YOU ARE HERE: HomeCoursesArt

ART 100 - Introduction to Visual Arts

Prerequisites: (Non-majors only) Completion of remedial courses in English and Reading.

Description: An introduction to the development of the visual arts emphasizing perception and understanding of painting, sculpture, architecture and design, as well as their relationship to the creative process. This is primarily a lecture course. SUNY GEN ED-GHUM; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM, WESH Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 102 - Art History (Renaissance)

Prerequisites: Completion of remedial courses in English and Reading.

Description: Architecture, sculpture and painting in Western Europe from 1300 to 1600. An examination of the styles of the Renaissance and Mannerism in Northern and Southern Europe. SUNY GEN ED-GHUM; NCC GEN ED-HUM, WESH Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 103 - Art History (Baroque through Realism)

Prerequisites: Completion of remedial courses in English and Reading.

Description: Architecture, sculpture and painting in Europe and the Americas from the 17th century through the mid 19th century. SUNY GEN ED-GHUM; NCC GEN ED-HUM, WESH Offered: Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 104 - Art History (Contemporary)

Prerequisites: Completion of remedial courses in English and Reading.

Description: Art from 1940 to the present, with special attention given to European and American art. A study of the contributions of individual artists and movements, with an examination of the development of new approaches to form and the creative experience. SUNY GEN ED-GHUM; NCC GEN ED-HUM, WESH Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 105 - Principles of 2-Dimensional Design

Description: Required of art majors. A foundation course in design on a 2-dimensional surface. This course explores the elements of line, shape, value, color, and texture and principles of design and its relationship to composition. Subject and content are components of study as well. Students are introduced to a conceptual and visual vocabulary as art applies to the visual arts. Average cost of supplies: $100. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 106 - Principles of 3-Dimensional Design

Description: Required of art majors. A foundation course in design in 3-dimensional space. This course explores the elements of line, form, value, color and texture and their application to fine and applied art. This involves 3-dimensional constructions in such materials as board, plaster, clay, plastics, etc. Average cost for supplies: $100. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 107 - Prepress for Commercial Artists

Prerequisites: ART 133

Description: This course introduces the student to the preparation of computer graphics for commercial printing and production. The basics of the prepress including trapping, impositions, halftones, process and spot colors, paper, and proofs using industry standard applications will be explored. Average cost of supplies: $50. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-n/a

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 108 - Advertising Art

Prerequisites: ART 140

Description: Students are guided through the process of art direction as it applies to the creation of promotional and advertising material. Creative problem solving through the visualization of ideas is applied throughout the various stages of development of thumbnail sketches, roughs, comprehensives and storyboards. Layouts, typography, and illustration are stressed. Average cost of supplies: $100. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 109 - Printmaking I

Description: This mixed-media course introduces the student to the basic fundamentals and concepts of non-toxic printmaking: the development of an image on a particular surface, the transfer of the image to paper, edition printing, and presentation. Media may include photo and digital transfer, relief prints, silkscreen, intaglio, and monoprints. Emphasis is placed on the student's exploration of this creative process to produce and develop exciting prints. Average cost of supplies: $100. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 110 - Printmaking II

Prerequisites: ART 109 or permission of Chairperson.

Description: This course offers an opportunity for the advanced study of non-toxic printmaking as explored through traditional and experimental methods in Printmaking I. Students will develop independent projects and experiment with methods and materials. By creating personal projects that reflect printmaking's versatility in creating a new form of expression, the student may concentrate more fully on a strong portfolio. Average cost of supplies: $100. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 111 - Drawing I

Description: A basic course that explores the fundamentals of drawing through the development of both technical skills and concepts. The student's understanding of composition through the study of line, value and perspective will develop through direct visual observation and the education of the artist's eye. Students will be encouraged to work with conventional and non-traditional materials and methods. Average cost of supplies: $75. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 112 - Drawing II

Prerequisites: ART 111 or permission of Chairperson.

Description: This course is designed to further explore the creative process of drawing. Students are encouraged to master advanced skills and search for their own individual focus of expression. Each student will be exposed to new approaches, methods and materials to further enhance his or her drawing experience and art portfolio. Average cost of supplies: $85. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 113 - Package Design

Prerequisites: ART 137 or permission of Chairperson.

Description: Analysis of container design, involving internal surface graphics, for design students who wish to explore functional containers, from egg cartons to compact discs to the box car and paper bag. Emphasis is placed upon functional design and structure. Average cost of supplies: $100. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 114 - Typography for Graphic Design

Description: Students are taught to create designs using visual symbols and type to communicate ideas. This course covers designing letterforms, logos, trademarks, stationery, corporate branding and preparing art for presentation, including the use of various digital scanning and printing devices. Average cost of supplies: $100. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 115 - Painting I

Description: An introduction to the techniques, mechanics and composition of painting via personal expression. Average cost of supplies: $200. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 116 - Painting II

Prerequisites: ART 115 or permission of Chairperson.

Description: With the skills and understanding of basic painting, Painting II expands material usage and gives further focus on creativity and personal self-expression. Average cost of supplies: $200. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 117 - Illustration

Prerequisites: ART 111 or permission of Chairperson.

Description: Communicating ideas with focus and clarity through the use of visual materials. Techniques and materials are introduced to give impact to ideas and professional portfolio quality work. Average cost of supplies: $140. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 118 - Figure Drawing I

Prerequisites: ART 111 or permission of Chairperson.

Description: An extensive study of the human figure, its proportions and constructions, as a subject for artistic and personal expression. Average cost of supplies: $65. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Fall

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 119 - Anatomy and Figure Drawing II

Prerequisites: ART 118 or permission of Chairperson.

Description: A continuation of the study of the figure as the subject for artistic expression. Emphasis is on acquiring a sensitivity to subtle anatomical definition. More extensive technical skills are needed for this definition. Average cost of supplies: $100. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 122 - Ceramics I

Description: Tools and techniques of hand-building and potters wheel are used to form pottery and related sculptural construction in clay. Students learn a variety of decorative and glazing techniques and an understanding of the processes related to the firing of clay into ceramic. Average cost of supplies: $125. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 123 - Sculpture I

Description: Designing and construction of sculptures from clay, plaster, wood and metal is a means to symbolic expression. The format of lecture/demonstration, planning, building of the sculpture, individual and group critiques, gallery/museum visits assist students in understanding the role of the artist and the creative process. Average cost of supplies: $125. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 124 - History of Photography

Prerequisites: Completion of remedial courses in English and Reading.

Description: A survey course in the history of photography, emphasizing aesthetics, socio-cultural history, and technical advances in the field. Major photographers and trends will be analyzed. SUNY GEN ED-GHUM, GART; NCC GEN ED-HUM, WESH Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 126 - Introduction to Studio Arts

Description: An introductory course for non art majors that includes a variety of studio arts. They are explored with historical context and emphasis on developing an awareness of materials and processes, sensitivity to design, as well as a creative approach. Average cost of supplies $150. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 129 - Gallery Survey

Description: This course introduces students to the diversified operation of today's art gallery/museum. Regular visits to galleries/museums are required. This course also provides insight into exhibition preparation and installation including behind-the-scenes investigation into planning, art conversation, education goals, curatorial responsibilities, and funding. Students are responsible for transportation and admission fees. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Summer

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 130 - Graphic Design I

Description: Hands-on experience with industry standard software used to create commercial and fine art images. Topics include basic design principles, grid structure and typography used in the development of charts, trademark design, landscapes, interiors, portraits, scanning images, and print design. Average cost of supplies: $55. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 131 - Digital Imaging

Prerequisites: ART 130 or permission of Chairperson.

Description: Hands-on course in Adobe Photoshop, the most widely used application in digital imaging and photography. Topics include: image creation and scanning, painting, editing and retouching, image manipulation and resizing, color correction, conversions, layers, filters and image output. Cost of supplies: $100. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 133 - Graphic Design III

Prerequisites: ART 131 and ART 140

Description: Hands-on experience with desktop publishing and computer hardware and software used to create professionally designed publications. Topics include word processing, page layout, creating and scanning images, typography, and print production. Average cost of supplies: $55. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 135 - Design Fundamentals

Description: To interpret fashion design using art based fundamentals, such as the importance of color, anatomy, fabric rendering, fashion model proportions and movement. Assignments and learning experiences to reinforce each area. The student will discover, through exploration of fashion assignments, how to evaluate design details and proportions for Women's apparel markets. Technical flats and their importance to the process will be covered. Average cost of supplies: $75. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 136 - Fashion Art Techniques I

Prerequisites: ART 135 or permission of Chairperson.

Description: This course is designed to further interpret the creative process of Fashion Design. Students are encouraged to master advanced skills and search for their own individual focus of expression. Each student will be exposed to new approaches, methods and materials to further enhance his or her design experience and Fashion Design portfolio. Menswear and Children's wear will be explored as well as the the Women's wear markets. Average cost of supplies: $75. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 137 - Computer Illustration

Prerequisites: ART 130.

Description: Adobe Illustrator on the Macintosh is used as a tool for creative expression in the use of illustration techniques to communicate ideas. Technical requirements for printing are also emphasized. Average cost of supplies: $30. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 138 - 3D Modeling

Prerequisites: ART 130 and ART 131.

Description: Hands-on course in creating and composing complete 3D computer generated imagery (CGI). Topics include: NURBS (non-uniform rational B-spline) and polygonal modeling, texturing, lighting, camera positioning and rendering. Average cost of supplies: $100. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 139 - Web Animation and Interactivity

Prerequisites: ART 131 and ART 137.

Description: Advanced animation techniques for web-oriented interactive design using popular vector-based multimedia authoring software in concert with a variety of computer-generated imagery (CGI) and design applications. Students will learn skills required for creating a complete animated and interactive web site in a single software environment. Average cost of supplies: $200. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 140 - Graphic Design II

Prerequisites: ART 130 or Permission of Chairperson

Corequisites: ART 105 Pre or Co-requisite.

Description: Using computers as tools for research and composition, students will survey the global history of visual communications as well as the ways visual elements are used to construct and convey meaning. Historical, cultural, social and technological developments and their impact on the field of graphic design will be studied. An interactive environment for the study of the development and the practical applications of visual imagery will be promoted. Cost of supplies: $50. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 142 - Art Internship

Prerequisites: Permission of the instructor and a minimum of 9 art credits.

Description: Supervised placement of the student in an artist's studio, gallery position or other setting appropriate to student's area of art study, to enable the student to gain work experience that enriches the theoretical concepts developed in the classroom. Students may incur additional travel expense. This course may be taken for credit only once. Open to Art majors only. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 145 - Raku and Pit-Firing

Prerequisites: ART 122 or ART 147.

Description: This ceramics course will introduce the student to basic hand building and Raku and Pit-Firing of ceramic pieces that are formed in class. The student will participate in the rapid-fire technique, the quick cool down and the reduction of their pieces. Also explored in this course will be various methods of creating decorative surfaces. Average cost of supplies: $125. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 147 - Potter's Wheel

Description: The potter's wheel will be the tool we will be using to make our projects. We will explore various expressive, tactile and intellectual possibilities that are available through the use of this medium. Also explored: a variety of glazing techniques and processes related to firing of clay. Historical references will contribute to students' development of critical thinking skills and creative problem solving. Average cost of supplies: $125. Lab fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 159 - Photography I

Description: A basic foundation in the techniques and aesthetics of photography with emphasis on the camera, digital darkroom and portfolio preparation. A dSLR (digital) camera capable of manual operation to be provided by the student. Average cost of supplies: $225 (does not include dSLR camera). Laboratory fee applies. Students who have completed ART 125 will not receive credit for ART 159. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 160 - Black and White Darkroom

Description: A traditional black and white photography course utilizing film cameras and traditional darkroom techniques. Emphasis is on creativity, aesthetic considerations and the development of a personal photographic vision through class assignments, individual photographic projects, and portfolio development. Students to provide a 35-mm manually operated camera. Average cost of supplies: $275. Laboratory fee applies. Students who have completed ART 225 will not receive credit for ART 160. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 201 - Survey of Art History I

Prerequisites: Completion of remedial courses of English and Reading.

Description: The development of architecture, painting and sculpture from their origins in Prehistory through the cultures of Ancient Egypt, the Middle East, Greece, Rome, and in Western Europe, from the time of Constantine to the end of the Middle Ages. SUNY GEN ED-GHUM, GART; NCC GEN ED-HUM, WESH Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 202 - Survey of Art History II

Prerequisites: Completion of remedial courses in English and Reading.

Description: The development of painting, sculpture, and architecture from the Renaissance to the twentieth century. This course explores the history of Western art from both contextual and formal art historical perspectives. SUNY GEN ED-GHUM, GART; NCC GEN ED-HUM, WESH Offered: Fall, Spring, Summer

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 203 - Art Beyond the West

Prerequisites: Completion of remedial English and Reading is required.

Description: This course is a survey of selected historical topics drawn from the following non-western cultures: India, China, Southeast Asia, Japan, Oceania, Africa, Pre-Columbian Americas. Representative works of painting, sculpture, crafts, and architecture from selected cultures will be examined in the context of the religious, social, economic, and/or political forces that shaped them. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM, GLNW Offered: Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 222 - Ceramics II

Prerequisites: ART 122 or ART 147.

Description: Build upon prior hand building and/or potter's wheel techniques as a means to creating pottery or related sculptural constructions in clay. Glaze formulation and experience with operation of gas and electric kilns. Average cost of supplies: $125. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 223 - Sculpture II

Prerequisites: ART 123 or permision of Chairperson.

Description: Students build on skills, techniques and knowledge acquired in Sculpture I. They are encouraged to develop individual ideas into sculptural compositions and acquire related skills to verbally assess both the emerging work and the completed sculpture. Average cost of supplies: $125. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN EDE-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 226 - Experimental Photography

Prerequisites: ART 159 and ART 160.

Corequisites: ART 131 Pre or co-requisite.

Description: Advanced photographic and darkroom techniques and manipulative effects including black and white, color and digital photographic processes. Emphasis will be on creative expression and interpretation of ideas through alternative and experimental techniques. Students to provide their own cameras. Average cost of supplies: $225. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 227 - Studio Photography

Prerequisites: ART 159

Corequisites: ART 131

Description: This course offers students a broad foundation in studio photography with an emphasis in portraiture and still life. Students will have the opportunity to use multiple professional lighting technologies and photographic formats including electronic flash systems, quartz halogen and tungsten as well as medium format digital capture. All camera formats from 35mm - 4" x 5" may be used. Strong emphasis will be placed on project development, critical thinking and problem solving techniques. Average cost of supplies: $275. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 228 - Photojournalism

Prerequisites: ART 159

Description: This course emphasizes actual experience with photojournalistic methods. Assignments include the production of photojournalistic images and documentary photography projects. Included is an overview of the techniques and styles, history, law and ethics of the practice and application of photojournalism. Average cost of supplies: $225. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA; HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 229 - View Camera

Prerequisites: ART 131 and ART 159 and ART 160.

Description: This intermediate level course offers students a broad and immersive experience with large format photography. Students will use 4" x 5" Field and View cameras as a means to explore camera movements, exposure, sheet film development, gelatin-silver printing, high end digital scanning and advanced inkjet printing techniques. Strong emphasis will be placed on project development, critical thinking and problem solving techniques. Cameras will be provided for student use. Average cost: $350. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 230 - Color Photography

Prerequisites: ART 159.

Corequisites: ART 131 and ART 160 Pre and co-requisites.

Description: This course includes an introduction to film and digital based photographic imagery that utilizes applications of color as an aesthetic and thematic consideration. A variety of materials, applications, and current trends is explored. Average cost of supplies: $225. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-GART; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 231 - Digital Printing for Photographers

Prerequisites: ART 131 and ART 159

Description: This intermediate level course will provide students with the necessary foundation in digital output technologies. Emphasis will be placed on critical thinking skills and project development as they are informed by advancements and techniques in photographic imaging. Topics include: image editing software, color management, profile creation and workflow techniques as they relate to specific output processes. Average cost of materials: $350. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-FAPA, HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 235 - Fashion Art Techniques II

Prerequisites: ART 135 and ART 136.

Description: Students design collections by exploring the roles of research, design development, and editing in the fashion design process. Emphasis is placed on the knowledge of key fashion categories, markets and price points. This course also introduces the basics of computer-aided design specifically used in the fashion industry. Using vector based software, students learn techniques to conceptualize fashion designs and create industry-standard presentations. Average cost of supplies: $75. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 236 - Fashion Art Techniques III

Prerequisites: ART 135, ART 136 and ART 235.

Description: To develop an awareness of broad-based market demands. To develop an awareness of market timing (seasonal and campaigns). To develop an awareness of marketable presentations. To appreciate the relationship of theme, fabrics, price range, and colors in the preparation of a portfolio. Average cost of supplies: $75. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 237 - Digital Video and Special Effects

Prerequisites: ART 130 and ART 131.

Description: Hands on course in digital video and special effects using live video footage and computer-generated imagery (CGI). Topics include: digitizing video, editing, creating titles, compositing and visual effects. Traditional concepts such as storyboarding, lighting and camera work will also be covered. Students will create finished commercial or creative video shorts and learn how to present these on the World Wide Web or DVD. Average cost of supplies: $100. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 238 - 3D Animation

Prerequisites: Minimum grade of "C" in ART 138.

Description: Hands-on course in 3D computer Animation. Topics include: animated logos, motion paths, camera movement, particle systems, simulated physics and character rigging. Students will learn about scripting, storyboarding, recording animations and integrating computer-generated imagery (CGI) with other aplications. Average cost of supplies: $200. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 239 - Web Design I

Prerequisites: ART 130, ART 131, ART 137 and ART 140 or Permission of Chairperson.

Description: This course will investigate the application of interactive design, composition and narrative for the purpose of creating websites. Students will conceptualize and produce web pages using popular web authoring software. Emphasis will be on the integration of various visual and narrative elements into a rich user experience. Average cost of supplies: $200. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 240 - Portfolio Workshop

Prerequisites: ART 133 and ART 239 or Permission of the Instructor, for Art Majors Only. Must be taken in the last semester.

Description: Research, creation and completion of a professionally relevant major project in a chosen medium (print portfolio, computer animation or an interactive multimedia program). Average cost of supplies: $200. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-HUM Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art

ART 249 - Web Design II

Prerequisites: ART 239.

Description: This course will focus on creativity in digital and multimedia art using advanced techniques and authoring tools to create professional animations, websites, and games. There will be a strong emphasis on typography, graphics, animation, special effects, sound and video to create dynamic and user-friendly interface design for a large target audience. Average cost of supplies: $200. Laboratory fee applies. SUNY GEN ED-n/a; NCC GEN ED-n/a Offered: Fall, Spring

Credit Hours: 3
Department: Art