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Summer 2008


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ART 210   Visual Concepts I                                       3 credits
This course will introduce the visual art major to two-dimensional basic design principles, various perception and notation techniques, expression and subtractive color theory. Other issues covered include symmetry and asymmetry, formal and informal organization, proportion, perspective, visualization, imagination, illusion, rhythm, typography, narrative (linear/non-linear), collage and text/image relationships. There is no prerequisite. For more information contact sgardner@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
[0014] 6060 Meets 05/27/2008 - 07/03/2008             GARDNER, S
            TuTh.......6:00pm- 9:10pm (FA  114)


ART 211   Visual Concepts II/Camera Vision                        3 credits
HYBRID COURSE - This course will introduce the visual art major to creating still images via a camera. Formal and technical issues connected to camera operation, two-dimensional design, lighting, framing and introduction to chemistry photography will be covered. Through assignments, theoretical readings and historical examples, issues connected to the apparatus of the camera as a recording device also will be covered. Emphasis will be placed on developing a vocabulary for talking about images and on the ability to think critically about images. This course also will serve as introduction to using the computer as a tool for manipulating images. There is no prerequisite. For more information contact cazabon@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: REG
[0015] 6050 Meets 05/27/2008 - 06/20/2008             CAZABON, L
            TuThF......1:00pm- 4:10pm (FA  402)


ART 369   Topics in Photography Pinhole Photography               3 credits
Pinhole artists translate photography into their own style through a simpler technology that invites manipulation and invention. Without the trappings of modern equipment to burden your understanding, you will confront photography from the basics on up. Basic camera and darkroom skills required. This course is open to students concentrating in any area of the Department of Visual Arts. Course is repeatable for a total of six credits. Prerequisite: ART 211. For more information contact peregoy@umbc.edu.
          Grade Method: REG/P-F/AUD
[0016] 6060 Meets 05/27/2008 - 07/03/2008             PEREGOY, C
            MW.........1:00pm- 4:10pm (FA  402)


ART 494   Internship                                            3-6 credits

(PermReq) Grade  Method: P-F  Individual Instruction
          course:  contact department  or instructor
          for permission to enroll.
[7846] 0101 Meets 07/07/2008 - 08/15/2008             STAFF
            Time and room to be arranged


ART 790   Independent Studies                                   1-6 credits

(PermReq) Grade  Method: REG  Individual Instruction
          course:  contact department  or instructor
          for permission to enroll.
[7847] 0101 Meets 07/07/2008 - 08/15/2008             STAFF
            Time and room to be arranged


ART 799   Graduate Thesis Exhibition                            1-8 credits

(PermReq) Grade  Method: P-F  Individual Instruction
          course:  contact department  or instructor
          for permission to enroll.
[7726] 0101 Meets 05/27/2008 - 08/15/2008             STAFF
            Time and room to be arranged


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