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CORE1019 - Introduction to Contemporary Crafts
This is team-taught, integrated class between Contemporary Crafts and Art history. It will introduce first year students to the discipline of crafts through a combination of studio based projects as well as lectures and discussions on the history of Crafts. Through research, writing, presentations and projects that integrate the historical contextual material into studio work, various thematic topics will be explored such as materials and meaning, the culture of making, and direct practice with conceptual problem solving. The course engages lecture, discussion, projects, activities of critical inquiry, observation, analysis, research, and writing to hone aesthetic vocabulary and communication skills.

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Description This is team-taught, integrated class between Contemporary Crafts and Art history. It will introduce first year students to the discipline of crafts through a combination of studio based projects as well as lectures and discussions on the history of Crafts. Through research, writing, presentations and projects that integrate the historical contextual material into studio work, various thematic topics will be explored such as materials and meaning, the culture of making, and direct practice with conceptual problem solving. The course engages lecture, discussion, projects, activities of critical inquiry, observation, analysis, research, and writing to hone aesthetic vocabulary and communication skills.
Prerequisites N/A
Corequisites N/A
Fees N/A
Credits 6.00
Credit Types Audit, Credit, HECC Credit, NonCredit, Transfer Credit

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