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Arts, Media & Performance

Los Angeles Mission College 2019-2020 Catalog Addendum II
2019-2020 ART/ART HISTORY REALIGNED TITLES AND NUMBERS*

OLD COURSE NUMBERS & TITLES

NEW COURSE NUMBERS & TITLES ART

ART 101 - Survey of Art History I

ARTHIST 110 - Survey of Western Art History I

ART 102 - Survey of Art History II

ARTHIST 120 - Survey of Western Art History II

ART 103 - Art Appreciation I

ARTHIST 103 - Art Appreciation I

ART 105 - History of Asian Art

ARTHIST 130 - Survey of Asian Art History

ART 109 - The Arts of Africa, Oceania And Ancient America

ARTHIST 140 - Survey of Arts of Africa, Oceania, And Ancient America

ART 111 - History of Contemporary Art

ARTHIST 170 - History of Contemporary Art

*These courses join the existing courses:
ARTHIST 161 Introduction to American Art
ARTHIST 126 Introduction to Modern Art

Faculty

Thomas Folland, Ph.D. - Associate Professor of Art History
Deborah Paulsen, M.F.A. - Professor of Art/Vice Chair
Adam Scott, M.F.A. - Assistant Professor of Art

Melissa Bartlett, M.F.A. - Adjunct Associate Professor of Art
Kindah Brennan, M.F.A. - Adjunct Associate Professor of Art
Justin Cole, M.F.A. - Adjunct Associate Professor of Art and Art History
Noushin Lavasani, M.A. - Adjunct Associate Professor of Art History
Alexandra Lezo, M.A. - Adjunct Associate Professor of Art History
Brian Ruppel, M.F.A. - Adjunct Associate Professor of Art and Art History
Aili Schemltz, M.F.A - Adjunct Associate Professor of Art
John Zarcone, M.F.A. - Adjunct Associate Professor of Art

Shopping for a Major?

Degree Programs & Pathway Maps

Associate in Arts for Transfer (AA-T) Studio Arts
(60 Units)

This Transfer Model Curriculum in Studio Arts is intended as preparation for transfer to California State University System as a major in Studio Art. Students should carefully plan their course choices to ensure that they take the lower division courses prerequisite to upper division course in their area of emphasis, such as Painting, Printmaking or Sculpture. This degree is not intended for transfer to the UC or private colleges.

A degree in studio arts provides the foundation and can lead to many careers in art and design such as: artist, illustrator, graphic and web designer, photographer, animator, architect, interior designer, fashion and costume designer, product designer, set and exhibition designer, educator, art therapist, exhibition curator, art critic, art historian, museum preparator, and art conservator/restorer. 

FIRST SEMESTER (15 units)
ARTHIST 120 - Survey of Western Art History II (3 units)
ART 201 Drawing I (3 units)
ART 501 Beginning Two Dimensional Design (3 units)
CSU GE AREA A2 Written Communication (3 units)
CSU GE AREA E Life Long Learning & Self-Development (3 units)

SECOND SEMESTER (15 units)
List A: Select One Art History Course (3 units)
ARTHIST 110 Survey of Western Art History I
ARTHIST 130 Survey of Asian Art History
ARTHIST 140 Survey of Arts of Africa, Oceania & Ancient America

List B: Select One Drawing or Painting Course (3 units)
DRAWING: ART 202 Drawing II or ART 204 Life Drawing I
or ART 209 Perspective Drawing
PAINTING: ART 300 Intro to Painting or ART 307 Oil Painting I

CSU GE Area B4 Mathematics/ Quantitative Reasoning (3 units)
CSU GE AREA A3 Critical Thinking (3 units)
CSU GE Area D Social Science (3 units)

THIRD SEMESTER (15 units)
ART 502 Three Dimensional Design (3 units)

List B: Select One Painting or Sculpture Course (3 units)
PAINTING: ART 300 Intro to Painting or ART 307 Oil Painting I
SCULPTURE: ART 700 Intro to Sculpture 

CSU Area A1 Oral Communication (3 units)
CSU GE AREA B1 Physical Science (3 units)
CSU GE Area D Social Science (3 units)

FOURTH SEMESTER (15 units)
List B: Select One Course Sculpture or Photography (3 units)
ART 700 Introduction to Sculpture
PHOTO 7 Exploring Digital Photography

CSU GE AREA B2 Life Science (3 units)
CSU GE AREA B3 Lab Activity (2 units)
CSU GE AREA C2 Humanities (3 units)
CSU GE Area D Social Science (3 units)
Elective (1 unit)
See a counselor for your specific adacemic/educational needs and goals.
 

Associate in Arts for Transfer (AA-T) Art History
(60 Units)

The Associate in Arts in Art History for Transfer degree introduces students to the discipline of art history as it is organized by geography, culture and chronology. Students acquire the necessary skills in critical analysis and historical research through applying: visual analysis and art historical terminology; a vocabulary of basic stylistic terms; stylistic movements within larger philosophical, political, religious and cultural contexts; methodologies of art history.

The Associate in Arts in Art History for Transfer will provide students with a course of study in Art with an emphasis in Art History to prepare the student for transfer and completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in studio arts, art history or a similar major at a California State University (CSU) campus.

FIRST SEMESTER (15 units)
ARTHIST 110 Survey of Western Art History I (3 units)
ART 201 Drawing I (3 units) 
CSU GE AREA A2 Written Communication (3 units)
CSU GE AREA E Life Long Learning & Self-Development (3 units)
CSU GE Area D Social Science (3 units)

SECOND SEMESTER (15 units)
ARTHIST 120 Survey of Western Art History II (3 units)

List A: Select One Course (3 units)
ARTHIST 130 Survey of Asian Art History
ARTHIST 140 Survey of Arts of Africa, Oceania, and Ancient Americas

CSU GE Area D Social Science (3 units)
CSU GE Area B4 Mathematics/ Quantitative Reasoning (3 units)
CSU GE AREA A3 Critical Thinking (3 units)

THIRD SEMESTER (15 units)
List B: Select One Course (3 units)
ART 202 Drawing II
ART 204 Life Drawing I
ART 300 Introduction to Painting
ART 501 Beginning Two-Dimensional Design
ART 502 Beginning Three-Dimensional Design
ART 700 Introduction to Sculpture
MULTIMD 320 Web Design
MULTIMD 610 Introduction to Digital Video Production
PHOTO 7 Exploring Digital Photography

CSU GE AREA B1 Physical Science (3 units)
CSU Area A1 Oral Communication (3 units)
CSU GE AREA C2 Humanities (3 units)
Elective (3 units)

FOURTH SEMESTER (15 Units)
List C: Select One Course (3-5 units)
ARTHIST 161 Introduction to American Art
ARTHIST 170 History of Contemporary Art
HUMAN 1 Cultural Patterns of Western Civilization 
FRENCH 1 Elementary French I
ITALIAN 1 Elementary Italian I
SPANISH 1 Elementary Spanish I
HISTORY 86 Introduction to World Civilization
PHILOS 1 Introduction to Philosophy I
PHILOS 20 Ethics
PHILOS 33 Comparative Survey of the World’s Religions
ANTHRO 102 Human Way of Life: Cultural Anthropology
ANTHRO 104 Human Language and Communication
ANTHRO 121 Anthropology of Religion, Magic and Witchcraft
or Any List A or List B course not already used

CSU GE Area D Social Science (3 units)
CSU GE AREA B2 Life Science (3 units)
CSU GE AREA B3 Lab Activity (2 units)
Elective (3 units)
Elective (1 unit)
See a counselor for your specific adacemic/educational needs and goals.


Associates in Arts - Art (60 Units)

This curriculum is designed to provide an opportunity to complete an undergraduate major in Art.

FIRST SEMESTER (15 units)
List A: Select One Art History Course (3 units)
ARTHIST 110 Survey of Western Art History I 
ARTHIST 120 - Survey of Western Art History II
ARTHIST 130 Survey of Asian Art History
ARTHIST 140 Survey of Arts of Africa, Oceania, and Ancient Americas
ARTHIST 170 History of Contemporary Art

ART 201 Drawing I (3 units)
ART 501 Beginning Two Dimensional Design (3 units)
GE Area D1 English Composition (3 units)
GE AREA A Natural Science (3 units)

SECOND SEMESTER (15 Units)
List A: Select One Course (3 units)
(see above list for Art History choices)

ART 202 Drawing II, ART 204 Life Drawing I,
or ART 209 Perspective Drawing (3 units)

ART 300 Introduction to Painting,
or ART 307 Oil Painting I (3 units)

GE AREA D2 Communication and Analytical Thinking (3 units)
GE AREA E1 Health Education (3 units)

THIRD SEMESTER (15-17 Units)
ART 502 Beginning Three Dimensional Design (3 units)

MULTIMD 100 Introduction to Multimedia Computer Applications (Photoshop),
MULTIMD 240 Graphic Design for Multimedia,
MULTIMD 320 Web Design,
MULTIMD 400 Introduction to Experimental Animation,
PHOTO 007 Exploring Digital Media,
or ART 700 Introduction to Sculpture (3 units)

ART 519 Exhibition Design* (3 units)
BUS 1 Introduction to Business* (3 units)
GE AREA B2 Social & Behavioral Science (3 units)
GE AREA E2 Physical Education Activity (2 units)
*Suggested Elective

FOURTH SEMESTER (15 units)
GE AREA B1 American Institutions (3 units)
Any Art or Multimedia Course* (3 units)
Any Art or Multimedia Course* (3 units)
Elective (3 units)
Elective (3 units)
*Suggested Elective
See a counselor for your specific adacemic/educational needs and goals.

 

Associates in Arts - Art, Gallery & Museum Studies (60 Units)

Art, Gallery and Museum Studies Associate of Arts Degree prepares students to enter the field of gallery and museum work and to transfer to a Bachelor of Arts program in Art, Media Arts, or Museum Studies. The program combines theory with practical application; art, design and media skills with a foundation in art history; and introduction to exhibition design and museum studies

FIRST SEMESTER (15 units)
Select One Art History Course (3 units)
ARTHIST 110 Survey of Western Art History I 
ARTHIST 120 - Survey of Western Art History II
ARTHIST 140 Survey of Arts of Africa, Oceania, and Ancient Americas
ARTHIST 170 History of Contemporary Art

ART 501 Beginning Two Dimensional Design (3 units)
GE Area D2 Communication and Analytical Thinking (3 units)
GE Area B1 American Institutions (3 units)
Elective (3 units)

SECOND SEMESTER (15 units)
Select One Course (3 units)
(see above list for Art History choices)

ART 502 Beginning Three Dimensional Design (3 units)
GE Area D1 English Composition (3 units)
GE Area E1 Health Education (3 units)
Elective (3 units)

THIRD SEMESTER (15-16 units)
ART 519 Exhibition Design (3 units)

Select One Multimedia or Photo Course (3 units)
MULTIMD 100 Introduction to Multimedia Computer Applications (Photoshop) MULTIMD 240 Graphic Design for Multimedia
MULTIMD 320 Web Design
PHOTO 7 Exploring Digital Photography
PHOTO 10 Beginning Photography

Multimedia or Photo Course from Above List* (3 units)
GE Area A Natural Science (3 units)
GE Area E2 Physical Education Activity (1unit)
Elective (2-3 units)
*Suggested Elective

FOURTH SEMESTER (15 units)
ART 92 Introduction to Museum Studies (3 units)
Multimedia or Photo Course from Above List* (3 units)
GE Area B2 Social and Behavioral Science (3 units)
Elective (3 units)
Elective (3 units)
*Suggested Elective
See a counselor for your specific adacemic/educational needs and goals.


Associates in Arts - Painting (60 Units)

This curriculum is designed to provide an opportunity to complete an undergraduate major in Painting.

FIRST SEMESTER (15 Units)

ART 201 Drawing I (3 units)
ART 501 Beginning Two Dimensional Design (3 units)
ART 300 Introduction to Painting (3 units)
GE Area D1 English Composition (3 units)
GE Area A Natural Science (3 units)

SECOND SEMESTER (15 Units)
Select One Art History Course (3 units)
ARTHIST 110 Survey of Western Art History I 
ARTHIST 120 - Survey of Western Art History II
ARTHIST 140 Survey of Arts of Africa, Oceania, and Ancient Americas
ARTHIST 170 History of Contemporary Art

ART 202 Life Drawing I, or Art 204 Life Drawing I (3 units)
ART 304 Acrylic Painting I (3 units)
GE Area D2 Communication and Analytical Thinking (3 units)
GE Area E1 Health Education (3 units)

THIRD SEMESTER (15 units)
Select One Art History Class from Above List (3 units)
ART 305 Acrylic Painting II (3 units)
ART 502 Beginning Three Dimensional Design (3 units)
GE Area B2 Social & Behavioral Science (3 units)
GE Area B1 American Institutions (3 units)

FOURTH SEMESTER (15 -16 units)
MULTIMD 100 Introduction to Multimedia Computer Applications (3 units) 
ART 306 Acrylic Painting III (3 units)
GE Area B2 Social & Behavioral Science (3 units)
GE Area E2 Physical Education Activity (1 unit)
Elective (3 units)
Elective (2-3 units)
See a counselor for your specific adacemic/educational needs and goals.