Program Overview

The Studio Arts Program provides courses for students seeking an Associate Degree in Art as a terminal degree, students transferring to continue their art studies at a four year institution or art institute, students entering the professional art world and art education, and for general interest students and community members who want to develop skills in art practice and the understanding of art. Courses are offered in drawing, painting, figurative work, 2D and 3D design, photography, digital arts, art history and appreciation, color theory, 3D artforms, and the business of art.

AA Studio Arts

Total of 27 units required

Major Core Requirements

Course

Title

Credits

ART 100

Art Appreciation

3

ART 107

2 Dimensional Design

3

ART 109

3 Dimensional Design

3

ART 116

Drawing I

3

ART 174

World Art History: 1500 to Present

3

Art History Restricted Elective Requirements (Select 3 units from below)

Course

Title

Credits

ART 166

Art of the Modern Period

3

ART 172

World Art History: Pre-history to 1500

3

Elective Requirements (Select 9 units from below)

Course

Title

Credits

ART 117

Drawing II

3

ART 122

Painting I

3

ART 124

Painting II

3

ART 126

Color Theory

3

ART 128

Introduction to Printmaking

3

ART 132

Life Drawing I

3

ART 134

Life Drawing II

3

ART 136

Life Painting I

3

ART 138

Life Painting II

3

ART 140

Sculpture I

3

ART 142

Sculpture II

3

ART 144

Introduction to Ceramics

3

ART 150

Introduction to Photography

3

ART 151

Intermediate Photography

3

ART 291

Directed Study

1-5

AA-T Studio Arts

Total of 24 units required

Major Core Requirements

Course

Title

Credits

ART 107

2 Dimensional Design

3

ART 109

3 Dimensional Design

3

ART 116

Drawing I

3

ART 174

World Art History: 1500 to Present

3

Art History Restricted Elective Requirements (Select 3 units from below)

Course

Title

Credits

ART 166

Art of the Modern Period

3

ART 172

World Art History: Pre-history to 1500

 

Elective Requirements (Select 9 units from below)

Course

Title

Credits

ART 117

Drawing II

3

ART 122

Painting I

3

ART 124

Painting II

3

ART 126

Color Theory

3

ART 128

Introduction to Printmaking

3

ART 132

Life Drawing I

3

ART 134

Life Drawing II

3

ART 136

Life Painting I

3

ART 138

Life Painting II

3

ART 140

Sculpture I

3

ART 142

Sculpture II

3

ART 144

Introduction to Ceramics

3

ART 150

Introduction to Photography

3

ART 151

Intermediate Photography

3

ART 291

Directed Study

1-5