Art Studio (ARTS)

ARTS 102  - Design Technology and Concepts  (3 Credits)  

Fundamental methods of solving visual problems found in the design arts with an emphasis on clarity and immediacy of solutions for a general audience.

ARTS 103  - Fundamentals of Art  (3 Credits)  

Introduction to visual thinking and principles of two-dimensional design.

Carolina Core: AIU

ARTS 104  - 3-Dimensional Design I  (3 Credits)  

Introduction to visual thinking and principles of three-dimensional design.

Carolina Core: AIU

Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Research

ARTS 107  - Color and Composition  (3 Credits)  

Color, color theory, and compositional systems.

Prerequisites: ARTS 103.
ARTS 111  - Basic Drawing I  (3 Credits)  

Introduction to the materials and basic techniques of drawing.

ARTS 210  - Introduction to Painting  (4 Credits)  

An introductory course in the materials and techniques of painting.

Carolina Core: AIU

ARTS 220  - Beginning Ceramics  (4 Credits)  

An introduction to the materials and techniques of ceramics through hand-building and throwing on the wheel.

ARTS 235  - Introduction to Fiber Arts  (4 Credits)  

An introductory course in the materials and processes of fiber arts.

ARTS 241  - Color for Design  (4 Credits)  

Color theory, systems, and applications in visual communications.

Graduation with Leadership Distinction: GLD: Research

ARTS 245  - Typographic Design I  (4 Credits)  

Fundamental concepts in graphic design with a focus on formal issues, employing fundamental visual communication principles, image development, and traditional and modern relevant digital applications.

Prerequisites: C or better in ARTS 102.
ARTS 246  - Typographic Design II  (4 Credits)  

Fundamental concepts in typography with a focus on long form text, hierarchy of emphasis, anatomy, pairings and exploration of grid systems using traditional and modern relevant digital applications.

ARTS 260  - Photography for Non-Majors  (3 Credits)  

Photographic history, theory, and practice with emphasis on developing a personal vision through the use of digital still cameras.

ARTS 330  - Intermediate Drawing I  (4 Credits)  

Enhancing graphic richness in drawings with intellectual and visual perception as content.

Prerequisites: C or better in ARTS 230.
ARTS 331  - Intermediate Drawing II  (4 Credits)  

Contemporary cultural stimuli as the content for drawing projects. Emphasis on intellectual and emotive approaches.

Prerequisites: C or better in ARTS 230.
ARTS 512  - Introduction to Watercolor  (3 Credits)  

Introduction to traditional and experimental transparent watercolor technique. Encompasses field work at off campus locations.

ARTS 520  - Ceramics I  (6 Credits)  

Further development of a personal approach to the ceramic process, supported by an investigation of ceramic history.

Prerequisites: ARTS 421.