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ARTS 1301 - Introduction to the Visual Arts (3-3-0)
(Art Appreciation) The visual elements and principles of art; their nature, function and relationship in painting, sculpture, architecture and graphics. Emphasis on basic approaches to understanding works of art and the development of personal interpretations. Lecture and discussion with visits to museums.
 
Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 1303 - Art History I (3-3-0)
A critical and analytic study of the great historical works of art in architecture, painting, and minor arts from prehistoric times to the Renaissance.
 
 Art History I Honors - Please contact the Honors Program at 223-6555 or honors@austincc.edu for additional information.
 
Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 1304 - Art History II (3-3-0)
A critical and analytic study of the great historical works of art in architecture, sculpture, painting, and minor arts from the Renaissance to the present. The second part of the historical survey. Art History I (ARTS 1303) is NOT a prerequisite for the course.
 
 Art History II Honors - Please contact the Honors Program at 223-6555 or honors@austincc.edu for additional information.
 
Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 1311 - Design I (3-2-4)
Introduction to fundamentals of design: line, color, form, texture, shape, and arrangement. Emphasis on two-dimensional principles.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 1312 - Design II (3-2-4)
A continuation on the fundamentals of design: line, color, form, texture, shape, and arrangement. Emphasis on three-dimensional principles.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: ARTS 1311 or ARTS 2348. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 1316 - Drawing I (3-2-4)
Fundamentals of drawing; consideration of line, space, form, and perspective in rendering from still life, landscape, or the human figure. Emphasis on composition and development of hand-eye coordination.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 1317 - Drawing II (3-2-4)
Emphasis on drawing from still life, landscape, human figure, and architectural subjects. Rendering line, light and shade, and form in pencil, charcoal and pen and ink.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: ARTS 1316 or department approval. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 2316 - Painting I (3-2-4)
Development of painting skills, techniques, and aesthetic sensibilities related to artistic expression in oil and/or acrylic mediums. Emphasis on color and composition.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: ARTS 1316 or department approval. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 2317 - Painting II (3-2-4)
A continuation of Painting I with emphasis on development of independent problem solving and style in composition: figure, landscape, portrait painting, and still life.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: ARTS 2316 or department approval. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 2323 - Life Drawing I (3-2-4)
Detailed study of the human form. Emphasis on rendering, mood, expression, and skeletal and muscular structure.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: ARTS 1316 or department approval. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 2324 - Life Drawing II (3-2-4)
A continuation of ARTS 2323 with emphasis on special problems in drawing the human form in selected media.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: ARTS 2323. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 2326 - Sculpture I (3-2-4)
Introduction to basic principles and techniques of sculpture. Emphasis on three-dimensional expression in a variety of materials.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 2327 - Sculpture II (3-2-4)
A continuation of ARTS 2326 with emphasis on advanced principles and techniques of sculpture. Emphasis on three-dimensional expression in a variety of materials.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: ARTS 2326. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 2333 - Printmaking I (3-2-4)
Introduction to monotype, relief, lithography and intaglio printing methods; line and tonal etching, drypoint, aquatint, soft ground, and other techniques explored. Limited editions will be required. Prior credit in ARTS 1311 or ARTS 1316 recommended.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 2334 - Printmaking II (3-2-4)
In depth experimentation with intaglio, lithograph and relief printmaking; line etching, aquatint, soft grounds, and multi-plate color techniques will be explored. Emphasis will be placed on using the printmaking media expressively.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: ARTS 2333. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 2346 - Ceramics I (3-2-4)
Introduction to basic ceramic processes and techniques: design, hand-building, wheel-throwing, and glazing.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 2347 - Ceramics II (3-2-4)
A continuation of ARTS 2346 with emphasis on clay bodies, glazes, firing, and using the wheel.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: ARTS 2346. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 2348 - Digital Art I (3-2-4)
Studio art course that explores the potential of the computer hardware and software medium for their visual, conceptual, and practical uses in the visual arts. This course may be substituted for Design I (ARTS 1311) for the Associate’s degree in Art.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 5/28/2014
 
ARTS 2356 - Photography I (3-2-4)
Introduction to fundamentals of black and white photography. Shooting techniques, film development, printing and portfolio presentation will be covered. An emphasis will be placed on the development of personal expression through photographs.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: Prior credit in ARTS 1311 recommended. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 2357 - Photography II (3-2-4)
A continuation of the development of photographic artistic expression with emphasis on digital technology. The course will emphasize experimentation with the hardware and software used by artists in a wide range of contexts.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: ARTS 2356. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014
 
ARTS 2366 - Watercolor Painting (3-2-4)
Development of painting skills, techniques, and aesthetic sensibilities to artistic expression in watercolor medium. Emphasis on interpretation of still life, landscape, architectural, and figure subjects.
 
Course Fee: $50.00  Student Accident Insurance Fee: $1.00 

Skills: E Prerequisites: ARTS 1316 or department approval. Course Type: T
* Course has been modified since print catalog publishing date. Last Updated: 1/14/2014