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ART 100 DRAWING I 3 Units Fee: $10. Grade only. [Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: ART 101.] Introduces materials, methods, and conceptual approaches to drawing. Emphasizes principles of contrast, perspective, movement, texture, and value combined with training in the use of diverse materials and offers a practical as well as theoretical appreciation for drawing. [D; CSU; UC]
ART 100 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87307 ART 100 63 06:00PM-07:05PM MW 711 Dick,Brian 15 7*
    07:15PM-09:30PM MW 711      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
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87308 ART 100 64 06:00PM-06:50PM TTH 711 Allard,Anthony 18 7*
    07:00PM-08:50PM TTH 711      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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ART 101 DESIGN I 3 Units Fee: $10. Introduces visual form and develops a comprehensive analysis and utilization of the elements and principles of two-dimensional design to create unified, vivid artworks. Emphasizes the function of design in art, contemporary culture, and mass media. Includes theoretical and practical exploration of design and color for fine and applied arts. [D; CSU; UC]
ART 101 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87316 ART 101 60 06:00PM-06:50PM TTH 755 Clark,Nathaniel 18 7*
    07:00PM-08:50PM TTH 755      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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ART 104 INTRODUCTION TO ART 3 Units Focuses on the function, interpretation, and evaluation of the visual arts. Provides the skills needed for the analysis of the history of art. [D; CSU; UC]
ART 104 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
91082 ART 104 660 06:00PM-07:50PM TH 751 Wascher,Sandra 15 5*
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
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93955 ART 104 664 05:00PM-06:50PM M 751 Hoeger,Laura 8 20*
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
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87336 ART 104 686 05:00PM-06:30PM F 5209 Wascher,Sandra 18 7*
HYBRID/SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
87338 ART 104 76 06:00PM-09:20PM TTH 7211 Dillemuth,John 8 2*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
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87339 ART 104 86 06:00PM-09:30PM MW 5204 Riberto,Vallo 8 0*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
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ART 130 HISTORY OF FILM AS ART 3 Units Provides a survey of cinema with an emphasis on the chronological development of styles and techniques in the medium. Focuses on aesthetic and historical influences on cinema as well as the effects of cinema on society. Discusses the impact of television on film and popular culture. (Same as TELE 113.) [D; CSU; UC]
ART 130 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87356 ART 130 60 06:00PM-08:50PM W 751 Kendricks,Ethan 18 25*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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ART 156 HISTORY OF PHOTOGRAPHY 3 Units Covers the survey of the history of photography from its invention to its continued use as an art and communication form. Emphasizes the aesthetic and historical influences on photography, as well as photography effects upon society and culture. [D; CSU; UC]
ART 156 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87372 ART 156 660 06:00PM-08:50PM T 751 Yaussy,Stephanie 8 2*
HYBRID/MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
This is a Hybrid course. On-campus meetings and online participation are required.
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
ART 159 GRAPHIC DESIGN---LAYOUT 3 Units Fee: $20. Teaches elements and principles of design as they relate to publication layout. [D; CSU]
ART 159 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87376 ART 159 60 06:00PM-06:50PM TTH 704B Quattrociocchi,David 18 8*
    07:00PM-08:50PM TTH 703      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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ART 164 GRAPHIC DESIGN---PRODUCTION 3 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: ART 159 and 161, or equivalent.] Fee: $20. Emphasizes the preparation of comprehensive art for printing with knowledge of historical methods of production and contemporary use of graphics applications. [D; CSU]
ART 164 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87378 ART 164 60 06:00PM-06:50PM MW 704B Karsten,Raymond 18 10*
    07:00PM-09:05PM MW 703      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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ART 170 BEGINNING CERAMICS 3 Units Fee: $25. Focuses on design and construction of clay forms including an introduction to the use of the potter's wheel. Emphasizes form and its enhancement through a variety of glazing and firing processes. [D; CSU; UC]
ART 170 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87382 ART 170 60 06:00PM-06:50PM MW 712 Thompson,Julia 18 12*
    07:00PM-09:05PM MW 712      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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ART 171 INTERMEDIATE CERAMICS 3 Units Fee: $25. [Prerequisite: ART 170 or equivalent.] Emphasizes the further development of skills in ceramic media, emphasizing individual work in vessel and/or sculptural forms. Focuses on construction, scale, surface design, and kiln functions. [D; CSU; UC]
ART 171 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87384 ART 171 60 06:00PM-06:50PM MW 712 Thompson,Julia 18 22*
    07:00PM-09:05PM MW 712      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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ART 172 ADVANCED CERAMICS 3 Units Fee: $25. [Prerequisite: ART 171 or equivalent.] Focuses on advanced problems in clay media emphasizing design and further development of individual solutions. [D; CSU; UC]
ART 172 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87386 ART 172 60 06:00PM-06:50PM MW 712 Thompson,Julia 18 24*
    07:00PM-09:05PM MW 712      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM

Textbook Rental Program
ART 177 FUNCTIONAL WHEEL POTTERY I 3 Units Fee: $25. [Prerequisite: ART 170 or equivalent.] Concentrates on the production of functional pottery made primarily on the potter's wheel. [D; CSU]
ART 177 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87388 ART 177 60 06:00PM-06:50PM MW 712 Thompson,Julia 18 23*
    07:00PM-09:05PM MW 712      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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ART 178 FUNCTIONAL WHEEL POTTERY II 3 Units Fee: $25. [Prerequisite: ART 177 or equivalent.] Continues development of design and technical skills as applied to functional pottery. [D; CSU]
ART 178 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87390 ART 178 60 06:00PM-06:50PM MW 712 Thompson,Julia 18 21*
    07:00PM-09:05PM MW 712      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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ART 185A JEWELRY AND METALWORK I 3 Units Fee: $20. Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: ART 101 or 103 or equivalent.] Introduces the fundamentals of design, construction, and fabrication of jewelry and metalwork. Includes physical properties of metals, surface embellishment, soldering, forming, safe use of tools and chemicals, and exposure to historical and contemporary jewelry and metalwork. [D; CSU] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: MAT FEE - $25.]
ART 185A Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87395 ART 185A 60 06:00PM-06:50PM TTH 754 Mandel,Lisa 18 14*
    07:00PM-08:50PM TTH 754      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
ART 185B JEWELRY AND METALWORK II 3 Units Fee: $20. Grade only. [Prerequisite: ART 185A or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: ART 101 or 103 or equivalent.] Covers an intermediate instruction in the design, construction, and fabrication of jewelry and metalwork. Emphasizes the fundamentals of smithing, including sinking, forging, hinge creation, use of hydraulic press, and/or titanium anodizer. [D; CSU] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: MAT FEE - $25.]
ART 185B Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87396 ART 185B 60 06:00PM-06:50PM TTH 754 Mandel,Lisa 18 20*
    07:00PM-08:50PM TTH 754      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
ART 185C JEWELRY AND METALWORK III 3 Units Fee: $20. Grade only. [Prerequisite: ART 185B or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: ART 101 or 103 or equivalent.] Covers an advanced instruction in design, construction, and fabrication of jewelry and metalwork. Introduces the use and properties of precious metals, and a more complex soldering operations and techniques such as raising, anticlastic forming, mechanisms, and stonesetting. Emphasizes the perfecting finishing skills. [D; CSU] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: MAT FEE - $25.]
ART 185C Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87397 ART 185C 60 06:00PM-06:50PM TTH 754 Mandel,Lisa 18 20*
    07:00PM-08:50PM TTH 754      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
ART 185D JEWELRY AND METALWORK IV 3 Units Fee: $20. Grade only. [Prerequisite: ART 185C or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: ART 101 or 103 or equivalent.] Continues advanced instruction in design and construction of jewelry and metalwork. Introduces designing for production and how to price and market work. Emphasizes more self-directed exploration and personal design statements, including alternate processes. [D; CSU] [EFFECTIVE FALL 2014: MAT FEE - $25.]
ART 185D Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87398 ART 185D 60 06:00PM-06:50PM TTH 754 Mandel,Lisa 18 24*
    07:00PM-08:50PM TTH 754      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Wednesday, October 1, 2014 8:02 AM
ART 192 INTRODUCTION TO DIGITAL IMAGING 3 Units Fee: $20. [Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: ART 192L.] Introduces digital imaging to graphic artists, artists, and photographers. Covers basic instruction on the digital image, Macintosh computers using Adobe Photoshop software, film and flatbed scanners, and archival printers. Emphasizes the application of technology for image optimization, enhancement, manipulation, composites, and collages. [D; CSU]
ART 192 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87401 ART 192 60 06:00PM-06:50PM MW 573 Dejoy,Steven 18 13*
    07:00PM-09:05PM MW 573      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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ART 205 BEGINNING DIGITAL PHOTOGRAPHY 3 Units Fee: $15. Grade only. [Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: ART 205L.] Emphasizes aesthetics, content, technical aspects, ways of seeing, and creativity in photography. Explores camera operation, color and grayscale optimization, digital capture, and Camera RAW. Appropriate for students without prior photographic experience. Requires an adjustable digital camera with manual exposure and Camera RAW capabilities or equivalent. [D; CSU; UC]
ART 205 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87411 ART 205 62 06:00PM-06:50PM TTH 574 Carlson,Craig 18 9*
    07:00PM-08:50PM TTH 574      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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ART 209 PHOTOGRAPHY BUSINESS PRACTICES 2 Units Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: BUS 149 or equivalent.] Emphasizes business related skills for a variety of photographic careers. Includes assisting, freelance, assignment production, studio work, photojournalism, stock photography, self-employment, and other photographic fields. Covers self-branding, organization, planning, client relations, legalities, pre-production work, budgeting, scheduling, and talent scouting. Requires participation in field trips, scenarios, and observing lectures by guest speakers. [D; CSU]
ART 209 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87428 ART 209 01 06:00PM-08:15PM MW 574 Zumaya,David 8 7*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
Begins: 10/20/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
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Total Courses: 19 Total Sections: 24
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