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pre-portfolio courses:

ART 267 INTRODUCTION TO VIDEO ART (3). Concepts and techniques of
video art. PRQ: ART 212 or consent of school.

ART 273 IMAGE/TEXT FUNDAMENTALS (3). Methods for creating text and
images on the computer. Projects may include animation, image
processing, and programming of text and graphics. PRQ: ART 212 or
consent of school.

ART 275 INTRODUCTION TO TIME ARTS (3). Theory and application of time
art computer graphic technology in design and fine art with emphasis on
interactivity. PRQ: ART 212 or consent of school.

Successful completion of a portfolio review is required for retention in the Time
Arts area after successful completion of ART 267, ART 273, and ART 275.
Consult with the time arts faculty for details on the portfolio review process.


post-portfolio courses:    (instructor's permit required)

ART 367 WEB DESIGN (3). Intermediate studies in theory and techniques of
interactivity on the computer. PRQ: ART 267, ART 273, ART 275, and
successful completion of sophomore portfolio review.

ART 369 AUDIO ART (3). Studies in the concepts and practice of non-musical
audio art with emphasis on combining audio with other media. PRQ: ART
212 or consent of school.

ART 370 INTRODUCTION TO 2-D ANIMATION (3). Concepts and practice
of animation with emphasis on computer-based 2-D animation. PRQ:
ART 267, ART 273, ART 275, or consent of school, and successful
completion of sophomore portfolio review.

406. SENIOR PROJECT (3). Portfolio preparation and professional
practice in the student’s chosen field. Field experience, studio and/or
lecture. S/U grading except in the areas of study in painting, drawing,
printmaking, and sculpture, where letter grades may be assigned. PRQ:
Senior standing in the B.F.A. program.

Time Arts Elective Courses:

ART 355 CRITICAL TOPICS IN ART AND TIME (3). A seminar on the
theoretical, social, and aesthetic issues in interactive and computer-based
4-D art. PRQ: ART 212 or consent of school.

ART 373 INTRODUCTION TO 3-D ANIMATION (3). Concepts and practices
of 3-D modeling and animation.

ART 375 SPECIAL PROBLEMS IN ELECTRONIC MEDIA-IMAGE DESIGN
(3). Exploration of visual design problems particular to the electronic
medium. Topics to be announced. PRQ: ART 273 and ART 275, or consent
of school.

ART 409 ADVANCED INTERACTIVITY (3). Interactive art with emphasis on
structured and individual projects. May be repeated to a maximum of 9
semester hours. PRQ: ART 367.

ART 410 STUDIES IN INTERACTIVE MEDIA (3). Exploration in interactive
art with emphasis on individual projects. Topics announced. May be
repeated to a maximum of 9 semester hours. PRQ: ART 409 or consent
of school.

420A. DESIGN FIELD EXPERIENCE (1-6).
A. Media Arts
B. Interior Architecture
C. Visual Communication
D. Photography
Cooperative work experience for students in the design and technology
emphasis. Cooperatively supervised professional practice with selected
and/or approved design firms to provide a learning experience
complementary to the student’s area of study in design. May be repeated
to a maximum of 6 semester hours. S/U grading. PRQ: Advanced standing
in the design student’s area of study and approval of the faculty field
experience adviser in the design student’s area of study.

ART 466 INTERMEDIA ARTS (3). Studies in art combining (mostly electronic)
media, with emphasis on individual projects. Topics announced. May be
repeated to a maximum of 9 semester hours. PRQ: ART 212 or consent
of school.

ART 467 VIDEO ART (3). Studies in video art production with a focus on
individual projects. May be repeated to a maximum of 9 semester hours.
PRQ: ART 267 or consent of school.

ART 473. ADVANCED ANIMATION (3). Intensive work in animation using 2-D
and/or 3-D techniques with emphasis on individual projects. May be
repeated to a maximum of 9 semester hours. PRQ: ART 373.

ART 490 INDEPENDENT RESEARCH (1-9). Work on individual problems in
the student’s major field. May be repeated to a maximum of 9 semester
hours. PRQ: Consent of school.

 

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