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Graduate Catalog 2014-15

ART AND DESIGN (ART)

401-3 to 6 RESEARCH IN PAINTING. Advanced problems in painting. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

402-3 to 6 RESEARCH IN SCULPTURE. Exploration of current trends in sculpture making, with emphasis on interaction of technique and idea. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

405-3 SEMINAR. Preparation for career as studio artist and/or artist-teacher at college level. Career analysis, portfolio presentation for graduate school and galleries. Visiting professional lecturers in art and law; grant writing; gallery relations; artists' careers; etc. Prerequisite: junior or senior standing, BA, BFA, or MFA.

408a-c-3 ART EDUCATION FOR ELEMENTARY TEACHERS. (a) Art education for disabled students; (b) Development of motivational and instructional materials; (c) Advanced materials and methods for classroom teachers. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

410-2 to 6 RESEARCH IN PRINTMAKING. Advanced work in traditional or experimental methods. Portfolio development. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

412-3 RESEARCH IN GRAPHIC DESIGN. Directed practicum in advanced client-based desktop design and publishing. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

413-3 DIGITAL ARTS. Exploration of computer-based image-capture and manipulation focusing on the integration of digital images with traditional studio arts and/or electronic media applications. May be repeated to a maximum of 9 hours. Prerequisite: ART 412 or equivalent or consent of instructor.

414-3 GRAPHIC DESIGN HISTORY THROUGH STUDIO PROJECTS. History of visual communication, including historic movements in Graphic Design, and Advertising. Coursework combines lecture materials, quizzes, readings and research into studio projects. Prerequisites: ART 202i and ART 225a or ART 225b.

415-3 VISUAL IDENTITY: LOGO AND BRANDING DESIGN. The application of advanced problem-solving skills with planning, organization and development of design strategies for logos and branding campaigns addressing institutional, corporate or service industries. Prerequisites: ART 202i, ART 311, and ART 312.

416-3 to 6 GLASSWORKING. Basic methods of forming hot and cold glass. Development of creative ideas related to use of glass as art medium. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

420-3 to 6 ADVANCED CERAMICS. Supervised research in specific ceramic areas of technical and aesthetic interests. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

422-3 RESEARCH IN PHOTOGRAPHY. Advanced theory and practice in one of several topics: alternative non-silver processes, large format camera/zone system, artificial lighting. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

423-3 ADVANCED PHOTOGRAPHY SEMINAR. Advanced seminar exploring personal portfolio development, contemporary theoretical and conceptual issues, as well as developing critical writing skills as they pertain to the photography medium. Prerequisite: ART 302a or ART 302b.

424-3 BAROQUE ART. Major developments in Baroque painting, sculpture, and architecture in seventeenth-century Italy, Spain, France, Flanders, and the Dutch Republic. Prerequisite: ART 225b with grade of C or better or consent of instructor.

430-3 to 6 STUDIES IN ART I. Advanced work in any studio area. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Students may enroll for no more than 3 hours per semester without written approval. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

440-3 ILLUSTRATION. Techniques in the applied art of illustration using both traditional and contemporary techniques. Exploration of editorial, book, advertising, and institutional illustration. Prerequisites: ART 112 a-d; ART 202 d,e; ART 310; ART 311; ART 331.

441-3 to 6 STUDIO IN DRAWING. Advanced research drawing experiences, emphasizing individually realized content through development of compositions. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Prerequisite: senior or graduate standing (331-3) or consent of instructor.

447a,b-3 ANCIENT ART. Art and architecture from prehistory through Rome. (a) Prehistoric to Greek late archaic; (b) Greek high Classic to Rome. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

448-3 MEDIEVAL ART. Visual Arts of the Early Christian and Medieval periods from the 4th century through Romanesque and Gothic. Prerequisite: ART 225a with grade of C or better or consent of instructor.

449-3 ITALIAN RENAISSANCE ART. Architecture, sculpture, and painting of the Late Gothic, Renaissance, and Mannerist periods in Italy. Prerequisite: ART 225b with grade of C or better or consent of instructor.

450-3 EARLY CHILDHOOD ART EDUCATION. Art education practices in early childhood art education. Methods and materials based on developmental needs. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

451-3 NORTHERN RENAISSANCE ART. Architecture, sculpture, and painting of the Renaissance and Mannerist periods in Northern Europe. Prerequisites: ART 225a,b with grades of C or better or consent of instructor.

452-3 ART EDUCATION FOR OLDER ADULTS. Physical, artistic, and creative development of older adults. Development of specific instructional approaches for older learners. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

453-3 MUSEOLOGY. Museum ethics, collections policies, security, administration and organization, public law, sources of funding, grant preparation. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

454-3 CURATORSHIP: EXHIBITION MANAGEMENT AND DESIGN. Exhibition design, preparation, labeling, security, hanging, display techniques and construction, lighting, traffic flow, docent training. Prerequisite: ART 453 or consent of instructor.

455-3 DOCUMENTATION OF COLLECTIONS. Accessioning and deaccessioning processes, research, collection management, use of computers, narrative, photo documentation. Prerequisite: ART 453 or consent of instructor.

467-3 ISLAMIC ART AND ARCHITECTURE. Arts and architecture of the Islamic world from 650 to the present. Prerequisite: ART 225a with grade of C or better or consent of instructor.

468a,b-3 PRIMITIVE ART: THE AMERICAS. Indigenous art and architecture of the Americas, ancient to 19 th century: (a) Precolumbian art; (b) North American Indian art. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

469a,b-3 PRIMITIVE ART: AFRICA AND OCEANIA. Indigenous art and architecture of sub-Saharan Africa and of Oceania: Polynesia, Micronesia, and Melanesia: (a) Africa; (b) Oceania. Prerequisite: consent of instructor.

470-3 TOPICS IN ART HISTORY. May include: seminars on specific artist or area, investigations of branches of art historical inquiry, major trends and issues in art. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours provided no topic is repeated. Prerequisites: 6 hours of art history; consent of instructor.

471-3 TOPICS IN RENAISSANCE AND BAROQUE ART. Variable content course in the history of Renaissance and Baroque art. May be repeated to a maximum of 9 hours as long as no topic is repeated. Prerequisite: ART 225b with grade of C or better or consent of instructor.

472-3 TOPICS IN MODERN ART. Variable content course in the history of modern art. Maybe repeated to 9 hours as long as no topic is repeated. Prerequisite: ART 225b with grade of C or better or consent of instructor.

473-3 WOMEN IN ART. History of women artists from the Renaissance to the present. Prerequisite: ART 225b with grade of C or better or consent of instructor.

474-3 TOPICS IN PUBLIC ART. Variable content course in the history of public art. May be repeated to 9 hours as long as no topic is repeated. Prerequisites: ART 225a or 225b with grade of C or better or consent of instructor.

475-3 HISTORY OF PHOTOGRAPHY. Principle technical and stylistic developments in photography from the early 19 th century to the present. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

476-3 HISTORY OF MODERN ARCHITECTURE AND DESIGN. Principle technical and stylistic developments in architecture and design from the early 19 th century to the present. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

480-3 AMERICAN ART. Survey of the history of art in the U.S. from the colonial period to the present day. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

481 -3 MODERN ART. Principle movements and theories of art in the modern period. Prerequisite: ART 255b with a grade of C or better or consent of instructor.

482-3 CONTEMPORARY ART. Principal movements and theories of contemporary art, ca. 1950 to the present. Prerequisite: ART 225b with grade of C or better or consent of instructor.

483-3 RESEARCH IN ART HISTORY. Individual research in painting, sculpture, architecture, and related arts of various periods. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours provided no topic is repeated. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

484-3 to 6 RESEARCH IN FIBERS. Individual exploration of advanced fiber concerns in technique and mixed media approaches. Concepts emphasizing integration of technical and aesthetic idea. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

485-3 ART HISTORY METHODS AND RESEARCH. Study of primary methods of research, interpretation, and writing in art history. Prerequisites: ART 225a,b with grades of C or better or consent of instructor.

486-2 to 6 RESEARCH IN METALSMITHING. Concentrated research in advanced metalsmithing techniques and concepts. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

498-3 to 6 INTERNSHIP IN THE ARTS. Involvement in work, study, or research designed and supervised by selected faculty members and cooperating institutions. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Prerequisite: graduate standing or consent of instructor.

501-2 to 6 GRADUATE PAINTING. Research in specialized areas of personal development of style and technique. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. MFA candidates only. Prerequisite: ART 401 or concurrent enrollment.

502-2 to 6 GRADUATE SCULPTURE. Research in sculpture with emphasis on development of individual three-dimensional art-making styles and studio techniques. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. MFA candidates only. Prerequisite: ART 402 or concurrent enrollment.

503-2 to 6 STUDIO IN PAINTING. Research in specialized areas of personal development of style and technique. May be repeated to a maximum of 18 hours. MFA candidates only. Prerequisite: ART 501 or concurrent enrollment.

504-2 to 6 STUDIO IN SCULPTURE. Research in sculpture with emphasis on development of individual three-dimensional art-making styles and studio techniques. May be repeated to a maximum of 18 hours. MFA candidates only. Prerequisite: 502 or concurrent enrollment.

505-3 GRADUATE THEORY. Theoretical and critical issues in art and their relationship to student's personal work in the contemporary art world. This course may be repeated to a maximum of 6 hours. Prerequisite: 2 nd or 3 rd year graduate status.

511-2 to 6 GRADUATE PRINTMAKING. Development of individual form and technique. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. MFA candidates only. Prerequisite: ART 410 or concurrent enrollment.

512-2 to 6 STUDIO IN PRINTMAKING. Continued development of individual form and technique leading towards thesis and graduate exhibition. May be repeated to 12 hours. MFA candidates only. Prerequisite: ART 511 or concurrent enrollment.

513-3 to 6 RESEARCH IN DIGITAL ARTS. Research in computer-based digital fine art techniques at the graduate level, and their application to traditional studio arts and/or electronic media. May be repeated to a maximum of 15 hours. Prerequisite: ART 413 or equivalent or consent of instructor.

514-3 to 6 ADVANCED GRAPHIC DESIGN. Research in computer-based techniques in graphic design at the graduate level in both traditional print media and newly emerging techniques in Internet home-page design. May be repeated to a maximum of 15 hours. Prerequisite: ART 412 or equivalent or consent of instructor.

520-2 to 6 GRADUATE CERAMICS I. Self-directed research in aesthetic and technological aspects of ceramics. Individual development of technique and form in clay. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. MFA candidates only. Prerequisite: ART 420 or concurrent enrollment.

521-2 to 6 GRADUATE CERAMICS II. Self-directed research in aesthetic and technological aspects of ceramics. Individual development of technique and form in clay. May be repeated to a maximum of 18 hours. MFA candidates only. Prerequisite: ART 520 or concurrent enrollment.

522-3 to 6 GRADUATE PHOTOGRAPHY. Intensive study and exploration of photographic techniques, approaches, and aesthetics on the graduate level. May be repeated to a maximum of 18 hours. MFA candidates only. Prerequisite: ART 422 or concurrent enrollment.

523-3 GRADUATE RESEARCH PHOTOGRAPH. In depth study of historical and contemporary issues as they pertain to the photography medium. A wide range of theoretical and conceptual topics will be explored. May be repeated for a maximum of 12 hours as long as no topic is repeated. Prerequisite: ART 423 or concurrent enrollment.

530-2 to 6 STUDIES IN ART II. Advanced work in area of specialization or under supervision of two or more areas. May be repeated to a maximum of 9 hours. MFA candidates only. Prerequisite: consent of instructor(s).

541-2 to 6 GRADUATE DRAWING I. Intensive study with emphasis on concept development and symbolization. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. MFA candidates only. Prerequisite: ART 441.

542-2 to 6 GRADUATE DRAWING II. Continued study with emphasis on various aspects of the medium. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. MFA candidates only. Prerequisite: ART 541.

549-3 SPECIAL TOPICS IN ART THERAPY. Special topics of interest to art therapists. Approaches to therapy not covered in depth in other courses. May be repeated to a maximum of 9 hours provided no topic is repeated. Prerequisites: ART 550; 552.

550-3 COUNSELING TECHNIQUES IN ART THERAPY. Theoretical foundations and professional skills for using art therapy and counseling techniques with variety of client populations. Practice of active listening, reflection, and empathic skills.

551-3 CREATIVE PROCESS. Creative tools and applications for professional and personal development to expand perception, innovative problem solving and ways of looking at one's creative work.

552-3 ASSESSMENT OF INDIVIDUALS AND FAMILIES. Assessment of individuals and families through standardized tests. Integration of evidence of developmental level, perceptual capacities, psychodynamic processes, and environmental stimuli through formal and informal measures. Prerequisites: graduate standing in art therapy counseling and consent of instructor.

553-3 ART THERAPY WITH CHILDREN AND ADOLESCENTS. Application of art therapy and counseling principles and practice for diverse child and adolescent populations. Development of appropriate interventions for varied DSM-IV diagnoses. Prerequisites: ART 550; 552.

554-3 ART THERAPY WITH ADULTS. Application of art therapy and counseling principles and practice for diverse adult populations. Development of appropriate interventions for varied DSM-IV diagnoses. Prerequisites: ART 550; 552.

555-3 ART THERAPY WITH GROUPS. Theory and application of art therapy techniques for groups in mental health facilities; emphasis on group techniques. Prerequisites: ART 550 and consent of instructor.

556-3 FAMILY ART THERAPY. Principles of family therapy theory; family art assessment and treatment using art therapy interventions. May be repeated to a maximum of 6 hours. Prerequisites: ART 550; 552.

557-3 DEVELOPMENTAL THEORY AND ART THERAPY. Developmental principles and intervention methods as related to object relations and art therapy viewpoint. Prerequisites: ART 550; 552.

558-3 to 9 INDEPENDENT STUDY IN ART THERAPY. Topical areas in greater depth than regularly titled courses permit. For advanced art therapy students. May be repeated to a maximum of 9 hours. Prerequisites: Graduate standing in Art Therapy Counseling.

559-1 to 6 PRACTICUM IN ART THERAPY. Supervised clinical experience with clients or patients in psychiatric, rehabilitation, and education settings with both children and adults; preparation, conferences, record keeping, staffing, supervision. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Prerequisites: ART 550; 552.

560-3 SEMINAR IN READINGS IN ART EDUCATION. Current issues and trends explored through periodicals, books, and research studies in art education. Prerequisite: baccalaureate degree in art education or art studio or consent of instructor.

561-3 MULTICULTURAL ISSUES IN ART THERAPY. Focus on multicultural issues in art therapy and explore ways for art therapists to work with a wide variety of populations. Prerequisite: graduate standing.

562-3 SEMINAR IN AESTHETIC EDUCATION. Concepts combining art history, art studio, art criticism, and aesthetics as related to teaching art and curriculum design K-12. Prerequisite: baccalaureate degree in art education or art studio.

563-3 TOPICS IN ART EDUCATION. Selected topics: gerontology, related and interdisciplinary arts, special education, art therapy, elementary and secondary school programs. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Prerequisite: baccalaureate degree in art education or art studio.

566-3 RESEARCH METHODOLOGY IN ART THERAPY. Research methods as applied in art education and art therapy; development of proposal for research project. Prerequisite: classified graduate student in Art Therapy or MS in Education/Art program.

567-3 INDEPENDENT STUDY IN ART EDUCATION. Topical areas in greater depth than regularly included in lecture courses. For advanced art education students. Prerequisite: classified graduate student in MS in Education/Art or consent of instructor.

570-3 RESEARCH IN ART HISTORY. Individual research in painting, sculpture, architecture, and related areas of various periods. May be repeated once for a total of 6 hours. Prerequisites: 9 hours of art history and/or consent of instructor.

571-3 READINGS IN ART HISTORY. Guided readings in painting, sculpture, architecture, and related areas of various periods. May be repeated once for a total of 6 hours. Prerequisites: 9 hours of art history and/or consent of instructor.

572-3 MEDICAL ART THERAPY COUNSELING. This course will explore theory and application of medical art therapy with a focus on clinical interventions across the life span.

573-3 COUNSELING THEORY AND ART THERAPY. Intensive study of the basic theories and principles of counseling as applied in art therapy. Includes psychoanalytic, gestalt, existential, Adlerian, cognitive-behavioral, and brief, solution-focused approaches to therapy. Prerequisite: graduate standing.

574-3 CAREER COUNSELING. Lifelong processes and influences that lead to work values, occupational choice, decision-making styles, patterns of work adjustment, and creation of career plan. Prerequisite: graduate standing.

575-3 PROFESSIONAL ETHICS AND LEGAL ISSUES. Legal issues and responsibilities, professional development, and ethics in art therapy and counseling. Prerequisite: graduate standing.

580-3 MUSEUM STUDIES . (Same as HIST 580) History, theory, structure, organization of museums, planning and interpretation of exhibits, collections management, and ethical and legal concerns.

581-3 MANAGEMENT OF MUSEUM COLLECTIONS. Professional practices in museum collections management including ethical standards, statutory, regulatory, and judicial rules; risk management; conservation; development of integrated information systems. Prerequisite: ART/HIST 580.

582-3 PRACTICUM IN EXHIBITS AND PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT. (Same as HIST 582) Intensive, independent exhibition, educational project, or program related to museum studies. Prerequisites: ART/HIST 580; ART 581, or consent of instructor.

584-2 to 6 RESEARCH IN FIBER/FABRIC. Studio course allowing individual development in fibers/fabrics leading toward development of thesis problem. MFA candidates only. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Prerequisite: ART 484 or concurrent enrollment.

585-2 to 6 SEMINAR IN FIBER/FABRIC. Group and individual efforts contributing points of view relating to on- and off-loom weaving and textile concepts. Criticism directed toward thesis development. MFA candidates only. May be repeated to a maximum of 18 hours. Prerequisite: ART 584 or concurrent enrollment.

586-2 to 6 GRADUATE METALSMITHING I. Self-directed research in metalsmithing in aesthetic and technical development. Individual development of personal techniques and artistic concepts through metal. Prerequisite: ART 486.

587-2 to 6 GRADUATE METALSMITHING II. Self-directed research in metalsmithing in aesthetic and technical development. Individual development of personal techniques and artistic concepts through metal. Prerequisite: ART 586.

595-3 RESEARCH PROJECTS. Independent research study and seminar participation under graduate art therapy counseling faculty supervision. Prerequisites: graduate standing in Art Therapy; consent of instructor.

599a-3 THESIS. Preparation of thesis statement, bibliography, outline, and initial draft. Prerequisite: consent of graduate adviser.

599b-3 THESIS. Completion of thesis coordinated by candidate's thesis committee. Prerequisites: (MFA candidates) ART 599a and consent of graduate adviser; (MA candidates) consent of graduate adviser.

599c-3 EXHIBITION/THESIS. Exhibition preparation. MFA candidates only. Prerequisites: ART 599a or concurrent enrollment in ART 599b; consent of graduate adviser.

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