Art Studio 2

16 credits for 25 students.  Coordinator: Caroline Downing

Studio, historical, anthropological and philosophical approaches to the world of visual arts for students exploring an Art major.

91899 ANTH 140-F07 World, Art and Culture 3 Cr. MWF 11-11:50 a.m. Perkins, M.
This course is an introduction to the expression of culture through art and visual display. We will explore how cultures throughout the world define identity through body decoration, painting, sculpture, film, museums, pop culture and other activities. The symbolic and visual meanings will be placed in the context of other categories such as religion, gender and ethnic identity. Satisfies General Education AC and XC requirements.

91808 ARTH 100-F07 Idea and Image 4 Cr. TuTh 6-7:15pm W 1-1:50 p.m. McNamara, M.
Introductory course in the appreciation and history or art. Covers painting, sculpture, architecture and other arts. Instruction in analysis of art works such as topics of color, theory and perspective. Subjects include the pyramids, the Parthenon, the medieval cathedral, Leonardo, Michelangelo, Rembrandt, and contemporary art. Satisfies General Education FS and AC requirements. 

90908 ARTS 120-F07 Color and Design 4 Cr. MW 2-4:50 p.m. Fair-Schulz, L.
Provides both art and non-art majors with hands-on experience in color and design. Introduces the basic visual elements and design principles used in art making including areas of painting, drawing, printmaking, photography, ceramics and sculpture. Theoretical, critical and historical issues of art making addressed through group critique and slide presentation of both historical and contemporary art work. Studio Lab Fee - $50.00 assessed by Student Accounts. Satisfies General Education AE requirement.

92106 PHIL 110-F07 Introduction to Logic 3 Cr. TuTh 2-3:15 p.m. LaVine, M.
Methods and principles of correct reasoning.Development of good critical thinking habits, an introduction to formal logic.Satisfies General Education PI & FC requirements.

91495 FY 100-F07 First Year Success Seminar 2 Cr. W 9-10:15 a.m. Haeseler, B.
The First-Year Success Seminar (FYSS) is a two-credit course designed to accelerate students' transition to SUNY Potsdam. FYSS provides students with the opportunity to become integrated into the life of the campus by exploring their academic and social development.  A strong emphasis is placed on critical inquiry – enhancing reading and writing, time management, and study skills.  In addition, the course provides an orientation to campus resources and services and encourages self-exploration and personal development.