Course Catalog - Cleveland Community College, Shelby, NC
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ART-111 Art Appreciation

Offered: Fall, Spring
Available Online: Yes

This course introduces the origins and historical development of art. Emphasis is placed on the relationship of design principles to various art forms including but not limited to sculpture, painting, and architecture. Upon completion, students should be able to identify and analyze a variety of artistic styles, periods, and media. This course is a Universal […]

ART-114 Art History Survey I

Offered: Fall
Available Online: Yes

This course covers the development of art forms from ancient times to the Renaissance. Emphasis is placed on content, terminology, design, and style. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an historical understanding of art as a product reflective of human social development. This course is a Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC) course […]

ART-115 Art History Survey II

Offered: Spring
Available Online: Yes

This course covers the development of art forms from the Renaissance to the present. Emphasis is placed on content, terminology, design, and style. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an historical understanding of art as a product reflective of human social development. This course is a Universal General Education Transfer Component (UGETC) course […]

ART-113 Art Methods and Materials

Offered: Fall, Spring
Available Online: No

This course provides an overview of media and techniques. Emphasis is placed on exploration and manipulation of materials. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate familiarity with a variety of methods, materials, and processes. This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA and ICAA as a premajor and/or elective course requirement.

ART-130 Basic Drawing

Offered: Summer
Available Online: No

This course introduces basic drawing techniques and is designed to increase observation skills. Emphasis is placed on the fundamentals of drawing. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate various methods and their application to representational imagery. This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA and ICAA as a premajor and/or elective course […]

ART-140 Basic Painting

Offered: Fall
Available Online: No

This course introduces the mechanics of painting. Emphasis is placed on the exploration of painting media through fundamental techniques. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate a basic understanding and application of painting. This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA and ICAA as a premajor and/or elective course requirement.

ART-283 Ceramics I

Offered: Fall, Spring
Available Online: No

This course provides an introduction to three-dimensional design principles using the medium of clay. Emphasis is placed on fundamentals of forming, surface design, glaze application, and firing. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate skills in slab and coil construction, simple wheel forms, glaze technique, and creative expression. This course has been approved for […]

ART-284 Ceramics II

Offered: Fall, Spring
Available Online: No

This course covers advanced hand building and wheel techniques. Emphasis is placed on creative expression, surface design, sculptural quality, and glaze effect. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate a high level of technical competence in forming and glazing with a development of three-dimensional awareness. This course has been approved for transfer under the […]

ART-171 Digital Design I

Offered: Fall
Available Online: No

This course is designed to introduce students to the elements and principles of design through the use of digital software. Emphasis is placed on developing composition and design skills using vector, raster, and time-based media. Upon completion, students should be able to identify and use tools in digital software, understand and utilize digital and artistic […]

ART-271 Digital Design II

Offered: Fall
Available Online: No

This course includes advanced computer imaging techniques in raster, vector, and time based media. Emphasis is placed on creative application and integration of digital technologies. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate command of various digital systems to express their personal vision. This course has been approved for transfer under the CAA and ICAA as […]

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