Art (ART)

ART 1103 Drawing I

Description: A freehand drawing experience designed to build basic skills and awareness of visual relationships. A sequence of problems dealing with composition, shape, volume, value, line, gesture, texture and perspective. A variety of media explored.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 1113 Drawing II

Prerequisites: ART 1103.

Description: Objective and subjective approaches to visual problem solving in a variety of black and white and color media. The analysis and manipulation of form, light, space, volume, and the formal aspects of perspective.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 1203 Visual Thinking: Image and Surface

Description: Investigation of fundamental design principles and visual elements through the process of image making. Students explore the dynamics of composition through developing approaches to aesthetics, visual analysis, perception and narrative. Provides experience with a variety of two-dimensional media and develops core skills in observation, craft and technique. Emphasis is placed on interdisciplinary learning through lectures, discussions, critiques, and the process of making images.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 1303 Visual Thinking: Form and Space

Description: Investigation of fundamental design principles of form through the process of object making. Students explore concepts of interaction between form, space and movement through developing approaches to the construction and manipulation of materials. Provides experience with a variety of three-dimensional media and develops skills in observation, craft and technique. Emphasis is placed on interdisciplinary learning through lectures, discussions, critiques, and the process of making objects. Course previously offered as ART 2203.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 1503 Art History Survey I (H)

Description: The arts, artists, and their cultures from prehistoric times through the Early Renaissance. May not be used for degree credit with ART 1603. Previously offered as ART 2603.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 1513 Art History Survey II (H)

Description: The arts, artists, and their cultures from the Early Renaissance to the present. May not be used for degree credit with ART 1603. Previously offered as ART 2613.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 1603 Introduction to Art (H)

Description: Introductory survey of art history from ancient times to the present. May not be used for degree credit with ART 1503 or 1513. Course previously offered as ART 1803.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 2003 Studio Methods and Preparation

Description: Portfolio concept development including idea generation, sketchbook, analyzing and evaluating art criticism and select contemporary artists. Professional portfolio presentation, including matting, artwork documentation and resume as a prcursor to teh Sophomore review. Course previously offered as ART 2002.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 2113 Life Drawing

Prerequisites: ART 1113.

Description: Introduction to life drawing with emphasis on preliminary linear construction and structural aspects of the figure, including the study of general body proportions, rapid visualization, and figure-ground relationships.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 2223 Oil Painting I

Prerequisites: ART 1113 and ART 1203 and ART 1303, or consent of instructor.

Description: The development of skills in oil paint­ing stressing form and content, visual perception, and individual expression. Technical instruction applicable to individual problems and needs. Course previously offered as ART 3123.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 2233 Watercolor I

Prerequisites: ART 1113 , ART 1203 , ART 1303 , or consent of instructor.

Description: The development of technical skills stressing color, form, and content. Assignments cover paper preparation and support, brush handling, pigment characteristics and mixing, and all basic dry surface and wet surface painting techniques. Course previously offered as ART 3133.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 2243 Jewelry and Metals I

Prerequisites: ART 1113, ART 1303 ; consent of instructor.

Description: Fabrication and forming techniques for non-ferrous metals. Cold joinery, silver soldering, surface treatment and elementary stone setting. Applications toward either wearable or small scale sculptural format. Course previously offered as ART 3343.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 2253 Ceramics I

Prerequisites: ART 1113, ART 1303, or consent of instructor.

Description: Introduction to basic building techniques including wheel throwing, coiling, and slab construction, as well as slip and glaze application and a variety of firing processes. Exposure to historical and contemporary references. Emphasis on personal growth through technique and concept. Course previously offered as ART 3503.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 2263 Sculpture I

Prerequisites: ART 1113, ART 1303.

Description: Studies in clay and plaster. Subtractive and additive processes. Emphasis on sculptural ideas, methods, and materials. Course previously offered as ART 3323.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 2273 Printmaking I

Prerequisites: ART 1113, ART 1203, ART 1303, or consent of instructor.

Description: Varied print processes, including monotypes, relief printmaking, and intaglio. Fundamental techniques of each medium that include inking, printing, editioning multiples, and both additive and subtractive approaches.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 2283 Studio Art Digital Survey

Prerequisites: ART 1103 and ART 1303 and ART 1203 or ART 2423 and ART 2413 or by consent of instructor.

Description: This studio art course is an introduction to concepts, tools and techniques related to digital technology. Students will work specifically with digital video, sound editing, digital photography, digital imaging and printing. Projects in the course will focus on fostering an introductory to intermediate level understanding of digital technologies and formats, while allowing more advanced students to incorporate media of personal interest, such as performance, assemblage, projection, and installation, as well as other hybrid and emerging art forms.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 2293 Photography I

Prerequisites: ART 1103, ART 1203 and ART 1303, or consent of instructor.

Description: An introduction to the use of photography as an art form. Exploration of traditional and current photographic methods with an emphasis on creating a foundational understanding of the medium's core concepts and techniques. Students will shoot, process, and print their own images, which will be discussed in critique with reference to basic photographic theory.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 2403 Illustration I

Prerequisites: ART 1113 and 2.75 graduation/retention GPA.

Description: Introduction to historic and contemporary illustration and consideration of a wide range of illustrative styles. Required experiments with media and consideration of alternate ways of illustrating a message through conceptual and compositional variations.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 2413 Typography I

Prerequisites: ART 1103 and 2.75 graduation/retention GPA.

Description: An investigation of letter forms and their characteristics and a study of spacing, leading, type selection, layout alternatives, type specification, and copy fitting. Preliminary introduction to typography as a communication medium. An understanding of typographic terminology and measuring systems while developing hand skills and introducing computer technology.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 2423 Graphic Design I

Prerequisites: ART 1103 and 2.75 graduation/retention GPA.

Description: Exploration of basic design principles—line, form, and color, as visual communication. Problem solving, generation of ideas, development of concepts, and the integration of word and image. Technical and presentation skills.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 2433 Digital Design I

Prerequisites: ART 1103 and 2.75 graduation/retention GPA. I

Description: Introduction to the concepts, techniques and methods of using computer software to explore graphic design principles. Discussion of technology and media as applied to visual communication. Course previously offered as ART 3443.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 2803 Introduction to Photography for Non-Majors

Description: This course is an introduction to the technical and aesthetic properties of digital photography as an art form. Students will learn the basic technical aspects of photography using the DSLR camera as a creative tool No previous experience with photography is required for this class. This course is intended for non-art majors; there are no prerequisites.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3110 Life Drawing Studio

Prerequisites: ART 2113 or consent of instructor.

Description: The development of formal and expressive aspects of drawing by direct observation of the figure and its environment. Emphasis on media experimentation, aesthetic considerations, personal concepts, and anatomy. Offered for fixed credit, 3 credit hours, maximum repeat 9.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3213 Public and Installation Art

Prerequisites: ART 1303 or permission of instructor.

Description: Intermediate level course that offers students the opportunity to explore mixed media and multi-media art production through site-sensitive and site specific projects. Lectures will include contemporary and historical examples. Students will have access to a tool shop with instruction and assistance provided. Projects are designed and created for sites outside of the classroom, allowing for individual exploration based upon interests.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 2 Lab: 2

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab, Lecture, Combined lecture and lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3223 Oil Painting II

Prerequisites: ART 2223 and proficiency review or consent of instructor.

Description: Oil Painting with emphasis on personal development of visual ideas and techniques.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3233 Watercolor II

Prerequisites: ART 2233 and proficiency review or consent of instructor.

Description: Stresses continued growth of technical skills with an emphasis on the individual development of ideas and imagery.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3243 Jewelry And Metals II

Prerequisites: ART 2243 and proficiency review or consent of instructor.

Description: Development of technical skills and ideas through assigned projects. Metalworking processes include casting, advanced stone setting, hinge making, and forming of metal.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3253 Ceramics II

Prerequisites: ART 2253 and proficiency review or consent of instructor.

Description: Focus on either hand building or throwing techniques. Development of personal expression and technical proficiency with the material and advanced firing and glazing processes. Emphasizing contemporary ceramic issues as well as broader art concepts.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3263 Sculpture II

Prerequisites: ART 2263 and proficiency review.

Description: Non-ferrous metal casting. Basic welding techniques using oxy-acetylene, electric arc, and T.I.G. methods. Emphasis on concepts, form, methods and materials. Course previously offered as ART 3333.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3273 Printmaking II

Prerequisites: ART 2273 and proficiency review or consent of instructor.

Description: Development of technical skills and ideas through assigned projects. Intaglio processes include aquatint, softground, and multiple color work. Relief processes include reduction with stencils and multiblock. Litho techniques with permission of instructor.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3293 New Genres in Studio Art

Prerequisites: ART 2283.

Description: This course is a continuation of the Studio Art Digital Survey course. New Genres is a continued, more advanced exploration of the concepts, techniques, and history of non-traditional art forms. Students will work in experimental and interdisciplinary ways with non-traditional media such as video, sound, photography, performance, writing, assemblage, and installation. Course previously offered as ART 3283.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3383 Digital Imaging

Prerequisites: ART 2283 or ART 2423 and ART 2433 or by consent of instructor.

Description: This studio art course is a continuation of the concepts, tools, and techniques related to digital technology. Students will work specifically with digital photography, digital imaging and printing. Projects in the course will focus on fostering an intermediate level understanding of digital technologies and alternate process printing formats, while allowing more advanced students to incorporate media of personal interest.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3393 Photography II

Prerequisites: ART 2293, Photography I or consent of instructor.

Description: A further exploration of the creative opportunities in photography. Students will build on the basic understanding of the medium acquired in the introductory course, and respond to assigned aesthetic and conceptual problems. In this intermediate course, students will begin to articulate ideas visually and refine their technical skills in camera operation, digital imaging software, and large format printing.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3403 Illustration II

Prerequisites: ART 2403, ART 2413, ART 2423 and portfolio review.

Description: Exploration of illustrative solutions to maximize visual interest via varied viewpoints, concepts and altered reality. Projects involving different career areas within the field of illustration. Requirements and advantages of each area.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3413 Typography II

Prerequisites: ART 2403, ART 2413, ART 2423 and portfolio review.

Description: Exploration of typographic communication through a variety of problems. Type as the visual solution with emphasis on its functional, decorative, and creative applications. Solution of more complex typographic problems, dealing with a large body of information via the development of grid systems.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3423 Graphic Design II

Prerequisites: ART 2403, ART 2413, ART 2423, and portfolio review.

Description: Use of computer and traditional methods to enhance production skills and solution of design projects from concept to the comprehensive. Evaluation and design of symbols and logos and their various applications, leading to an understanding of system design. Introduction to graphic design production and the preparation of art for reproduction.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3453 Motion Design I

Prerequisites: ART 2403, ART 2413, ART 2423 and portfolio review.

Description: Introduction to the basic concepts and techniques of motion design as visual communication. Students are introduced to the technical skills and critical thinking necessary for executing creative motion graphics intended to be experienced via electronic media, with an emphasis on typography, composition and design principles.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 3463 Interaction Design I

Prerequisites: ART 2403, ART 2413, ART 2423 and portfolio review.

Description: Introduction to the basic concepts and techniques of interaction design as visual communication. Use of computer software to execute interactive design work intended to be experienced via electronic media, with an emphasis on typography, functionality and design principles.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 3543 Leonardo, Art, And Science (H)

Description: Explores the deeply entwined fields of Renaissance art and science through the lens of Leonardo's extraordinarily diverse body of work. This course will consider the broader context of anatomical study, alchemy, early modern medicine, technological innovation, and psychology.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 3553 Fashioning and Self Fashioning: The Renaissance Portrait (H)

Description: Exploration of portraits created in Europe during the Renaissance. Addresses self-fashioning and artifice and the portrait as the collaborative product of artist, patron and subject.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 3563 History of Prints and Printmaking

Description: A survey of graphic art primarily focused on Europe and the United States, from the 15th - 20th centuries. Relief, intaglio, lithography, photography, and other graphic media. Previously offered as ART 4623.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 3573 History of Photography

Prerequisites: ART 1513 or ART 1503.

Description: This course surveys the history of photography from proto-photographic technologies of the 18th and early 19th centuries through contemporary digital practices.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 3583 Introduction to Museum and Curatorial Studies (H)

Description: Historical and theoretical introduction to museum and curatorial studies. Topics include museum ethics, the function of the curator, and the changing role of the museum. Same course as ART 2643.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 3600 Writing Methods In Art History

Prerequisites: Consent of instructor

Description: A supervised research and writing project, typically concurrent with enrollment in an upper division art history course.

Credit hours: 1

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Art

ART 3603 History of Classical Art (H)

Description: Stylistic, philosophical, and formal qualities of art in the Classical world. The creation of the Greek ideal and its dissemination in the Roman world through architecture, sculpture, and painting.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 3623 History of Italian Renaissance Art (H)

Description: Architecture, sculpture, and painting in Italy, c.1300-1580. Major artists in their local contexts (e.g. Leonardo in Milan, Michelangelo in Florence, and Titian in Venice).

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 3633 History of Baroque Art (H)

Description: Art in 17th century Europe. Architecture, sculpture and painting of the Catholic Reformation (e.g. Caravaggio and Bernini in Italy, Velasquez in Spain, Rubens in Flanders), concluding with painting in non-sectarian, Protestant Netherlands (Rembrandt and Vermeer).

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 3643 History of Graphic Design

Description: Evolution of graphic communication from prehistoric times to the present. Investigation of the origins of printing and typography in Europe leading to the design of the printed page, the impact of industrial technology upon visual communication and the study of the growth and development of modern graphic design.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 3653 History of 19th Century Art (H)

Description: Art of 19th century Europe-ideals, conflicts, escapes, and triumphs, beginning with the French Revolution and ending in 1900.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 3663 History of American Art (DH)

Description: Visual arts in America from the Colonial period to the present. Major styles, ideas and uses of material in architecture, painting, sculpture, and design. Same course as AMST 3673.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Diversity, Humanities

ART 3673 History of Northern Renaissance Art

Description: Art in Northern Europe, c. 1200-1550. Emphasis on panel painting in the Netherlands (e.g. Van Eyck, Bosch), and book illustration in Germany (Durer).

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 3683 History of 20th Century Art (HI)

Description: Beginning with the birth of "modernism" in the late 19th century, exploration of the fast-changing artistic styles of the 20th century: abstraction, expressionism, fantasy, realism, surrealism, and social protest. Emphasis on the relationship of art and 20th century society.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities, International Dimension

ART 3693 Survey of Asian Art (H)

Description: Arts of India, China, Japan and related countries in their historical and cultural settings. Traditions of painting, sculpture and architecture from their beginnings to the modern period. Same course as ART 2693.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 3713 Early Medieval Art: Saints, Martyrs, Pagans (H)

Description: Examination of the visual culture (sculpture, manuscripts, architecture, etc.) of the multicultural early Middle Ages in Europe and the wider Mediterranean world, from roughly 400 to 1050; includes Early Christian, Islamic, Byzantine, Germanic, Carolingian, Ottonian, and Anglo-Saxon artistic production.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 3723 Court and Cloister: Medieval Art 1050-1400 (H)

Description: Examination of the visual culture (sculpture, manuscripts, architecture, etc.) of the later Middle Ages in Europe and the wider Mediterranean world, from roughly 1050 through 1400; includes Islamic, Byzantine, Romanesque, and Gothic artistic production. Course previously offered as ART 3613.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 3733 History of Latin American Art I

Description: An overview of Latin American visual culture from the Precolumbian period to the present. We consider Maya, Aztec, and Inca cultures, the colonial arts of Spanish America, the South American avante garde, Mexican muralism and surrealism, and contemporary video, performance and installation.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 3743 History of Latin American Art II (HI)

Description: Exploration of modern Latin American Art, beginning with academic painting and emerging nationalisms in the nineteenth century and continuing through Mexican Muralism, modern art movements in South America, and contemporary painting, film, video, performance, and installation.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities, International Dimension

ART 3753 The Arts of Spain and the Spanish World (H)

Description: The art and culture of Spain and the Spanish world, including Paleolithic art, Renaissance and Baroque works from the Iberian Peninsula and American viceroyalties, and ending with Picasso and Miro.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 4053 Alternative Photography

Prerequisites: ART 3393, Photography II.

Description: This photography course provides an introduction to traditional photographic processes such as silver gelatin, salt prints, cyanotype, Van Dyke, and gum bichromate. Students will learn a variety of analog photographic processes as avenues to explore current questions in the medium. Through a series of assigned readings and regular critiques, students will consider their projects from a contemporary art perspective.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 4100 Advanced Drawing

Prerequisites: ART 3110

Description: Investigation of drawing stressing thematic development, abstract ideas, and individual imagery. Offered for fixed credit, 3 credit hours, maximum repeat 9.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 4110 BA Studio Capstone

Prerequisites: ART 2002 and senior standing or consent of instructor

Description: The course provides guided assistance to BA Studio Art students in developing a professional portfolio as it relates to their career interests in the arts.

Credit hours: 1

Contact hours: Lecture: 1

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4211 BFA Studio Capston Exhibition

Prerequisites: Must have passed the BFA Studio Capstone Exhibition Review, must have consent of instructor.

Description: Provides individual guidance and instruction necessary for mounting the BFA Studio Capstone Exhibition. This exhibition is the culminating event of the studio major's studies and a final preparation for a career in the studio arts. Enrollment must occur during the semester in which the BFA Studio Capstone Exhibition is to be mounted.

Credit hours: 1

Contact hours: Lecture: 1

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4213 BFA Studio Capstone

Prerequisites: Concurrent enrollment in upper-division studio art course and consent of instructor.

Description: The purpose of this course is to provide students with the knowledge they need to make a career in art. Using the art they are preparing for the BFA Studio Capstone Exhibition, students will develop presentation and marketing materials in line with the professional standards of the field. They will be taught how to find, recognize and pursue artistic opportunities. Course previously offered as ART 4210.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4220 Oil Painting Studio

Prerequisites: ART 3223

Description: Oil painting with emphasis on continuing personal development of visual ideas and techniques. Course previously offered as ART 4120. Offered for fixed credit, 3 credit hours, maximum repeat 9.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 4230 Watercolor Studio

Prerequisites: ART 3233

Description: Stresses continued growth of personal imagery with an emphasis on the development of a consistent body of work and professional portfolio. Course previously offered as ART 4130. Offered for fixed credit, 3 credit hours, maximum repeat 9.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 4240 Jewelry and Metals Studio

Prerequisites: ART 3243

Description: Emphasis on further development of personal concepts and technical skills through assigned and individual oriented projects. Broad-based exploration of advanced metalworking processes with emphasis on individual students’ direction and technical needs. Course previously offered as ART 4340. Offered for fixed credit, 3 credit hours, maximum repeat 9.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 4250 Ceramics Studio

Prerequisites: ART 3253

Description: Intended for students who want to specialize in the ceramic field of art. Will include sophisticated techniques of clay, glaze and firing methods. Emphasis on creation of a unique, well researched, aesthetically concise, and technically successful body of work. Course previously offred as ART 4500. Offered for fixed credit, 3 credit hours, maximum repeat 9.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 4260 Sculpture Studio

Prerequisites: ART 3263

Description: A broad-based course which allows students to pursue individual interests using a variety of materials and processes. Emphasis on further development of concepts, skills, and techniques. Course previously offered as ART 4330. Offered for fixed credit, 3 credit hours, maximum repeat 9.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 4270 Printmaking Studio

Description: A broad-based course which allows students to pursue individual interests using a variety of printmaking materials and processes. Emphasis on further development of concepts, skills and techniques. Offered for fixed credit, 3 credit hours, maximum repeat 9. prerequisite(s) : ART 3273 and proficiency review or consent of instructor.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 4280 Photography Studio

Prerequisites: ART 3393, Photography II.

Description: The development of a personal artistic expression using photography. Through a combination of assigned and self-directed projects, this advanced course focuses on the continued development of conceptual aptitude and technical skills. The emphasis is on developing a creative body of work and engaging current and theoretical trends in the medium. Offered for variable credit, 1-3 credit hours, maximum of 6 credit hours.

Credit hours: 1-3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 4420 Graphic Design Studio

Prerequisites: ART 3423, ART 3443 or consent of instructor.

Description: Design and production of projects suited to the professional portfolio. Discussion of practical issues including career options, resume and portfolio preparation, and interview techniques. Offered for fixed credit, 3 credit hours, maximum repeat 9.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 4430 Illustration Studio

Prerequisites: ART 3403, ART 3443 or consent of instructor.

Description: Conceptual development and production of illustrations in series. Development of individual style and assembly of a professional and consistent portfolio. Offered for fixed credit, 3 credit hours, maximum repeat 9.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 4450 Motion Design Studio

Prerequisites: ART 3443 or consent of instructor.

Description: Exploration of motion design as visual communication. Development of technical skills and critical thinking necessary for executing creative motion graphics portfolio work intended to be experienced via electronic media, with an emphasis on conceptual development and application of design principles. Course previously offered as ART 4453. Offered for fixed credit, 3 credit hours, maximum repeat 9.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 4460 Interaction Design Studio

Prerequisites: ART 3453 or consent of instructor.

Description: Exploration of the visual and technical aspects of interaction with various electronic platforms to design effective graphical user interfaces. Emphasis on quantitative and qualitative research, process, and traditional graphic design methods for creating user-centered digital environments. Offered for fixed credit, 3 credit hours, maximum repeat 9.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 4493 Portfolio Capstone

Prerequisites: Senior standing and consent of instructor.

Description: Final preparation of a professional portfolio, culminating in an extensive design project and the design, organization and production of an exhibition of work. Professional study on setting fees, writing contracts, working with an agent and other business practices.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 4583 Rome: The Eternal City in Art and Film (H)

Description: The idea of Rome as seen through ancient and modern visual culture. Course begins with the Augustan propaganda machine and subsequently considers the most significant imperial image-makers to follow. A major portion of the course will be devoted to more recent and modern projections of the city, from Mussolini's New Rome to Fellini's Roma. No credit for students with credit in ART 5583.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 4593 Art of Conversion: 16th Century Art in Mexico (H)

Description: Art and architecture of the sixteenth century, including mission architecture, early altar-screens, the effect of European imports on native art production, and the role of confraternities and public ceremonies on contact-period culture. No credit for students with credit in ART 5593.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 4603 History of Ancient Egyptian Art

Description: Broad survey of ancient Egyptian art and architecture from Pre-dynastic to the beginning of the Christian Era under Roman rule (4000 B.C.-320 A.D.) Discussion within the context of religious meaning and overall cultural development of ancient Egypt.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4613 Art Since 1960

Description: Art and art theory from 1960 to the present. Major trends of Minimalism, Pop Art, Photo Realism, Performance, and Conceptual Art. Theories and intellectual bases of each movement as well as major critical responses. No credit for students with credit in ART 5613. Prerequiste(s): ART 1513

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4653 History of Indian Art

Description: The history and culture of South Asia (India and Pakistan) are explored through its arts—architecture, sculpture, painting, and design.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4663 History of Chinese Art (H)

Description: The arts of China in their historical, cultural, religious, and social context. Painting, sculpture, architecture, porcelain, furniture, and decorative arts. No credit for students with credit in ART 5663.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities

ART 4673 History of Japanese Art

Description: Critical social, religious, and historical issues in the arts of Japan. Painting, sculpture, architecture, landscape architecture, prints, and decorative arts. No credit for students with credit in ART 5673.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4683 Modern and Contemporary Art in Asia

Description: Modern and contemporary art in Asia. Special attention to the role of race, gender, and social class on artistic production.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate, Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4693 Gender And Visual Culture

Description: Explores themes and issues surrounding gender in relation to art history and visual culture more broadly. Topics may include artists and creators, sexuality, the body, eroticism, historicizing gender, feminism and feminist theory, etc. No credit for students with credit in ART 5693.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4703 Art East and West: Biases and Borrowings

Description: Explores the complicated interaction, cultural borrowings and responses on many levels of two major world systems, the “West” (Europe and America) and the “East” (South and East Asia). Beginning with the development of the sea trade in the 16th century, the course will study, through works of art, the effect of history, politics, religious struggles, economics, trade and ethnic biases on the cultures of East and West. No credit for students with credit in ART 5703.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 2 Other: 1

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Discussion, Combined lecture & discussion, Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4713 The Visual Culture of the Islamic World (HI)

Description: Examines the visual culture, including art and architecture, of the Islamic world, dating from the inception of Islam in seventh-century Arabia through today. No credit for students with credit in ART 5713.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Humanities, International Dimension

ART 4723 History of Museums and Collecting

Description: Investigation of the history of museums and collecting practices in Western Europe and the United States from the sixteenth century to the mid-20th century. Same course as ART 5723.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4733 Museum Education

Prerequisites: ART 1513 or ART 2643 or by permission of instructor.

Description: Introduction to the major topics in museum education, including how object based learning is used with individuals and groups. Addresses the major pedagogical issues surrounding the use of art and other objects in museums.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate, Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4763 Native American Art and Material Culture

Description: Survey of the history and material production of the Native American tribes living within the boundaries of the continental United States and Canada. Focus on basic concepts and primary issues related to tribes of the major geographical areas: the woodland areas, which includes the Northeast and Great Lakes area, the Southeast, the Great Plains, the Southwest, the Plateau and West Coast, and the Northwest Coast. No credit for students with credit in ART 5763.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4783 Rembrandt Van Rijn

Prerequisites: ART 1503 or ART 1515 or ART 1603 or by permission of instructor.

Description: The Dutch artist Rembrandt van Rijn (1606-1669) was one of the most important and innovative painters and printmakers of the seventeenth century. This course will acquaint students with both his extensive body of work and the central critical issues that interest scholars today. Same course as ART 5783.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4793 Architecture and Space in East Asia

Description: History of Architecture in East Asia from the traditional Chinese timber frame to the 20th century. Will address how architecture delivers political ideologies and structures social relationships, both symbolically and in practice.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate, Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4800 Special Studies in Art

Prerequisites: Junior standing and consent of instructor.

Description: Courses in media exploration, special subjects and current issues. Offered on campus or through extension workshops. Offered for variable credit, 1-3 credits, max 9.

Credit hours: 1-3

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Art

ART 4810 Museum Internship

Description: An on-site museum experience, including exhibition selection and preparation, collection cataloging and research, and museum administration. Offered for variable credit, 1-3 credits, max 9.

Credit hours: 1-3

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Art

ART 4813 Museum Exhibition

Description: Designing an exhibition that draws on the Oklahoma State University art collection. Includes museum history, theory, and curatorial practice. Same course as ART 5813.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4820 Graphic Design Internship

Prerequisites: ART 3403 or ART 3423 and consent of instructor.

Description: An on-site graphic design work experience that provides professional practice under the supervision of a design professional. Offered for variable credit, 1-6 credits, maximum of 6 credit hours.

Credit hours: 1-6

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Art

ART 4830 Apprenticeship

Description: Professional opportunity to work with artists of national and international reputation. Offered for variable credit, 1-6 credit hours, maximum of 6 credit hours.

Credit hours: 1-6

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Art

ART 4840 Studio Art Internship

Prerequisites: Formal written approval of Studio Art faculty sponsor and on-site supervisor.

Description: The studio art internship provides direct occupational experience in a professional arts related work environment under the direct supervision of a professional or someone of significant stature in an arts related field. A final associated paper/project is required. Offered for variable credit, 1-3 credit hours, maximum of 6 credit hours.

Credit hours: 1-3

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Art

ART 4850 Special Topics in Graphic Design

Prerequisites: ART 3423 and ART 4420 or ART 4450 or ART 4460.

Description: Course in graphic design and design media exploration, current practices, and contemporary issues. Includes specific topics such as: advanced typography, (lettering, typeface design), exhibition design, way-finding and navigational graphics, design writing workshop, magazine design, new media tools, and creative coding. Offered on campus or through extension workshops.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Graduate, Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 4900 Directed Study In Art

Prerequisites: Junior standing and written permission of department head.

Description: Self-designed special topics in studio art or graphic design. By contract only. Offered for variable credit, 1-3 credit hours, maximum of 9 credit hours.

Credit hours: 1-3

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Graduate, Undergraduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Art

ART 4910 Directed Study in Art History

Prerequisites: Junior standing and written consent of department head.

Description: Self-designed special topics in art history. By contract only. Offered for variable credit, 1-3 credit hours, maximum of 9 credit hours.

Credit hours: 1-3

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Graduate, Undergraduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Art

ART 4920 Art History Symposium

Prerequisites: One hour of ART 3600 and ART 4933.

Description: Specifically for art history majors, and typically taken during the student’s final year. Students prepare for, and participate in, a public presentation of a research paper (ART 3600). Special attention is given to a speaker’s argument, methodology, visual, and overall presentation.

Credit hours: 1

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Art

ART 4933 Art in Context

Prerequisites: One hour of ART 3600.

Description: Designed specifically for art history majors, and typically taken during the junior year, this course examines select critical theories and their methodological application.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4973 20th Century Chinese Art

Description: This course will explore the ways in which Chinese artists of the 20th century have defined China's history and culture.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate, Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 4993 Senior Honors Project

Prerequisites: Departmental invitation, Senior standing, Honors Program participation.

Description: A guided reading and research program ending with an honors thesis or project under the direction of a faculty member. Required for graduation with departmental honors in art.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Undergraduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

General Education and other Course Attributes: Honors Credit

ART 5000 Art History Master's Thesis

Description: Independent study course intended to provide guidance for research and writing of MA Thesis in art history. Offered for variable credit, 1-3 credit hours, maximum of 6 credit hours.

Credit hours: 1-3

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Art

ART 5013 Theory and Methods in Art History

Description: This course examines the field of art history in terms of its historiography, research methods, critical frameworks and theoretical underpinnings. Students are expected to develop and articulate their own theoretical and methodological position in the context of and with explicit reference to contemporary praxis and theory.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 1 Other: 2

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Discussion, Combined lecture & discussion, Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5400 Graduate Study: Graphic Design Thesis

Description: Independent inquiry based on an original idea associated with a student's chosen area of concentration under the direction and supervision of a major professor and graduate thesis committee. Thesis requires the definition of a graphic design problem, research of case studies and visual works relevant to the thesis topic, and the creation of an outline for the thesis. Offered for variable credit, 1-3 credit hours, maximum of 3 credit hours.

Credit hours: 1-3

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Discussion

Department/School: Art

ART 5410 Graduate Graphic Design Internship

Description: On-site, graphic design work experience that provides graduate level students with professional practice under the supervision of a design professional.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Other: 3

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Art

ART 5413 Graduate Teaching Practicum in Graphic Design

Description: This course is intended to provide graduate graphic design students seeking a career in higher education with university-level teaching methods and professional practices of curriculum development, syllabus writing, clarity of thinking, and various components of professional papers and presentations.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5420 Graduate Graphic Design Studio

Description: Introduction to the advanced concepts and techniques of graphic design as visual communication. Graduate students are introduced to the critical thinking necessary and technical skills for executing creative graphics work intended to be experienced via print media, with an emphasis on typography, composition and design principles. Offered for variable credit, 3-6 credit hours, maximum of 6 credit hours.

Credit hours: 3-6

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 5423 Graduate Study in Graphic Design History

Description: This course builds on foundational knowledge of graphic design history. Emphasis is placed on in-depth review and analysis of ground breaking design movements and perspectives, from modernism to contemporary era. Lectures, readings, research and other course activities will bring forth critical understanding of the relationship of history, design and culture as interconnected thread throughout time.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5440 Graduate Special Topics in Graphic Design

Description: Application of graphic design processes utilizing hybrid media and forms to address research topics. Emphasis on creative approaches to concept-driven design projects and development of a theoretical framework appropriate for graduate level work. Offered for variable credit, 3-6 credit hours, maximum of 6 credit hours.

Credit hours: 3-6

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5450 Graduate Motion Design Studio

Description: Exploration of motion design as visual communication. Development of technical skills and critical thinking necessary for executing creative motion graphics portfolio work intended to be experienced via electronic media, with an emphasis on conceptual development and application of design principles. Offered for variable credit, 3-9 credit hours, maximum of 9 credit hours.

Credit hours: 3-9

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 5460 Graduate Interaction Design Studio

Description: Exploration of the visual and technical aspects of interaction with various electronic platforms to design effective graphical user interfaces. Emphasis on quantitative and qualitative research, process and traditional graphic design methods for creating user-centered digital environments. Offered for variable credit, 3-9 credit hours, maximum of 9 credit hours.

Credit hours: 3-9

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 5470 Graduate Study in Graphic Design

Description: Intensive graduate course of study in the fundamentals of graphic design. The course emphasizes research and analysis and the design processes that lead to creative conceptualization and final design solutions. Students are expected to demonstrate sophisticated design decisions and appropriate design solutions that demonstrate a high level of expertise and achievement to be experienced via print media. Offered for variable credit, 3-9 credit hours, maximum of 9 credit hours.

Credit hours: 3-9

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 5480 Graduate Study in Motion Design

Description: Graduate level course in motion design (also referred to as motion graphics). This course provides students with the opportunity to conduct research, develop advanced technival skills and apply critical thinking to graphic design using time based media. Students will explore the role motion design plays in shaping meaning and contributing to visual culture. Offered for variable credit, 3-9 credit hours, maximum of 9 credit hours.

Credit hours: 3-9

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 5490 Graduate Study in Interaction Design

Description: Interaction Design, as it relates to the field of Graphic Design, is the creation of a dialogue between a person and a product, system, or interplay between form, function, and technology as experienced over time. Students will explore the role of graphic design while conducting sound research in a variety of disciplines such as psychology, communication theory, and sensory integration. Offered for variable credit, 3-9 credit hours, maximum of 9 credit hours.

Credit hours: 3-9

Contact hours: Lab:

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lab

Department/School: Art

ART 5583 Rome Eternal City

Description: The idea of Rome as seen through ancient and modern visual culture. Course begins with the Augustan propaganda machine and subsequently considers the most significant imperial image-makers to follow. A major portion of the course will be devoted to more recent and modern projections of the city, from Mussolini's New Rome to Fellini's Roma. No credit for students with credit in ART 4583.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5593 Art of Conversion: 16th Century Art in Mexico

Description: Art and architecture of the sixteenth century, including mission architecture, early altar-screens, the effect of European imports on native art production, and the role of confraternities and public ceremonies on contact-period culture. No credit for students with credit in ART 4593.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5613 Art Since 1960

Prerequisites: Permission of instructor.

Description: Art and art theory from 1960 to present. Major trends of Minimalism, Pop Art, Photorealism, Performance, and Conceptual Art. Theories and intellectual bases of each movement as well as major critical responses. No credit for students with credit in ART 4613.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5663 History Of Chinese Art

Description: Critical social, religious, and historical issues in the arts of China. Painting, sculpture, architecture, porcelain, furniture, and decorative arts. No credit for students with credit in ART 4663.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 2 Other: 1

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Discussion, Combined lecture & discussion, Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5673 History of Japanese Art

Description: Critical social, religious, and historical issues in the arts of Japan. Painting, sculpture, architecture, landscape architecture, prints, and decorative arts. No credit for students with credit in ART 4673.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 2 Other: 1

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Discussion, Combined lecture & discussion, Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5693 Gender and Visual Culture

Description: Explores themes and issues surrounding gender in relation to art history and visual culture more broadly. Topics may include artists and creators, sexuality, the body, eroticism, historicizing gender, feminism and feminist theory, etc. No credit for students with credit in ART 4693.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5703 Art East and West: Biases and Borrowings

Prerequisites: Instructor permission.

Description: Explores the complicated interaction, cultural borrowings and responses on many levels of two major world systems, the “West” (Europe and America) and the “East” (South and East Asia). Beginning with the development of the sea trade in the 16th century, the course will study, through works of art, the effect of history, politics, religious struggles, economics, trade and ethnic biases on the cultures of East and West. No credit for students with credit in ART 4703.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 2 Other: 1

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Discussion, Combined lecture & discussion, Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5713 Islamic Visual Culture

Description: Examines the visual culture, including art and architecture, of the Islamic world, dating from the inception of Islam in seventh-century Arabia through today. No credit for students with credit in ART 4713.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5723 History of Museums and Collecting

Prerequisites: Graduate standing.

Description: Investigation of the history of museums and collecting practices in Western Europe and the United States from the sixteenth century to the mid-20th century. Same course as ART 4723.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5763 Native American Art and Material Culture

Prerequisites: Permission of instructor.

Description: Survey of the history and material production of the Native American tribes living within the boundaries of the continental United States and Canada. Focus on basic concepts and primary issues related to tribes of the major geographical areas: the woodland areas, which includes the Northeast and Great Lakes area, the Southwest, the Great Plains, the Southwest, the Plateau and West Coast, and the Northwest Coast. No credit for students with credit in ART 4763.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5783 Rembrandt Van Rijn

Prerequisites: Graduate student standing.

Description: On-site museum experience, including exhibition selection and preparation, collection cataloging and research, museum education, and museum administration.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5810 Museum Studies Internship

Prerequisites: Graduate student standing.

Description: On-site museum experience, including exhibition selection and preparation, collection cataloging and research, museum education, and museum administration. Offered for variable credit, 1-3 credit hours, maximum of 6 credit hours.

Credit hours: 1-3

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Art

ART 5813 Museum Exhibition

Prerequisites: Graduate standing or permission of instructor.

Description: Designing an exhibition that draws on the Oklahoma State University art collection. Includes museum history, theory, and curatorial practice. Same course as ART 4813.

Credit hours: 3

Contact hours: Lecture: 3

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Lecture

Department/School: Art

ART 5900 Graduate Studies in Art

Prerequisites: BA, BFA or 15 upper-division hours in a discipline; consent of instructor.

Description: Projects in art with emphasis on portfolio preparation. Offered for variable credit, 1-6 credit hours, maximum of 12 credit hours.

Credit hours: 1-6

Contact hours: Other: 3

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Art

ART 5910 Graduate Studies in Art History

Prerequisites: BA, BFA or 15 upper-division hours in art history; consent of instructor.

Description: Advanced research in art history. Offered for variable credit, 1-6credit hours, maximum of 12 credit hours.

Credit hours: 1-6

Contact hours: Other: 1

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Art

ART 5920 Art History Graduate Seminar

Description: Special topics graduate seminar in art history. Offered for variable credit, 3-12 credit hours, maximum of 12 credit hours.

Credit hours: 3-12

Contact hours: Other: 3

Levels: Graduate

Schedule types: Independent Study

Department/School: Art