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UWM Milton and Lillian Peck School of the Arts


FINEART Fine Arts-Interdepartmental



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299 Independent Study. 1-6 cr. U. Individual program of supervised study in field of fine arts.|May be retaken for cr. Prereq: cons instr.
311 Spatial Interactivity I. 3 cr. U/G. Introduction to the creation of interactive spatial installation and sculptural works. Students work with sensors, video, audio and kinetic elements to create interactive systems.|Prereq: jr st, admis to IAT Prog or to Visual Art prog, & Art 118(P); or grad st; or cons instr.
313 Programming for Artists I. 3 cr. U/G. An introduction to principles and applications of computer programming languages within art practice.|FineArt 313 & Art 313 are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st, admis to IAT prog or to Visual Art prog, & Art 118(P); or grad st; or cons instr.
315 Scripted Interactivity I. 3 cr. U/G. An introduction to the production and evaluation of screen based interactivity. Techniques can include Flash Action Scripting, Lingo, Javascript, DHTML, etc.|Prereq: jr st, admis to IAT prog or to Visual Art prog, & Art 118(P); or grad st; or cons instr.
316 (211) Interactive and Multimedia Art. 3 cr. U/G. An introduction to interactive art objects and installations using computer vision, signal processing, and/or MIDI and USB technologies.|Art 316 & FineArt 316(211) are jointly offered; they count as repeats of one another. Prereq: jr st, admis to Inter-Arts/IAT prog or Art & Design prog; or cons instr.
319 Hybrid Sculptural Forms: (Subtitled). 3 cr. U. Introduction to concrete computing for artists, including robotics, interactive systems; basic programming, and soldering/assembly. Emphasis on production of object oriented art.|Retakable w/chg in topic to 6 cr max. Art 319 & FineArt 319 are jointly offered & count as repeats of each other. Prereq: Admis to Art and Design prog or Inter-Arts/IAT prog, & Art 118(P); or cons instr.
327 (351) Digital Media Workshop: (Subtitled). 3 cr. U. A concept oriented workshop in digital media.|Art 327 & FineArt 327(351) are jointly offered & count as repeats of each other. May be retaken w/chg in topic change to 6 cr max. Prereq: soph st, admis to Visual Art prog or Inter-Arts/IAT prog; or cons instr. See semester course schedule for additional prereq.
353 Digital Media Seminar: 3 cr. U. Topics and critical issues centering on science and technology within the field of contemporary art. Student research and written/oral reports required.|May be retaken with change in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st, & admis to Inter-Arts/IAT prog or to Visual Art prog; or cons instr.
399 Independent Study. 1-6 cr. U. Individual program of supervised study in field of fine arts.|May be retaken for cr. Prereq: cons instr.
407 DIVAS Forum. 1-3 cr. U. Explore contemporary issues in art & technology, engage in peer critique, view and evaluate exhibitions, performances and presentations.|May be retaken to max 6 cr. Prereq: current Pre-DIVAS or DIVAS st; or cons instr.
410 IAT Junior Project. 6 cr. U. Individual production projects in IAT facilitated by critiques and technical demonstrations tailored to student needs.|Prereq: jr st; successful completion of IAT portfolio review; or cons instr.
411 Time Space II. 3 cr. U/G. Advanced temporal and spatial structures as applied to art practice.|Prereq: jr st, Fine Art 211(P); or grad st; or cons instr.
450 Electronic Portfolio and Assessment in Arts Education. 1 cr. U. Presentation software, interactive multimedia, and Internet for creation of electronic portfolios for assessing proficiency in arts education. Exploration of assessment tools available to arts educators.|Prereq: admis to teacher cert. prog.
489 Fine Arts Workshop I: (Subtitled). 1-6 cr. U/G. Project-oriented course of variable content and duration, focusing around special aspects of art, dance, film, music and theatre. An interdisciplinary approach will be used.|May be repeated with change in topic to max of 9 cr. Prereq: jr st; cons instr.
510 IAT Senior Project. 6 cr. U. Individual projects in IAT facilitated by critiques, work sessions, technical demonstrations tailored to student needs and preparation for public presentation or exhibition.|Prereq: Fine Art 410 & Sr st; successful completion of IAT portfolio review; or cons instr.
511 Spatial Interactivity II. 3 cr. U/G. Advanced course focusing on interactive spatial installation and sculptural works. Work with sensors, video, audio and kinetic elements to create interactive systems.|Prereq: jr st, admis to IAT prog or to Visual Art prog, & Fine Art 311(P); or grad st; or cons instr.
513 Programming for Artists II. 3 cr. U/G. Advanced principles and applications of computer programming languages within art practice.|Prereq: Jr st, Fine Art 313(P); or grad st; or cons instr.
515 Scripted Interactivity II. 3 cr. U/G. Advanced course focusing on the production and evaluation of screen based interactivity. Techniques can include Flash Action Scripting, Lingo, Javascript, DHTML, etc.|Prereq: jr st, admis to IAT prog or to Visual Art prog, & Fine Art 315(P); or grad st; or cons instr.
551 Advanced Digital Media Workshop: 3 cr. U/G. A short-term, concept oriented workshop in digital media.|May be retaken with change in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st, Fine Art 351(P); or grad st; or cons instr.
553 Advanced Digital Media Seminar: 3 cr. U/G. Topics and critical issues centering on science and technology within the field of contemporary art. Student research and written/oral reports required.|May be retaken with change in topic to 6 cr max. Prereq: jr st, & admis to IAT prog or to Visual Art prog; or grad st; or cons instr.
589 Fine Arts Workshop II: (Subtitled). 1-6 cr. U/G. Advanced project-oriented course, of variable content and duration, focusing around special aspects of art, dance, film, music and theatre. An interdisciplinary approach will be used.|May be repeated with change in topic to max of 9 cr. Prereq: jr st; writ cons instr.
599 Arts Internship. 1-6 cr. U/G. Internships in the arts at museums and galleries; dance, theatre, and production companies; design and advertising firms; government agencies; non-profit organizations; professional artist studios.|May be retaken to max of 9 cr. Prereq: jr st; cons instr.
689 Senior Capstone-Musical Theatre. 3 cr. U. A faculty-supervised staged performance conceived and directed by the enrollee which is a result of their training in the BFA InterArts Musical Theatre degree program.|Prereq: jr st, cons instr & hearing before area faculty.

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