio Course designed to facilitate the creation of original prints using a variety of printmaking techniques. Methods such as monotype, relief (woodcut, linoleum), and intaglio will be explored. Additional Lab Fee. Prerequisite: ART 201 and ART 204. (4 units; Fall)

ART225 Sculpture I

Basic elements of sculpture. Creating forms in clay, plaster, paper and multi-media techniques. (4 units; Multicultural; Fall)

ART232 Ceramics I

Introduction to working with clay, using pinch, coil, slab and wheel; applying glazes, exploring decorating techniques using oxides. History of clay as an art form. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

ART232-A
Williams, David H.
09/05/2017 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Ceramics Building 100
ART232-B
Williams, David H.
09/05/2017 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Ceramics Building 100
ART232-C
Williams, David H.
09/05/2017 TTh 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Ceramics Building 100
ART232-A
Williams, David H.
01/10/2018 TTh 8:45 AM - 10:15 AM Ceramics Building 100
ART232-B
Williams, David H.
01/10/2018 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Ceramics Building 100

ART283 Painting I

Projects introduce traditional painting methods in oils or acrylic paints. Applied studio work, slide lectures, group discussions, and field trips are possible. May be repeated one time for credit. Prerequisite: ART 201 or ART 204. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall)

ART283-A
Rand, Caron Guerrant
09/05/2017 MW 8:15 AM - 10:15 AM The Village at CBU ART1

Upper Division Requirements

ART351 Museum Studies

The course will examine the pivotal role that the curators play in museums, and the ways in which the expanding art-world functions today. It will introduce students to aspects of museum work, with an emphasis on the role of the fine arts curator and curatorial theory and how this can integrate with becoming a professional arts administrator. (3 units; Fall, Spring)

ART351-A
Papineau, Katherine K.
09/05/2017 M 9:30 AM - 12:30 PM James Complex 104

ART430 Art and the Bible

A study of the dynamic relationship, which has historically existed between the content of Biblical texts and visual art, with consideration also being given to select examples of music and literature. (3 units; Multicultural; Fall/Spring)

ART430-A
Simcoe, Duncan L.
09/05/2017 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM James Complex 191
ART430-A
Simcoe, Duncan L.
01/10/2018 TTh 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM Yeager Center B112

Upper Division Art History/Theory Elective Requirements

Complete 12 units from the following:

ART345 Nineteenth Century Art History

A study of the major developments in the visual arts in Europe from David to the first Impressionist show in 1874. Lecture and slides. (3 units; Multicultural; As offered)

ART346 History of Modern Painting

A study of the development of modern painting from the French Impressionist movement to the present day in the United States. Lecture and slides. (3 units; Multicultural; As Offered)

ART347 Contemporary Art History

This course critically examines visual art and design on a global scale from 1945 to the present. We will consider art in its broader framework of “visual culture” that includes performance, installation, print media, video and propaganda. Prerequisites: ART 241 or ART 242. (3 units, As offered)

ART361 Art of Latin America

As an introduction to the ancient Americas, this course will focus on seven major cultures in Mesoamerica (Olmec, Teotihuacan, Maya, Aztec) and Andean South America (Chavín, Moche, and Inca). The course concludes with the arrival of Spanish explorers in the 16th century and a brief analysis of new visual forms produced in response to new social, political and religious contexts. Prerequisite: ART 241 or ART 242 (3 units; As offered)

ART361-A
Papineau, Katherine K.
09/05/2017 W 10:45 AM - 1:45 PM Health Science Campus A016

ART371 Art of Southeast Asia

This course covers the development of art in India and Southeast Asia (i.e. Cambodia, Thailand, Burma (Myanmar), Vietnam and Indonesia) from pre-historic periods to the present. Prerequisite: ART 241 or ART 242 (3 units; As offered)

ART381 Women in the Arts

This course will focus on women both as the subjects and the creators of art. It will be organized chronologically and thematically. This will involve a historical survey of women artists and their artistic contributions, as well as an examination of the religious, mythological and secular images of women in art. Extensive attention will be given to the creation, modification and persistence of these images throughout history, due to their respective religious, social, economical, psychological and intellectual conditions. (3 units; As Offered)

ART385 Film as Visual Art

Film as Visual Art is a study of masterworks of cinematic art with an emphasis on visual aesthetics and cultural influences. The class will examine selected International cinematic classics, focusing on the film's director, or 'auteur'. The French idea of "camera as stylo" (pen) will be explored through the film director's use of camera angles, composition, editing and lighting will be explored will be deconstructed, in a manner consistent with traditional forms of visual art. Also under consideration will be the way that these visual elements stand in dynamic/creative tension with the visual culture of their national origin or context. Included in this would be fashion, art, politics and philosophy. (3 units; Multicultural; As offered)

ART385-A
Eaton, Michael A.
01/10/2018 Th 12:15 PM - 3:15 PM The Village at CBU 100

ART412 Topics in Art History

Projects in Art History topics of current interest not normally covered by established courses. Content variable. May be repeated twice for credit with change of topic. (1-4 units; Multicultural; As offered)

ART412-A
Cedre', Tamara P.
01/10/2018 F 1:15 PM - 4:15 PM The Village at CBU 300