ARTS   001. Open Studio Workshop. 0 Hours.

Semester course; hours to be arranged. No credit.

ARTS   190. Advanced Workshop, Drawing. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 1 lecture and 6 studio hours. 3 credits. Must be taken concurrently with ARTS   191 and 192. Special summer workshop in drawing for the freshman applicant whose work shows potential worthy of consideration for advanced placement in September. Students are admitted only by invitation of the dean of the School of the Arts.

ARTS   191. Advanced Workshop, Design. 4 Hours.

Semester course; 1 lecture and 9 studio hours. 4 credits. Must be taken concurrently with ARTS   190 and 192. Special summer workshop in design for the freshman applicant whose work shows potential worthy of consideration for advanced placement in September. Students are admitted only by invitation of the dean of the School of the Arts.

ARTS   192. Advanced Workshop, Art History. 2 Hours.

Semester course; 2 lecture hours. 2 credits. Must be taken concurrently with ARTS   190 and 191. Special summer workshop in art history for the freshman applicant whose work shows potential worthy of consideration for advanced placement in September. Students are admitted only by invitation of the dean of the School of the Arts.

ARTS   291. Special Topics. 0.5-4 Hours.

Semester course; variable hours. .5-4 credits. May be repeated with different topics for a maximum of 6 credits. Prerequisite: approval of School of the Arts dean. Open only to School of the Arts students. Topical course offering a variety of subjects not available through an individual department. See the Schedule of Classes for specific topics to be offered.

ARTS   350. The Creative Economy. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Examines the contribution of creative ideas to the world economy with a focus on where, how and why creative ideas are produced and consumed.

ARTS   351. Piloting the Enterprise. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Introduces the language of the creative enterprise, focusing on intellectual property, contracts and negotiations, tracking business performance, and using financial data to improve decision-making.

ARTS   352. Idea Accelerator. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Exposes students to the processes and methodologies used to transform ideas and opportunities into sustainable business models. Students evaluate business case studies, engage industry professionals and investigate the commercial potential of their creative ideas.

ARTS   353. Creative Disruption. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 2 lecture and 3 studio hours. 3 credits. Course may be repeated for a maximum of 6 credits. Prerequisite: ARTS   352 or permission of the instructor. Provides a low-risk educational environment for students to develop their own ventures, including a product/service business model, legal considerations, financial and marketing plans and media presence (Web, mobile, social). Students work with a network of mentors from the university and industry.

ARTS   370. Topics in Art. 3 Hours.

Semester courses; 3 lecture or 9 studio hours (or combinations thereof). 3, 3 credits. An in-depth study of a selected topic in art. See the Schedule of Classes for specific topics to be offered each semester.

ARTS   371. Topics in Art. 3 Hours.

Semester courses; 3 lecture or 9 studio hours (or combinations thereof). 3, 3 credits. An in-depth study of a selected topic in art. See the Schedule of Classes for specific topics to be offered each semester.

ARTS   375. Message Therapy. 3 Hours.

Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Open to arts majors only. Students will learn the skills to craft powerful communication and attract/hold attention and interest. The course offers strategies on how to connect with an audience and effectively communicate about artistic work, promote an event/person/product and tell a story.

ARTS   391. Special Topics. 1-4 Hours.

Semester course; variable hours. 1-4 credits. May be repeated with different topics for a maximum of 6 credits. Prerequisite: approval of School of the Arts dean. Open only to School of the Arts students. Topical course offering a variety of subjects not available through an individual department. See the Schedule of Classes for specific topics to be offered.

ARTS   392. Independent Study (Fall 2014). 1-6 Hours.

Semester course; variable hours. 1-6 credits. May be repeated for a maximum of 9 credits. Offered to School of the Arts majors only. This course is for students pursuing advanced scholarly or studio projects not addressed by the existing curriculum.

ARTS   393. CoLab Internship. 1-6 Hours.

Semester course; variable hours. 1-6 credits. (40 work hours per credit.) May be repeated for a maximum of 12 credits. A practicum that provides students with experience in hands-on research and innovative problem-solving. Emphasis is on the collaborative development and commercial application of products that focus on emerging technologies. Internship details are determined by supervising professor(s) and project adviser(s).

ARTS   430. Guided Study Afield. 1-9 Hours.

1-9 credits. Prerequisite: permission of instructor required. Designed to enhance the student's knowledge by providing first-hand experience with the most significant contribution of aesthetic import within the geographic areas traveled.

ARTS   491. Special Topics. 1-4 Hours.

Semester course; variable hours. 1-4 credits. May be repeated with different topics for a maximum of 6 credits. Prerequisite: approval of School of the Arts dean. Open only to School of the Arts students. Topical course offering a variety of subjects not available through an individual department. See the Schedule of Classes for specific topics to be offered.

ARTS   492. Independent Study. 1-6 Hours.

Semester course; variable hours. 1-6 credits. May be repeated for a maximum of 9 credits. Offered to School of the Arts majors only. This course is for students pursuing advanced scholarly or studio projects not addressed by the existing curriculum.

ARTS   493. Internship. 1-6 Hours.

Semester course; variable hours. 1-6 credits. (30-40 work hours per credit.) May be repeated for a maximum of 9 credits. Prerequisites: junior standing in the School of the Arts and permission of department chair. A practicum that provides students with valuable hands-on experience. Internship details are to be worked out and agreed upon by supervising professor, department chair and internship employer. A grade of PR will be assigned for an internship that extends past the grading period.

ARTS   591. Special Topics. 1-4 Hours.

Semester course; variable hours. 1-4 credits. May be repeated with different topics for a maximum of 6 credits. Prerequisite: approval of the instructor. Topical course offering a variety of subjects that are not offered as a part of the standard curriculum of any individual department within the School of the Arts. See the Schedule of Classes for specific topics to be offered.

ARTS   592. Individual Projects/Fieldwork. 1-6 Hours.

Semester courses; 1-6 credits. By appointment with director of graduate studies after approval by department chair. (Obtain individual research project form from the dean's office prior to enrollment.) Individual work for graduate students.

ARTS   601. Seminar in Art. 3 Hours.

Continuous courses; 3-3 credits. Discussion and research in the visual arts providing experience and involvement in the various studio areas for students not concentrating in these areas.

ARTS   602. Seminar in Art. 3 Hours.

Continuous courses; 3-3 credits. Discussion and research in the visual arts providing experience and involvement in the various studio areas for students not concentrating in these areas.

ARTS   690. Methods of Art Research. 2 Hours.

Semester course; 2 credits. Review of selected research methods relevant to the composition of a thesis in the student's master's degree area. Preparation of a proto-thesis concludes course work.

ARTS   692. Individual Projects/Fieldwork. 1-6 Hours.

Semester courses; 1-6 credits. By appointment with director of graduate studies after approval by department chair. (Obtain individual research project form from the dean's office prior to enrollment.) Individual work for graduate students.

ARTS   705. Research in the Arts. 3 Hours.

Semester courses; 3, 6 credits. By appointment with director of graduate studies after approval by department chair. (Obtain individual research project form from the dean's office prior to enrollment.) Individual research for graduate students.

ARTS   706. Research in the Arts. 6 Hours.

Semester courses; 3, 6 credits. By appointment with director of graduate studies after approval by department chair. (Obtain individual research project form from the dean's office prior to enrollment.) Individual research for graduate students.