FINA-F 100 Fundamental Studio - Drawing (3 cr.)
A basic course for the development of visual awareness and coordination of perceptual and manual skills; seeing, representing, and inventing on an experimental, exploratory level on a two-dimensional surface. Problems in composition as well as hands-on work with the formal elements of art: line, shape, space, value, texture. May be taken concurrently with FINA-F 101, FINA-F 102, FINA-P 273, or FINA-P 280.
FINA-F 101 Fundamental Studio - 3D (3 cr.)
A basic course in the area of three-dimensional design, with emphasis on the art elements of line, plane, and volume. Development of skills in basic media, techniques, and tools commonly used in the creation of three-dimensional art forms. Projects involve the three-dimensional processes of substitution and the additive and subtractive methods, including casting, modeling, carving, and constructing, through the use of a variety of sculptural materials. May be taken concurrently with FINA-F 100, FINA-F 102, FINA-P 273, or FINA-P 280.
FINA-F 102 Fundamental Studio - 2D (3 cr.)
Emphasis on color theory and color relationships along with the principles and dynamics of two-dimensional design. May be taken concurrently with FINA-F 100, FINA-F 101, FINA-P 273, or FINA-P 280.
FINA-N 110 Introduction to Studio Art (3 cr.)
A general introduction to painting, drawing, printmaking, and ceramics for the nonmajor.
FINA-P 273 Computer Art and Design I (3 cr.)
Course introduces the Macintosh computer environment and software that supports imaging art and design. May be taken concurrently with FINA-F 100, FINA-F 101, or FINA-F 102.
FINA-P 280 Desktop Publishing (3 cr.)
Photoshop, InDesign, Adobe Illustrator. May be taken concurrently with FINA-F 100, FINA-F 101, or FINA-F 102.
2011-2013 Bulletin Addendum:
FINA-P 280 Desktop Publishing
Course not available at this time.