Summer Full Semester
ARCH1023 Introduction to Modern Architecture and Design (3 cr hrs; BoK: HP, HU)
001 100528 Online
This on-line course is a survey course designed for students who are not majoring in architecture, to provide an introduction to the fundamental issues, personalities, and buildings that were involved in the history of the evolution of European and American modern architecture and design. It is intended to enhance a student's understanding and appreciation of the art of architecture and the issues that impact upon its production. The course will briefly introduce students to the major architectural movements that preceded the Modern Movement and establish a reference and context from which Modernism emerged.
DAAP2011 Fundamentals of Photography Design for non-DAAP majors (3 cr hrs; BoK: FA)
001 102901 S 9:00a-10:50a
002 102902 T 6:00p-8:50p
Explore the visual fundamentals of photographic design. Learn how to effectively use F-stops, shutter speed, ISO, and the various modes of a digital camera to improve your photographs and communicate your ideas. Investigate compositional techniques as they relate to photographing people, the landscape, and movement. Discover how line, form, value, color, and texture can be organized to enhance visual communication and improve interpretation.
FAA1033 Basic Digital Photography for non-DAAP majors (4 cr hrs; BoK: FA)
001 102661 MW 8:00a-10:50a
This course comprises lectures and exercises in basic digital photographic technology and aesthetics for non-DAAP majors. The emphasis is on the camera, including camera settings, exposure and focus controls, and composition. Students must provide their own cameras which have a minimum of 6 megapixels, optical zoom, and manual mode OR exposure compensation capability.
FAA1034 Basic Ceramic Handbuilding for non-DAAP majors (4 cr hrs; BoK: FA)
001 102663 TR 8:00a-10:50a
This course will provide an introduction to hand forming and the technical processes of working with clay. Students will explore handbuilding with terra cotta as a way to make both functional and expressive works out of clay. We will work with many different building methods, such as coiling, pinch pots, slab building, and the use of molds. This class is will also focus on different methods of decorating and glazing earthenware. No prior ceramic experience is needed for this course.
FAA1035 Basic Video Production for non-DAAP majors (4 cr hrs; BoK: FA)
001 102664 MW 2:00p-4:50p
This is a beginning level class for non-DAAP students. The class covers the fundamentals of video production including basic camera work, sound recording, editing, and DVD authoring. Students will complete several short exercises over the course of the class. Students would provide their own cameras and/or borrow them from Langsam Library.
FAA1036 Basic Sculpture for non-DAAP majors (4 cr hrs; BoK: FA)
001 102660 TR 2:00p-4:50p
This course provides a foundation to sculpture as a three-dimensional medium of expression. In learning fundamental principles of sculpture and gaining familiarity with the use and safety requirements of various tools, materials, and techniques, students will explore a range of approaches to fabricating art in a studio workshop setting. By introducing students to significant examples of contemporary three-dimensional art the course will enable them to develop a personal approach to making sculpture. Concepts pertaining to sculptural form, scale, movement, surface, content, and function will be explored.
FAA1040 Basic Painting for non-DAAP majors (4 cr hrs)
001 102662 TR 2:00p-4:50p
This course is an introduction to the medium of painting, understood as representing the three-dimensional world on a two-dimensional support, using oil paints in a full set of colors. You will become familiar with the qualities of oil paint, mediums, color mixing, paint application, canvas preparation, grounds, supports and various painting materials. This class allows you to build your skill level through studio practice and assignments.
FAA6004 Special 3D Studio (4 cr hrs)
001 102946 F 8:00a-12:00p
A 3D studio that concentrates on a specific conceptually-based strategy for making art, emphasizing an interdisciplinary creative environment within which to explore art. This summer the course will look at solving problems with the iconic DIY material, duct tape.
Summer Semester Session A: June 2 – July 3
ARTH1001 History of Art I (3 cr hrs; BoK: FA, HP)
002 102545 Online
This is the first of the two-semester survey of world art. It covers movements, monuments, and figures in art and architecture between ca. 25,000 B.C. & ca. 1300. Students will learn to appreciate and analyze the formal qualities of the important works of art and architecture. They will also learn to investigate how these creations reflect contemporary social, political, religious, and philosophical contexts.
FAA1053 Basic Printmaking for non-DAAP majors (4 cr hrs; BoK: FA)
002 102919 MTWR 9:00a-12:00p
This course provides an introduction to the art and technique of basic printmaking as a medium of artistic expression. Course activities include lectures, demonstrations, critiques, studio work and viewing of original prints. Extensive hands-on experience with a range of techniques will be experienced through assigned projects and critiques that encourage the integration of concept and technique. The course format includes a one-hour seminar and a two-hour studio.
HORT3045 Urban Landscape V: Interiors (3 cr hrs)
001 101557 MW 6:00-9:00pm
This course introduces students to the benefits, planning, and design of interior landscaping in commercial and institutional buildings. Lectures and field studies will review the identification and culture of foliage plants for interior plantings and living walls, and the fundamental issues of planning, design, installation, and maintenance of interior landscapes.
HORT4082 Introduction to Wine (3 cr hrs)
001 101616 TR 6:30-9:30pm
This course is an introduction to wine and a review of many aspects of wine that are influenced by and influencing culture, history, geography, and economies. Through readings and discussion, this course reviews wine-making, health issues, the senses and their responses to wine, wine and food, and the taste of wine. Wine tastings of over 50 examples are designed to present practical experience with how vinification, viticulture, and terroir express themselves in the glass, as well as the differences that vintage, clonal origin and country of origin influence the flavors and textures of the final product. A fee is required to cover the cost of course materials. Students must be 21 years of age or older.
Summer Semester Session B: July 7 – August 9
ARTH1002 History of Art II (3 cr hrs; BoK: FA, HP)
001 102546 Online
This is the second of the two-semester survey of world art. It covers movements, monuments, and figures in art and architecture from the 14th century to the 21st century. Students will learn to appreciate and analyze the formal qualities of the important works of art and architecture. They will also learn to investigate how these creations reflect contemporary social, political, religious, and philosophical contexts.
HORT4080 Introduction to Beer (3 cr hrs)
001 101597 TR 6:00-9:00p
This course is an introduction to beer and the many aspects of beer brewing and drinking that are influenced by culture, history, and geography. Through brewery tours, we will learn the art and science of beer making and ingredients. Through field trips to the Brewery District in Over-the-Rhine we will see how beer has influenced Cincinnati culture and urban form. Beers from around the world will be discussed and tasted to demonstrate a wide range of beer styles, ingredients, and cultural preferences. Students will learn to describe the taste of beer and develop their palette to assess a beer for appearance, aroma, and flavor. Students must be 21 years of age or older. A fee will be charged to cover the cost of materials.
Summer Semester Flex Session: (class dates vary)
FAA6003 Special Studio – 3D Creativity & Change: Building & Crafting Sustainable Neighborhoods (4* cr hrs)
001 102548 MWF 9:00a-2:30p (May 12- June 20)
A 3D studio that concentrates on a specific conceptually-based strategy for making art, emphasizing an interdisciplinary creative environment within which to explore art.
HORT1010 Horticulture Science I (3 cr hrs; BoK: NS)
001 102649 F 5:00-9:00p (June 13- June 14)
S 9:00a-6:10p (June 13- June 14)
F 5:00p-9:00p (May 30- June 1)
SU 9:00a-6:10p (May 30- June 1)
This course is an introduction to basic horticulture science concepts and principles including the development, growth, distribution, and utilization of fruits, vegetables, and ornamental plants. The course will focus on botanical concepts of plant structure, growth, and development, and the plants' response to environmental conditions and management techniques.
Note: All Horticulture classes (HORT****) are open to all UC students, provided they have met the appropriate prerequisites or have permission of the instructor. A number of courses in Urban Planning (PLAN****) may also be taken with permission of the instructor.