paper sheets,forms,paintings and other techniques.Technique,con- cept and aesthetics will be discussed and used as a foundation for composition,execution and formal analysis in critiques.
ARTS 231 Painting I
Prerequisites:ARTS 100 or VISC 111 and ARTS 102 or VISC 101. An introductory course aimed at the development of painting skills, techniques,and aesthetic sensibilities.Explores and experiments with basic painting mediums,which may include:watercolors, acrylics,and oils in varying degrees.Builds visual thinking skills and methods for channeling creative energies that enable a lifetime of
personal artistic expression. ARTS 232 Painting II
Prerequisites:ARTS 231.An extension of the skills and concepts introduced in Painting I.Emphasis is on individual experimentation and the development of more advanced critical and technical skills in the discipline.Course continues to build visual thinking skills and methods for channeling creative energies that further enable a life- time of personal artistic expression.
ARTS 241 Ceramics: Handbuilding I
Prerequisite:ARTS 103. This course is designed to introduce the techniques,processes and aesthetic concerns of ceramics as a studio art medium. Students will complete a number of original works using basic hand building techniques,as well as earthenware glaz- ing and firing processes.Technique,concept and aesthetics will be discussed and used as a foundation for composition,execution and
formal analysis in critiques. ARTS 250 Fine Arts Portfolio
Prerequisites:Program Chair Approval. Final course of program before graduation that prepares the student for transfer to another University environment and to begin exhibiting and working profes- sionally. Course covers artist resume development,artist statement, artwork presentation:digital and in-hand,along with some of the business aspects of being an artist.A polished presentation with portfolio is the final for this course.
ASTR 101 Solar System Astronomy TransferIN 3 Credits Prerequisites:Demonstrated competency through appropriate assessment or earning a grade of“C”or better in ENGL 025,ENGL 032,and MATH 044 or MATH 015.Survey of the history of astrono- my, astronomical cycles and phenomena,astronomical instruments, formation and evolution of the planets and their satellites,compar- ative planetology,asteroids,comets,meteors,the sun,origin of the solar system and its place in the galaxy and the universe.
AUBR 101 Body Repair I
Prerequisites:None.Corequisite:AUBR 125.Examines characteristics
of body metals and includes installation of moldings,ornaments, and fasteners with emphasis on sheet metal analysis and safety.
AUBR 103 Automotive Paint Fundamentals
Prerequisites:None.Introduces auto paint considerations with emphasis on the handling of materials and equipment in modern
AUBR 104 Collision Damage Analysis and Repair
Prerequisites:None.Provides instruction in analyzing extensive body damage and determining the tools and procedures needed to replace panels.
AUBR 105 Conventional Frame Diagnosis and Correction
Prerequisites:AUBR 125 or Program Advisor Approval.Covers the use
of tools,frame machines and equipment for frame and chassis repair.Includes study of terms pertaining to front suspension and rear axle.Describes uses of frame gauges and other measuring
devices. AUBR 110 Auto Body Power Tools
Prerequisites:None.Covers diagnosis of problems associated with
the use of power tools in auto body work. AUBR 111 Auto Body Hydraulic Tools
Prerequisites:None.Provides instruction in the selection,use and
maintenance of hydraulic tools for auto body repair. AUBR 114 Collision Damage Lab
Prerequisites:AUBR 104.Provides opportunities to develop skills and knowledge in the area of collision damage analysis and repair.
AUBR 115 Auto Body Circuits
Prerequisites:None.Includes fundamentals of electrical theory,auto-
motive components and circuits,and troubleshooting techniques. Emphasizes battery construction,function and operation.
AUBR 117 Auto Paint Lab
Prerequisites:AUBR 103 and AUBR 107.Develops auto-painting skills with emphasis on materials and equipment handling.
AUBR 121 Unibody Repair Lab
Prerequisites:None.Develops skills and knowledge in the area of
unibody structural analysis and repairs.
AUBR 122 Conventional Frame and Unibody Structural Analysis
Prerequisites:None.Includes the use of tools,frame machines and equipment for frame and chassis repair.Includes study of terms per- taining to front suspension and rear axle.Describes the uses of frame gauges,tram identification and other measuring and fixtur- ing systems;straightening systems and techniques;mechanical component service and knowledge of suspension and steering sys- tems on front wheel drive unibody vehicles.
AUBR 125 Automotive Body Welding
Prerequisite:None.Provides basic skills and fundamental knowledge in oxy-fuel welding,cutting,brazing and plasma cutting,gas metal arc welding,squeeze type resistance welding,exterior panel welding and I-CAR welding test preparation.This course is designed for auto service and body technicians. Emphasizes safe practices in ox-fuel and specific welding processes in the automotive body repair field.
AUBR 206 Automotive Body Welding
Prerequisites:AUBR 101.Introduces fundamentals of using hand and power tools in the repair of minor collision damage,with emphasis
on safety. AUBR 207 Automotive Painting Technology
Prerequisites:AUBR 103 and Program Advisor Approval.Provides instruction on the total refinishing of an automobile with emphasis
on advanced and specialty painting techniques.
AUBR 208 Unibody Structural Analysis and Repair
Prerequisites:None.Covers unibody repair,identification and analy- sis of damage,measuring and fixing systems,straightening systems and techniques,mechanical component service and knowledge of suspension and steering systems on front-wheel-drive unibody
vehicles. AUBR 209 Collision Damage Appraising
Prerequisites:None.Provides instruction in analyzing extensive body damage and determining the tools and procedures needed to
replace panels. AUBR 220 Fiberglass Plastic Repair
Prerequisites:None.Introduces types of fiberglass and plastic mate- rials used in auto body repair. Covers both interior and exterior
applications. AUBR 227 Custom Paint Applications
Prerequisite:AUBR 103.Provides instruction and interaction on application of custom finishes to metal and composite materials.
AUTC 101 Steering and Suspension
Prerequisites:None. The objective of this course will be to study dif- ferent steering and suspension systems used on vehicles.Students will study steering and suspension components,power steering units,principles of four-wheel alignment,tire repair and wheel bal- ancing. The course will emphasize professional methods of diagnosis
and repair for related components. AUTC 102 Two and Four Wheel Alignment
Prerequisites:None.Covers the principles of two- and four-wheel alignment and wheel balance.Emphasizes practical work experience in the lab covering all the alignment angles.