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college physics gs4420 4 quarter credit hours prerequisites college algebra this course is an algebra-based and laboratory-supported physics course the basic principles and laws of classical mechanics and electromagnetism are presented in depth with an emphasis on the use of the scientific method and the development of a thorough understanding of concepts and ideas necessary to explain everyday classical phenomena connections of physics to other disciplines are explored college reading and writing ts099 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites none this course is designed for incoming students whose scores on an assessment/placement test indicate a lack of skill in the reading writing content areas this basic writing course emphasizes the critical reading thinking and writing competencies needed to produce clear concise english prose color correction and keying rs3346 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites motion graphics i the disciplines used in creating and compositing video shot on a blue or green screen are covered in this course more sophisticated methods are introduced for color correcting and adjusting video to produce seamless composites the course reinforces compositing concepts techniques and vocabulary that students have learned in previous courses each student produces a final edited project using these skills topics include various methods of keying matte extraction garbage-matting track mattes traveling mattes rgb color space and color correction color theory cc1303 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites none this course explores color theory including additive and subtractive color theory students concentrate on color and its relationship to composition in a variety of formats and media compositing rs3320 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites motion graphics i this is an introduction to the concepts and vocabulary of compositing students explore a variety of techniques to create and implement cgi into live action computer-aided design ­ two-dimensional rs2305 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites introduction to computer-aided design ­ two-dimensional this is a continuation of introduction to computer-aided design ­ two-dimensional students use autocad to generate twodimensional drawings applicable to interior design computer-aided industrial design it2380 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites mechanical drawing students apply two-dimensional computeraided design and drafting to the development of accurate drawings and layouts for prototypes computer-aided modeling it2367 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites computer-aided industrial design students explore the use of various designrelated software programs that professional designers use to create basic shapes layouts and computer-generated renderings computer-aided rendering it3320 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites computer-aided industrial design students explore digital media and design and render product designs computer applications cc1306 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites none students are introduced to computer software packages operating systems and computer equipment such as printers scanners and external drives students use the internet as a research and networking tool computer applications ­ design it1382 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites none computers are used to create and manipulate images for design applications computer graphics it2360 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites computer applications ­ design this course examines the principles and concepts governing visual communications students use computer applications to apply their knowledge of graphics to two and threedimensional design projects computer portfolio and presentation it4383 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites permission of the department chair students develop prepare and revise a professional quality portfolio students develop digital portfolio projects using computergenerated presentation techniques computer rendering id3384 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites intro to computer-aided design ­ two-dimensional this course introduces skills in computer rendering that simulate a variety of materials to produce professional presentations computerized patternmaking and draping fn3320 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites intermediate patternmaking the course focuses on patternmaking and utilizing industry-standard software concept design rs1350 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites layout design this course emphasizes the conceptualization process of art and its function in solving problems student use creative problem solving and research techniques specifically problem identification analysis brainstorming and idea refinement concept drawing it1384 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites fundamentals of drawing students use various techniques and media to improve their creative processes visual presentations and ability to transform concept ideas into finished designs concepts and theories of culinary techniques cu1303 3 quarter credit hours corequisites introduction to culinary skills sanitation and safety this is an overview of the history and historical figures important to the restaurant industry students focus on theories associated with receiving and storage of food items emphasis is placed on classical knife cuts procedures for soup sauces and stock making basic cooking theory as it pertains to the preparation of vegetables starches meat fish eggs and poultry is presented concepts in motion design md3334 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites interactive motion scripting this is an introduction to motion design concepts and techniques students create interactive motion using basic principles of design for timeline-based media conceptual imagery gr2366 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites principles of digital photography digital image manipulation digital illustration this course focuses on how messages can be constructed through images using subject matter context juxtaposition editing scale color and composition materials and technologies are explored conceptual storytelling rs3365 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites none this is an introduction to storytelling and the components of a story the goal is to develop storytelling skills and an understanding of story form consumer behavior rs2329 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites fundamentals of marketing this course examines the cultural social and individual variables involved in consumer behavior it also reviews how such variables are incorporated into buyer decision processes and marketing practices contracts negotiations and copyright law rs2366 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites none this course explores the current laws concerning contracts and copyright in addition students are introduced to the negotiation of successful business agreements cooking/dining room externship cu3328 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites permission of the culinary director or academic advisor students observe and participate in the operation of a prosperous foodservice business students apply professional skills gaining experience to enter and become successful in the foodservice industry corporate identity rs3343 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites graphic symbolism students conduct an analysis of corporate objectives to develop a structured corporate image system including designing logos and other business communication applications corporate/industrial photography ph2350 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites location photography students explore the special needs and challenges of the corporate and industrial photographer through a variety of assignments students shoot and produce assignments related to annual reports that include executive portraiture corporate events architectural and product photography corporate programming and design id3343 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites design development ­ residential design development ­ commercial students develop solutions to complex commercial interior design problems that involve problem identification research programming preliminary design and design development creative concepts ph3325 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites photographic design this is an exploration of image concepts content symbolism and narrative potential of photography students investigate possible photographic solutions to problems of communication and self-expression critical thinking gs1402 4 quarter credit hours prerequisites none students identify and use critical-thinking skills processes and techniques that will assist them in their careers and personal lives students develop their ability to investigate and evaluate thinking from different viewpoints and synthesize their own positions based on the evidence available also students practice techniques that enable them to maximize the results they create in any long-term learning experience while identifying analyzing and formulating solutions to problems as they arise current designers rs2339 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites none students analyze the dynamics of world famous designers they relate designer garment silhouettes to historical events and artistic time periods as inspirations for collections current topics rs3367 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites permission of the department chair topics are addressed as they arise based on important artistic or technological trends and developments within the digital video industry darkroom lab techniques ph1313 3 quarter credits prerequisites concurrent registration with ph1330 large-format photography this course introduces students to the classic black and white darkroom using silver based photographic films and papers students will learn how to hand process film create contact sheets and produce fine black and white prints print toning presentation techniques archival finishing and storage are also explored design basics three-dimensional id1354 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites fundamentals of design architectural drafting i this course presents three-dimensional design basics students build three-dimensional models of interior and architectural spaces from blueprints design development ­ commercial id3310 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites introduction to space planning interior design rendering students explore the design development phase of the design process students work through the process of designing a commercial space in complete detail from conceptualizing to fully developing the detailed interior spaces the course focuses on the interrelationships and the elements of three-dimensional space planning materials detailing furnishings and code application design development ­ residential id2358 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites introduction to space planning interior design rendering students explore the design development phase of the design process students work through the process of designing a residential space in complete detail from conceptualization to fully developing the detailed interior spaces the course focuses on the interrelationships and the elements of three-dimensional space planning materials detailing furnishings and code application design for interactive media rs2313 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites basic web design this course explores the role of twodimensional animation in the production of interactive projects students fine-tune their skills in scripting and storyboarding and design an animated prototype using interactive multimedia software design for media production dm2324 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites none this course introduces topics pertaining to media production from a design perspective students examine production concepts through creative visual storytelling and production value design history rs2391 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites permission of the department chair this course examines the influences of social trends historical events technological developments illustration typographic design architectural design photography and fashion students explore a variety of major design influences design management externship dmg4362 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites permission of the department chair students apply acquired subject matter and career/professional skills in a real and practical situation with the opportunity to observe and participate in the operation of a company related to their field of study students gain experience needed to enter design management design management seminar strategic design dmg4382 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites permission of the department chair current thinking and practices in the design management industry are examined through case studies design management studio dmg3381 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites leadership and teambuilding managing creativity and innovation using both their studio skills and business knowledge students work on projects for nonprofit organizations design marketing rs4320 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites permission of the department chair students explore theories methods and strategies for effectively selling a product the course focuses on concepts of product price promotion distribution and benefits as they relate to advertising students examine budgets various management styles techniques and trends in the industry design studio menswear fn4360 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites none this course focuses on design and construction of apparel for the men s market design team rs4357 3 quarter credit hours prerequisites permission of the department chair this is a client-based projects course in which students use their knowledge of design typography and production techniques to complete a team project students apply communications teamwork and organizational skills similar to industry experience students work cooperatively to achieve a common goal the ar t i nstitu te of c olorado 2009-2011 66 67 the art insti tute of colora do 2009-2011