Art and Design - AD


The information below lists courses approved in this subject area effective Spring 2013. Not all courses will necessarily be offered these terms. Please consult the Schedule of Classes for a listing of courses offered for a specific term.

500-level courses require graduate standing.

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100 Introduction to Responsive Arts
4 hours. An introduction to the theory and practice of responsive arts. Through hands on exercises, students learn to design interactive interfaces and responsive environments. Survey lectures focus on current practices and the history of new media. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): Approval of the Department.

102 Drawing I: Beginning
4 hours. Introduction to drawing: orientation to the descriptive and expressive potential of drawing through exposure to a variety of subjects, media, and formal concepts. Prerequisite(s): Approval of the school.

110 Graphic Design I
4 hours. Introduction to graphic design: fundamental exploration of visual, abstract form-making with the emphasis on the understanding of two- and three dimensional perception as related to communication. Prerequisite(s): Approval of the school.

120 Industrial Design I
4 hours. Introduction to industrial design: problem-solving in three dimensional organization, with individual projects requiring advanced shop tooling, and supportive drawing systems in orthographic, isometric, and perspective representation. Prerequisite(s): Approval of the school.

140 Sculpture I: Beginning
4 hours. Major directions and underlying historical precedents in contemporary sculpture. Orientation to concepts of 3-dimensionality through use of relevant processes and techniques. Prerequisite(s): Approval of the school.

160 Photography I
4 hours. Introduction to analog and digital photography: basic familiarity with the camera, studio, wet darkroom processes, digital techniques and programs. Introduction to social, cultural, critical and aesthetic considerations of the medium. Prerequisite(s): Approval of the school.

170 Introduction to Time-Based Visual Arts
4 hours. Introduction to time-based visual arts: basic experimentation with duration, image sequence, context, and perception effects as related to film, video, and electronic visualization. Prerequisite(s): Approval of the school.

190 Introduction to Socially Engaged Art: Social Practice
3 hours. Introduces the concept of socially engaged art, a practice that blurs the line between art and life, emphasizing participation, dialogue, and action. Includes field visits and dialogue with artists. Students design and realize a public art project. Field trips required at a nominal fee. No previous art and studio experience is necessary for this class. Field Trips Required: Mess Hall, Dorchester Projects and Rebuild Foundation, Threewalls, Hyde Park Art Center, Experimental Station, and South Side Community Art Center, are all site-specific resources for this course. Students will visit at least two of these sites as part of their analysis and exploration of socially engaged art practices. Prerequisite(s): ENGL 160. Creative Arts course.

203 Topics in Drawing Studio I
4 hours. Drawing for art majors: 2-D and 3-D process course focused on conceptual/contextual drawing, integration of technology and mediated images. Topics emphasis at direction of instructor. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program, and faculty approval of student portfolio through Annual Spring Portfolio Review. Sophomore standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

205 Introduction to Computer Graphics
4 hours. Introduction to the micro-computer for personal expression, including graphics programming, real-time computer animation, sound, and interactive software design. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program, and faculty approval of the student portfolio through Annual Spring Portfolio Review. Sophomore standing or above.

206 Intermediate Computer Graphics
4 hours. Advanced concepts and methods for interactive media, computer graphics programming, and multimedia applications for the World Wide Web. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 205 and sophomore standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

209 Color Theory
4 hours. To develop, through experience, observation and articulation, an understanding of color and color action, and a feeling for color relationships. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program.

210 Graphic Design II
4 hours. Form comparison and sequencing. Introduction to symbols, images, and letterforms. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program and approval of the school.

211 Graphic Design III
4 hours. Materials and processes in image-making; the interaction of media in problem-solving. Theory and practice of symbols and semiotic codes in society. Prerequisite(s): AD 210.

219 Typography I
4 hours. Introduction to the esthetics and mechanics of typography. Prerequisite(s): Credit or concurrent registration in AD 210 or credit or concurrent registration in AD 211.

220 Industrial Design II
4 hours. First of two skill-based courses that teach 2D/3D visualization through product prototyping, sketching, and solid modeling. Emphasizes interconnection between digital and physical tools. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program, or the equivalent, and faculty approval of the student portfolio through Annual Spring Portfolio Review. Sophomore standing or above.

221 Industrial Design III
4 hours. Second of two skill-based courses that teach 2D/3D visualization through product prototyping, sketching, and solid modeling. Emphasizes interconnection between digital and physical tools. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 220 and AD 223 and sophomore standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

223 Drawing for Designers
4 hours. Builds on the basic drawing skills needed in Industrial Design, including perspective drawing, orthographic drawing, freehand sketching and computer rendering. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program, or the equivalent, and faculty approval of student portfolio through Annual Spring Portfolio Review. Sophomore standing or above.

230 Painting I
4 hours. Beginning painting: introduction to major directions of contemporary painting; underlying historial precedents; orientation to subjects and formal concepts using relevant materials and processes. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program, and faculty approval of student portfolio through Annual Spring Portfolio Review. Sophomore standing or above, or consent of the instructor. For the Studio Arts minor: AD 102 and approval of the school.

251 Topics in Seriality and Replication
4 hours. 2-D and 3-D drawing/printmaking/printing/object making process course focused on multiples, seriality and replication; conceptual and contextual integration of technology and mediated images. May be repeated to a maximum of 8 hours. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program, and faculty approval of student portfolio through Annual Spring Portfolio Review; AD 203 and sophomore standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

261 Color Photography
4 hours. Processes, techniques, materials, and esthetics of color photography and their application. Prerequisite(s): AD 209 and AD 267 and AD 268 and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

262 View Camera and Lighting Studio
4 hours. Introduction to the view camera, advanced black and white film exposure/processing and the lighting studio; studio hot lights and studio flash. Prerequisite(s): AD 267 and AD 268 and junior standing or above; and consent of the instructor.

267 Methods and Techniques of Digital Photography
4 hours. Intermediate course addressing techniques and aesthetics of digital photography, including imaging and processing software and output. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program and faculty approval of student portfolio through Annual Spring Portfolio Review; sophomore standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

268 Methods and Techniques of Analog Photography
4 hours. Intermediate course addressing techniques and aesthetics of analog photography, including imaging, processing and output. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program and faculty approval of student portfolio through Annual Spring Portfolio Review; sophomore standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

271 16mm Film Production I
4 hours. An introduction to 16mm film production. Basic film handling, cinematography, and film editing as well as screenings, discussion and readings on experimental cinema. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program and faculty approval of student portfolio through Annual Spring Portfolio Review; sophomore standing or above.

274 Motion Graphics I
4 hours. Introduction to basic motion picture animation techniques including stop-motion, cycles, metamorphosis, and special graphic processes and effects. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program and faculty approval of student portfolio through Annual Spring Portfolio Review; sophomore standing or above.

275 Writing for Moving Image
4 hours. Project-based course is an introduction to screenwriting. Students learn the principles of substance, structure and style and how to write in proper script format. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program and faculty approval of student portfolio through Annual Spring Portfolio Review, sophomore standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

276 Audio
4 hours. Audio production for film, video and sound artists. Study of basic recording, mixing and dissemination techniques and contemporary/historical overview of how artists engage with audio. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program and faculty approval of student portfolio through Annual Spring Portfolio Review, sophomore standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

278 Moving Image I
4 hours. Introductory project-based course for basic video art production using small format video systems to teach historical relationship to tradition of avant-garde film, early television, performance, photography and future media. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program, sophomore standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

281 Foundations of Art Education
4 hours. Contextualizes methods of teaching art within histories of art and education. Design and teach curriculum that emphasizes contemporary art, cultural diversity, adolescent development and community issues. May be repeated once if grade lower than B. Field work required. Prerequisite(s): ED 210 and junior standing or above and approval of the school.

290 Interdisciplinary Seminar I
4 hours. Topical seminar in contemporary art. Introductory seminar for art majors, topics vary from semester to semester at instructor's discretion. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program and faculty approval of student portfolio through Annual Spring Portfolio Review. Open only to sophomores and juniors.

304 Advanced Topics in Drawing
4 hours. Advanced topics directed by the instructor; may include individual study and related readings in contemporary art; further investigation and expanded applications in drawing. May be repeated to a maximum of 8 hours. Prerequisite(s): AD 203 and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor. Studio Arts majors must have credit in AH 160.

305 Electronic Visualization I
4 hours. Electronic visualization and computer graphics programming for interactive applications and animations. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 206 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 308, and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

306 Special Topics in Art and Design
4 hours. Specialized topics in art and design directed and announced by the instructor. May be repeated. Prerequisite(s): Completion of the art and design first-year program and consent of the instructor.

307 Electronic Visualization II
4 hours. Advanced electronic visualization and computer graphics programming for interactive applications and animations. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 305 and AD 308 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 309, and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

308 3D Modeling
4 hours. Concepts and methods of 3D modeling for interactive applications. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 206 and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

309 Advanced 3D Modeling/Animation
4 hours. Advanced concepts and methods of 3D modeling for interactive applications and virtual reality projects. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 308 and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

314 Graphic Design IV
4 hours. Design and typographic practice and exploration with emphasis on current technology and grid systems in graphic design. Prerequisite(s): AD 211 and AD 219.

315 Graphic Design V
4 hours. Design in the third dimension. Architectural, environmental, packaging and/or exhibition applications. The understanding of how graphic designers work beyond the studio emphasized. Prerequisite(s): AD 314.

317 Digital Media in Graphic Design
4 hours. Investigates the relationship between image, typography and meaning within the context of the digital environment. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 205 and AD 211; and credit or concurrent registration in AD 314, or credit or concurrent registration in AD 315; and junior standing or above or approval of the school.

319 Typography II
4 hours. Experimental typography. Prerequisite(s): AD 219 and AD 314.

320 Industrial Design IV
4 hours. This is a process-based studio course that applies second year design skills to design problems focused on holistic, sustainable or environmental concerns. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 221 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 322, and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

321 Industrial Design V
4 hours. This process-based studio course applies design skills to design problems using team/collaborative learning within an interdisciplinary context. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 320 and AD 322 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 326, and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

322 Interactive Product Design I
4 hours. Introduction to the design of interactive products and art works using information design, interaction design and presentation design methods. Applications include interactive web site design. Extensive computer use required. Previously listed as AD 325. Prerequisite(s): AD 205 and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

326 Industrial Design Materials and Methods
4 hours. Knowledge-based, primer/overview of manufacturing/materials processes utilized in everyday mass-produced products. Includes field trips. Prerequisite(s): AD 320 and AD 322 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 321, and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

332 Topics in Painting
4 hours. In-depth focus regarding a specific topic/emphasis under the direction of the instructor; direct experience and related readings investigate innovations and major directions in contemporary painting. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Previously listed as AD 231. Prerequisite(s): AD 230 and AD 290 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 391; junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor. Studio Arts majors must have a minimum of 16 hours of 200-level art and design courses.

342 Topics in Sculpture
4 hours. Studio class structured around a specific topic related to contemporary sculpture making. Topics will be directed by the instructor. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Previously listed as AD 241. Prerequisite(s): Sophomore standing or above; AD 290 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 391; or consent of the instructor. Studio Arts majors must have a minimum of 16 hours of 200-level art and design courses.

360 Advanced Projects in Digital Media
4 hours. Production of advanced projects in digital media art utilizing diverse software and equipment for input and output, display and distribution. May be repeated to a maximum of 8 hours. Previously listed as AD 264. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 267 and AD 268 and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

362 Documentary Media
4 hours. Photographic and moving image media as applied to the documentation of real life situations and events. Previously listed as AD 263. Prerequisite(s): AD 267 and AD 268; or AD 261; or AD 271; and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

371 16mm Film Production II
4 hours. A follow-up to AD 271. Advanced film production techniques, such as sync sound production, the use of color film, and digital editing of 16mm film. Previously listed as AD 272. Prerequisite(s): AD 271 and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

374 Motion Graphics II
4 hours. Applications of advanced methods in film animation. Creative projects utilizing sound synchronization, computer motion synthesis and related techniques. Previously listed as AD 474. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 274 and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

378 Moving Image II
4 hours. Project-oriented course emphasizes advanced art production from the areas of video, film, animation and sound using small format systems. Previously listed as AD 478. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 278 and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

382 Art Education Practicum
4 hours. Experience in classroom teaching and curriculum design, connecting practices of contemporary artmaking with practices of contemporary critical pedagogy. Design and teach interdisciplinary curriculum. May be repeated once if grade is lower than B. Prerequisite(s): Grade of B or better or concurrent registration in AD 281 and junior standing or above and approval of the department.

391 Interdisciplinary Seminar II
4 hours. Relationship between artist's studio practice, professional art making and critical writing relevant to contemporary art practice including research, criticism and historical/biographical narrative. Prerequisite(s): AD 290 and junior standing or above; minimum of 8 hours of major-level coursework and concurrent registration in one 200-level or 300-level major art course.

400 Foreign Studies in Art and Design
1 TO 16 hours. Study abroad within approved programs of foreign exchange and/or education. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading only. May be repeated with approval. Approval to repeat course granted by the appropriate major area faculty committee, the director of the school and/or director of graduate studies. Graduate credit only with approval of the director of the school and the director of graduate studies. Prerequisites: Junior or graduate standing within a major program within the School of Art and Design and approval of the appropriate major area faculty committee, director of the school and/or director of graduate studies.

406 Advanced Special Topics in Art and Design
0 TO 5 hours. Intensive workshops in specific art and design related topics and techniques directed and announced by the instructor. 1 to 4 undergraduate hours. 2 to 5 graduate hours. May be repeated. Prerequisite(s): Junior or graduate standing, and consent of the instructor.

409 Electronic Visualization: Senior Project
0 TO 5 hours. A practical and conceptual exploration into the production of a public interactive media event. 4 undergraduate hours. 5 graduate hours. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 405 and AD 407 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 408; and senior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

410 Advanced Special Topics in Graphic Design
1 TO 5 hours. Intensive workshops in specific graphic design related topics and techniques directed and announced by the instructor. 1 to 4 undergraduate hours. 2 to 5 graduate hours. May be repeated. A maximjm of 8 hours of credit is allowed for undergraduates; 10 hours for graduate students. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 315; and junior standing or above; and consent of the instructor. Portfolio review required.

411 Graphic Design Professional Practice
0 TO 5 hours. Design projects with real-world clients in the private or public sector. The designer/client relationship. 4 undergraduate hours. 5 graduate hours. Prerequisite(s): AD 315 and AD 317; and senior standing or above; and consent of the instructor.

412 Graphic Design Thesis
0 TO 5 hours. Thesis topics chosen in consultation with graphic design faculty. 4 undergraduate hours. 5 graduate hours. May be repeated up to 1 time(s). Prerequisite(s): Credit or concurrent registration in AD 315 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 317 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 411; and consent of the instructor.

413 Interactive Design
0 TO 5 hours. Advanced examination of graphic design in the new media technologies. 4 undergraduate hours. 5 graduate hours. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 315 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 412, and senior standing or above.

414 Interactivity in Graphic Design
0 TO 5 hours. Advanced examination of graphic design in the new media technologies. 4 undergraduate hours. 5 graduate hours. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 315 and AD 317 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 412.

415 Design Colloquium
4 OR 5 hours. Presentations, lectures and discussions conducted by faculty, design professionals and individuals from design-related disciplines. Overview and contextual understanding of design theory, practice, process and research. 4 undergraduate hours. 5 graduate hours. Prerequisite(s): Senior standing or above, and consent of the instructor. Senior students must be in their final semester and preparing to graduate at the end of that semester.

418 Independent Study in Graphic Design
1 TO 5 hours. Supervised independent study in graphic design. 1 to 4 undergraduate hours. 2 to 5 graduate hours. May be repeated. A maximum of 8 hours of credit is allowed for undergraduates; 10 hours for graduate students. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): Senior standing or above and consent of the instructor. Taken by faculty invitation only.

420 Interdisciplinary Product Development I
0 TO 5 hours. 'Real world' simulation collaborating in teams with other disciplines gathering, assimilating and synthesizing information for problem identification to investigate and solve a problem. 4 undergraduate hours. 5 graduate hours. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 321 and AD 326 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 422; and senior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

421 Interdisciplinary Product Development II
0 TO 5 hours. 'Real world' simulation collaborating in teams with other disciplines to assimilate and synthesize information into action plan, design development and implementation within structured stage-gated product development process. 4 undergraduate hours. 5 graduate hours. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 420 and AD 422 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 423; and credit or concurrent registration in AD 415; and senior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

422 Interactive Product Design II
0 TO 5 hours. Advanced 2-D and 3-D methods in the design of interactive products and art works. Includes human factors, 3-D modeling and design of 3-D virtual products. 4 undergraduate hours. 5 graduate hours. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 321 and AD 326 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 420; and senior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

423 Industrial Design Thesis
0 TO 5 hours. Capstone course that enables students to select and explore an area of industrial design research. 4 undergraduate hours. 5 graduate hours. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 420 and AD 422 and credit or concurrent registration in AD 421; and credit or concurrent registration in AD 415; and senior standing or above; and consent of the instructor.

424 Industrial Design Independent Study
4 OR 5 hours. Supervised independent study in any area of industrial design activity not covered in the regular curriculum. 4 undergraduate hours. 5 graduate hours. May be repeated up to 1 time(s). Prerequisite(s): AD 320 and AD 321 and senior standing or above; and consent of the instructor.

425 Design Visualization
0 TO 5 hours. Advanced principles, methodologies and tools for designing both mechanical and electronic interactive products using digital tools as well as analysis utilizing prototyping and user testing methods. Applications include interactive web site design. 4 undergraduate hours. 5 graduate hours. May be repeated up to 1 time(s). Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 322 and senior standing or above; and consent of the instructor.

452 Informational Aesthetics I
4 hours. Introduction to information visualization and programming in the context of art and design. Project oriented course using computer code and custom software for information analysis, representation and creative expression. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 100 and AD 205; and sophomore standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

453 Informational Aesthetics II
4 hours. Intermediate course emphasizing the database as cultural form. Creative projects and research in information aesthetics through date driven two, three and four dimensional visualizations and custom computer interfaces. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 100 and AD 205 and AD 452; and sophomore standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

454 3D Space I: Modeling
4 hours. Introduction to 3D modeling. texturing, lighting and rendering. Students develop a cross-media skill set that can be used for visualizing sculptural and/or architectural installations, filmic animation and compositing, gaming and object design. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 100 and AD 205; or consent of the instructor.

455 3D Space II: Animation
4 hours. Continuation of 3D Space I: Modeling. Includes a focus on environment design with advanced texturing, lighting, rendering and particles. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 100 and AD 205 and AD 454; or consent of the instructor.

456 Embedded Media: Physical Computing
4 hours. A practical and conceptual exploration into electronic sensors, processors and actuators as applied to interactive media. Previously listed as AD 405. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 205; and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

457 Interactive 3D
4 hours. An introduction to real-time interactive art theory and to the design and production practices used in creating 3D applications for games and the web. Previously listed as AD 407. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 205 and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

458 Advanced Interactive 3D
4 hours. Advanced theory and practice of real-time interactive art and producing 3D applications for games and the web. Conceptualization, planning, and development of interactive 3D and virtual reality environments. Previously listed as AD 408. Extensive computer use required. Prerequisite(s): AD 205 and AD 457; and credit or concurrent registration in AD 409; and credit or concurrent registration in AD 415; and junior standing or above; or consent of the instructor.

462 Advanced Art/Studio Critique
6 hours. Critique/discussion for advanced art majors. Prerequisite(s): AD 391 and senior standing or above; and consent of the instructor. Open only to Studio Arts, Photography, Moving Image majors who have completed their major art requirements.

463 Art/Studio Thesis
6 hours. Exhibition/thesis production and seminar culminating in an exhibition/final thesis show for graduating seniors. Prerequisite(s): AD 462 and senior standing or above; and consent of the instructor. Open only to Studio Arts, Photography, Moving Image majors who have completed all requirements and are prepared to graduate.

471 Advanced Film/Video/Animation
0 TO 5 hours. Investigation of contemporary concerns in various areas of film and/or video activity under the direction of an instructor. 4 undergraduate hours. 5 graduate hours. May be repeated up to 2 time(s). Prerequisite(s): AD 272 or AD 474, and consent of the instructor.

472 Independent Study in Film/Video/Electronic Visualization
4 TO 12 hours. Supervised independent study in any areas of cinema, video production, or electronic visualization. May be repeated to a maximum of 12 hours. Students may register for more than one four-hour section per term, or repeat the course in four-hour sections in subsequent terms. Prerequisite(s): 12 hours in any film, video, and/or electronic visualization courses and consent of the instructor.

482 Visual and Verbal Literacy in Art Education
4 hours. Explores relevance of critical theory, text-based contemporary art, cultural studies, and aesthetics to the school art curriculum. Strategies for incorporating reading and writing into arts education. May be repeated once if grade is lower than B. Field work required. Prerequisite(s): Grade of B or better in AD 281; and credit or concurrent registration in AD 382; and junior standing or above; and approval of the school.

484 Educational Practice with Seminar I
6 hours. The first half of a two-segment sequence of practice teaching, including seminar, to meet certification requirements for teaching in grades six through twelve. Field experience plus lecture, demonstration and discussion. May be repeated once if grade lower than B. Graduate credit only with approval of the school. Prerequisite(s): Grade of B or better in AD 281 and grade of B or better in AD 382 and grade of B or better in AD 482; and credit or concurrent registration in AD 485; and senior standing or above and completion of 100 clock hours of pre-student-teaching field experiences, and approval of the school.

485 Educational Practice with Seminar II
6 hours. The second half of a two-segment sequence of practice teaching, including seminar, to meet certification requirements for teaching in grades six through twelve. Field experience, plus lecture, demonstration, and discussion. May be repeated once if grade lower than B. Graduate credit only with approval of the school. Prerequisite(s): Grade of B or better in AD 281 and grade of B or better in AD 382 and grade of B or better in AD 482; and credit or concurrent registration in AD 484; and senior standing or above and good academic standing in a teacher eduation program and completion of 100 clock hours of pre-student-teaching field experience and approval of the school.

488 Computer Graphics I
0 TO 4 hours. Principles of interactive computer graphics. Raster and vector display, techniques and hardware considerations. Introduction to two-dimensional and three dimensional rendering. Laboratory. Same as CS 488. 3 undergraduate hours. 4 graduate hours. Prerequisite(s): Credit or concurrent registration in CS 340.

494 Special Topics in Art Therapy
1 TO 5 hours. Specializations, new developm ents in the field, in-depth study of theory, process, application, or independent study. 1 to 4 undergraduate hours. 2 to 5 graduate hours. May be repeated. Students may register in more than one section per term. A maximjm of 8 hours of credit is allowed for undergraduates; 10 hours for graduate students. Prerequisite(s): Consent of the instructor.

499 Cooperative Education
0 TO 4 hours. Introduction to professional practice offering students the opportunity to couple academic learning with professional experience in an off-campus placement. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading only. May be repeated. Only 8 hours of credit may be counted toward satisfying requirements for any art and design major. Prerequisite(s): Junior standing, a minimum cumulative grade point average of 3.00, and approval of the school.

500 Art and Design Teaching Internship
0 TO 2 hours. Practical and theoretical aspects of teaching lecture/lab studio, and/or seminar courses in Art and Design. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading only. May be repeated. No graduation credit. Prerequisite(s): Consent of the instructor and consent of director of graduate studies.

502 Seminar in Contemporary Theory
4 hours. Developments and current issues in contemporary design, studio and media arts: major philosophies, debates, and social/environmental aspects (may include visiting lecturers, critics, and discussants). May be repeated. Must be repeated for a minimum of 16 hours of credit. Prerequisite(s): Consent of the school, graduate faculty committee, and the student's advisor.

507 Special Projects in Art and Design
0 TO 16 hours. Student initiated projects not covered in available curriculum. May be repeated. Students may register in more than one section per term. Prerequisite(s): Consent of the sponsoring instructor and the graduate faculty committee in the student's area of specialization.

508 Advanced Electronic Visualization and Critique
4 hours. Individualized graduate study; creative projects and research in electronic visualization through a consultive agreement with graduate faculty committee. May be repeated. Prerequisite(s): Approval of the school graduate faculty committee.

509 Advanced Electronic Visualization
5 hours. Individualized graduate study; creative projects and research in electronic visualization through a consultive agreement with graduate advisor. May be repeated. Prerequisite(s): Consent of the school graduate faculty committee and the student's advisor.

510 Advanced Graphic Design and Critique
4 hours. Individualized graduate study; creative projects and research in graphic design by each student through consultive agreement with graduate faculty committee. May be repeated. Prerequisite(s): Approval of the school graduate faculty committee.

511 Advanced Graphic Design
5 hours. Individualized graduate study; creative projects and research in graphic design by each student through consultive agreement with graduate advisor. May be repeated. Prerequisite(s): Consent of the school graduate faculty committee and the student's advisor.

520 Advanced Industrial Design and Critique
4 hours. Individualized graduate study; creative projects and research in industrial design by each student through consultive agreement with graduate faculty committee. May be repeated. Prerequisite(s): Approval of the school graduate faculty committee.

521 Advanced Industrial Design
5 hours. Individualized graduate study; creative projects and research in industrial design by each student through consultive agreement with graduate advisor. May be repeated. Prerequisite(s): Consent of the school graduate faculty committee and the student's advisor.

530 Advanced Studio Arts and Critique
4 hours. Individualized graduate study; creative projects and research in studio arts by each student through consultive agreement with graduate faculty committee. May be repeated. Prerequisite(s): Approval of the school graduate faculty committee.

531 Advanced Studio Arts
5 hours. Individualized graduate study; creative projects and research in studio arts by each student through consultive agreement with graduate advisor. May be repeated. Prerequisite(s): Consent of the School graduate faculty committee and the student's advisor.

560 Advanced Photography and Critique
4 hours. A forum for presenting and discussing individual work with all photography graduates and faculty participating. May be repeated. Prerequisite(s): Approval of the school graduate faculty committee.

561 Advanced Photography
5 hours. Individualized graduate study; creative projects and research in photography by each student through consultive agreement with graduate advisor. May be repeated. Prerequisite(s): Consent of the school graduate faculty committee and the student's advisor(s).

570 Advanced Moving Image and Critique
4 hours. Individualized graduate study; projects for creative research in film, video, and animation by each student through conference and consultive agreement with graduate faculty committee. May involve supportive consultation in other areas. May be repeated. Prerequisite(s): Approval of the school graduate faculty committee.

571 Advanced Moving Image
5 hours. Individualized graduate study; projects for creative research in film, video, and animation by each student through consultive agreement with graduate advisor. May involve supportive consultation in other areas. May be repeated. Prerequisite(s): Approval of the school graduate faculty committee and the student's advisor.

588 Computer Graphics II
4 hours. State of the art in computer graphics and interactive techniques: Three-dimensional surface and volumetric models. A laboratory is required. Same as CS 526. Prerequisite(s): CS 488.

594 Special Topics in Art and Design
1 TO 4 hours. Specialized research topics in art and design directed and announced by the instructor. May be repeated. Students may register in more than one section per term. Prerequisite(s): Consent of the instructor and the student's advisor.

597 Master's Project
0 TO 16 hours. Independent research under faculty supervision in a specific area of interest. Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory grading only. May be repeated to a maximum of 16 hours. Prerequisite(s): 20 hours of 500-level courses and consent of the instructor.


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This listing is for informational purposes only and does not constitute a contract. Every attempt is made to provide the most current and correct information. Courses listed here are subject to change without advance notice. Courses are not necessarily offered every term or year. Individual departments or units should be consulted for information regarding frequency of course offerings.